Mountain Brook Elementary



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

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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

In May, the PTO leadership of Mountain Brook Elementary met for a brunch at the home of Bragan Petrey. more

Aug 8, 2017 2:54 PM Mountain Brook Elementary 1 Comments

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Photo courtesy of Kate Mather.

Three students from Cindy Peavy’s Mountain Brook Elementary third-grade class won awards in the Poetry Society of Virginia’s annual student poetry contest. more

Aug 8, 2017 2:45 PM Mountain Brook Elementary

This year’s activities included Cloudland Canyon, caving, Desoto Falls, cliff caves, lots of hiking and much more. more

Jul 26, 2017 9:56 AM Mountain Brook Elementary


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The sixth-grade graduating class at Mountain Brook Elementary presented Disney’s “High School Musical Jr.” on May 9-11 for students, parents and friends. more

Jul 25, 2017 12:08 PM Mountain Brook Elementary


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Legacy is the newest member of the Lancer League, which is made up of five different student leadership organizations. more

Jul 25, 2017 12:06 PM Mountain Brook Elementary

Two MBE students auditioned and were selected to perform in the annual orchestra event at the Moody School of Music at the University of Alabama. more

Jul 25, 2017 12:01 PM Mountain Brook Elementary


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Mountain Brook Elementary first-graders organized a service project to show appreciation for the Mountain Brook police and fire departments. more

May 23, 2017 11:01 AM Mountain Brook Elementary


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On a scale of one to five, Mountain Brook Elementary School music specialist Shari Dorsett gave MBE a “5++” during her exit interview. more

Apr 26, 2017 2:10 PM Mountain Brook Elementary


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MBE students participated in the annual Jump Rope for Heart in February and raised a record-breaking $15,295 for the American Heart Association. more

Apr 26, 2017 1:59 PM Mountain Brook Elementary

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Ryne Olson attended Mountain Brook Elementary from kindergarten to 3rd grade. more

Apr 14, 2017 11:50 AM Mountain Brook Elementary 2 Comments

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

BWF had a record number of entries this year with 271 total entries. more

Mar 23, 2017 2:30 PM Mountain Brook Elementary

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The Mountain Brook youth wrestling team placed third overall at the Team USA Alabama State Championships on Feb. 3, a feat never achieved previously in Mountain Brook youth wrestling history. more

Mar 23, 2017 2:27 PM Mountain Brook Elementary

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Photo by Allyson Martin.

This year, MBE received the acclaimed “Leader in Me” Lighthouse School status. more

Mar 23, 2017 2:17 PM Mountain Brook Elementary

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Photo courtesy of Shaun Flynn.

In January, the MBE third-grade students led a food donation drive to collect items for the UAB Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Hospital Food Pantry. more

Feb 22, 2017 1:26 PM Mountain Brook Elementary


Photo courtesy of Shaun Flynn.

In September, fifth- and sixth-grade students enrolled in the PAGE program at MBE entered a competition in which students in grades 4-12 throughout the state of Alabama participated in a virtual simulation of buying and selling stocks. more

Feb 22, 2017 12:56 PM Mountain Brook Elementary 3 Comments


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Twenty-five MBE students competed in the local spelling bee Nov. 29. more

Jan 25, 2017 2:03 PM Mountain Brook Elementary


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The MBE Robotics Team participated in the VEX Oak Mountain School Qualifying Competition on Nov. 15. more

Jan 25, 2017 1:48 PM Mountain Brook Elementary