Crestline Elementary



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Photo by Laurie King.

A growing trend in educational settings is the concept of student-led parent-teacher conferences. Like many schools across the country, Crestline Elementary held parent conference days following the first nine weeks of school. more

Dec 13, 2017 10:27 AM Crestline Elementary

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Photo courtesy of Lindsay Cutshall.

Crestline fourth graders participated in a multi-faceted walking field trip. Before embarking on the field trip, the students brainstormed and discussed all of the ways that the fire and police departments help the Mountain Brook community. more

Dec 13, 2017 10:00 AM Crestline Elementary

Crestline Elementary recently hosted more than 100 members of its PTO Grand Circle for a fall luncheon. more

Dec 13, 2017 9:52 AM Crestline Elementary

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Photo by Luanne Wall.

Teachers are always looking for ways to help their students become lifelong learners. Physical education teachers are no different. more

Dec 13, 2017 9:47 AM Crestline Elementary


Photo courtesy of Caroline Springfield.

This was an introductory unit on the engineering design process. more

Nov 16, 2017 11:25 AM Crestline Elementary

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Photo by Taylor Brown, courtesy of Caroline Springfield.

When school began Aug. 15, Crestline Elementary School welcomed 26 new children, representing 20 families, across all grade levels. more

Oct 27, 2017 3:53 PM Crestline Elementary

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Photo courtesy of Caroline Springfield.

The first day of school is exciting and terrifying all in the same breath. Despite being the largest elementary school in the district, Crestline Elementary is truly a neighborhood school. more

Oct 27, 2017 3:51 PM Crestline Elementary

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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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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

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Photo courtesy of Caroline Springfield.

The school year may have ended on May 23, however teaching never stops.  Throughout the summer, the doors of Crestline Elementary were opened for learning. more

Aug 8, 2017 3:01 PM Crestline Elementary

As July comes to a close and August begins children, parents and teachers all begin anticipating the beginning of a new school year. more

Aug 8, 2017 2:59 PM Crestline Elementary


Photo courtesy of Caroline Springfield.

For more than a decade, music teachers Laura Butler and Janet Nelson have been coaching their sixth-grade students to create a student performance of a well-known musical. more

Jul 26, 2017 9:10 AM Crestline Elementary


Photo courtesy of Caroline Springfield.

Located just 15 miles north of Birmingham, Turkey Creek Nature Preserve was established through a partnership between the state’s Forever Wild Program and the Freshwater Land trust and is co-managed by the Environmental Center at Birmingham Southern. more

Jul 26, 2017 9:07 AM Crestline Elementary


Photo courtesy of Mary Evans.

Character and citizenship are highly esteemed at Crestline School. Each year, two exemplary sixth graders are awarded for these qualities at the Sixth Grade Recognition Program. more

Jun 23, 2017 3:58 PM Crestline Elementary


Photo courtesy of Mary Evans.

A longstanding tradition at Crestline is the Cougar Walk. On the last day of school, the sixth graders walk the halls one last time to say a final farewell to their teachers and school. more

Jun 23, 2017 3:56 PM Crestline Elementary


Photo courtesy of Mary Evans.

Crestline fourth-grade students recently entertained and educated audiences about Alabama’s rich history. more

May 23, 2017 11:00 AM Crestline Elementary

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The award recipient should show strong work ethic, joyful disposition, seek to ensure other's needs come before their own and exemplify other qualities demonstrated by Lewis. more

May 1, 2017 8:38 PM Crestline Elementary 5 Comments

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Courtesy of Laurie King.

The Jerome Lewis Legacy award will be given to a faculty member of Crestline Elementary who exemplifies Lewis' characteristics. more

Apr 25, 2017 3:40 PM Crestline Elementary


Photo courtesy of Mary Evans.

This initiative was spearheaded at Crestline by librarian Ruth Moore. more

Mar 23, 2017 2:02 PM Crestline Elementary