Sarah Whiteside, Head of The Altamont School, is the winner of the 2017 Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS) Distinguished Service Award. more

Oct 17, 2017 10:04 AM Mountain Brook Elementary

Stephen Russell

Photos courtesy of Stephen Russell.

The Real World Writers Series, hosted by the MBHS Library and Writing Center, aims to bring speakers from various professions to speak about writing in their professional worlds: beyond the world of schooling. more

Oct 17, 2017 10:00 AM MBHS 1 Comments

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Of the 403 students who participated in AP testing, Brooks said 88.2 percent of them scored a 3 or higher on the exams, which is more than 20 percent above the global average. more

Oct 16, 2017 5:35 PM Schools

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

Ranger PTO hosted parents for the first "PTO Parent Pop-In” Sept. 6 in the BWF auditorium. The PTO Parent Pop-Ins are quarterly gatherings to strengthen the connection between home and school. more

Oct 12, 2017 11:16 AM Brookwood Forest

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Photo courtesy of Christina Smith.

Cherokee Bend Elementary School students were excited to collect needed items for our Florida neighbors affected by Hurricane Irma. more

Oct 12, 2017 10:51 AM Cherokee Bend

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Photo courtesy of Laurie King.

On Monday Aug. 21, students at Crestline Elementary, not unlike most school children across the southeast, viewed the solar eclipse. more

Oct 12, 2017 10:47 AM Crestline Elementary

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Photo courtesy of Caroline Springfield.

Under the guidance of Crestline’s PAGE teacher, Ms. Phillips, sixth grade students Frederic Smith, John Killebrew Roberts and Kenneth Robinson created a short film for their Filmaking Elective. more

Oct 12, 2017 10:42 AM Crestline Elementary

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Photo courtesy of Kate Mather.

Some enterprising young salespeople decided to put their talents to good use on a beautiful weekend in September by raising money for the Mountain Brook Elementary Boosterthon. more

Oct 12, 2017 10:36 AM Mountain Brook Elementary 1 Comments

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Photo courtesy of Kate Mather.

The new school year brings many new faces to MBE, both students and teachers. more

Oct 12, 2017 10:32 AM Mountain Brook Elementary


Photo courtesy of Monica Sargent.

The American Geographical Society (AGS) named Mountain Brook Junior High's Lisa Lewis a 2017 AGS Geography Teacher Fellow. more

Oct 12, 2017 10:27 AM MBJH

Mountain Brook resident Isabel Coleman and Vestavia Hills resident Matthew Hamrick were announced recently as Semifinalists in the 63rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. more

Oct 12, 2017 10:05 AM Private Schools

Dr. Wisely

Photo by Madison Miller.

This program is intended for parents who want a deeper understanding of the disorder. However, the series has been attended by educators, pediatricians, nurses, and social workers. more

Sep 20, 2017 11:47 AM Schools

Mountain Brook BOE

Photo by Jesse Chambers

The school budget should have a surplus of about $221,000 for the 2017-2018 school year, according to Superintendent Dicky Barlow. more

Sep 18, 2017 9:06 PM Schools

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Photos courtesy of Josh Watkins.

While technology is changing, teaching does too. But not just teaching styles — the content changes as well. So to keep students up to speed, teachers are working to educate students on how to effectively and safely use the internet. more

Sep 12, 2017 6:07 PM Crestline Elementary

Mountain Brook City Schools

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The school day is scheduled to start on Tuesday, Sept. 12 at 10 a.m. more

Sep 11, 2017 3:56 PM Schools

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

This year's class features a mix of 20 juniors and seniors from Mountain Brook High School. more

Aug 17, 2017 5:15 PM MBHS

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Photo courtesy of Jimmy McGowan.

Mountain Brook Junior High ninth-grader Caroline Parker won Best of 3-D/Craft in the State Visual Arts Achievement Program 2017 for her sculpture. more

Aug 17, 2017 3:10 PM MBJH


Photo courtesy of Cate Cullen.

Rep. Gary Palmer has announced 14 students from Alabama’s sixth congressional district who have received offers and will attend one of the United States Service Academies for their higher education and serve at least five years in the military. more

Aug 17, 2017 2:51 PM Schools


Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

Brookwood Forest Elementary held the annual Forest Fling on April 21. Students, teachers and staff had a lot of fun. more

Aug 17, 2017 2:47 PM Brookwood Forest

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

The halls of Brookwood Forest Elementary were filled with excitement getting ready for the new school year. more

Aug 17, 2017 2:38 PM Brookwood Forest

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