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Submitted by Emily Bebenek

In December of 2016, the band was invited to Hawaii to be a part of the commemoration of the 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor, comprised of a few select bands from across the nation and the world. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

MBJH’s James Salvant earns international recognition for work in robotics programs. more

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Courtesy of Suzan Brandt.

In total, there will be 13 speakers at the event, 12 of whom are students. Writer Kari Kampakis will also be presenting. more

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Lexi Coon.

Five writing students from MBJH, in addition to the Spartanettes and the Dorians, were recognized for their achievements at this month's Board of Education meeting. more

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On Sunday, Dec. 10, the Girls and Boys Mountain Brook Junior High eighth grade basketball teams gathered to shop for the Sugar Plum Shoppe at Children’s Hospital of Alabama. more

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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

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-Submitted by Monica Sargent

When Mountain Brook Junior High students were asked how their experience at MBJH could be improved, many students expressed a desire to have more outdoor space, especially during the lunch period. more

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Months before the seventh-graders walk through the doors of the Mountain Brook Junior High on the first day of school, MBJH begins to prepare those students and parents for the transition from elementary school to junior high. more

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

The board congratulated many students on their accomplishments as well as heard updates regarding the MBJH outdoor dining facility, the student survey and summer professional development opportunities. more

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

With the guidance of Magic Moments and the MBJH Magic Moments Club, Spartan students surprised 7 year-old Emily Chumley with a trip to Disney World. more

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Photo courtesy of Monica Sargent.

This year’s Mountain Brook Junior High Art Forms allowed students the opportunity to show off their talents. more

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Courtesy of Monica Sargent

The winners were highlighted in the annual showcase on Jan. 27, where they performed for friends and family. more

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

MBJH 9th-grader Nancy North publishes 1st poetry book. more

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Photo courtesy of Wendy Barze.

The seventh-grade basketball teams at MBJH recently participated in a Holiday Service Project benefiting The Sugar Plum Shop at Children’s of Alabama hospital. more

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Photo courtesy of Anne Mitchell Welch.

The program began over four years ago when a student at Mountain Brook Junior High and teacher Mrs. Ginny Bakken both felt a longing to serve the community. more

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Photo courtesy of Hayley Young.

For 19 years, he has taught boys and girls physical education classes there. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Molly Russell is not your average eighth-grade girl at Mountain Brook Junior High School. The 13-year-old defies obstacles daily as she struggles with Type 1 diabetes and the drawbacks that sometimes come from it. more

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Photo courtesy of Hayley Young.

Adam Johnson, a Mountain Brook Junior High math teacher, was recently named as one of the Top 100 Flipped Learning Global Initiative Educators and one of 50 Worldwide Flipped Global Ambassadors. more

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Pamela Pugh, a ninth-grade English teacher at Mountain Brook Junior High, wanted to help her students strengthen their ability to use the spoken word and become more engaged in the learning process. more

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Photo by Ted Melton.

Strewn across Mountain Brook High School head football coach Chris Yeager’s office are pieces of mail from various institutions across the country, all wanting one thing: a look at his tall, gifted running back, Harold Joiner. more

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