Mountain Brook Schools

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Lexi Coon.

Superintendent Dicky Barlow said the school system is constantly working to improve security measures for both students and faculty at the schools. more

Feb 26, 2018 9:34 PM News 2 Comments

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Courtesy of NWS.

Superintendent Dicky Barlow said they have been able to identify icy roads in the Mountain Brook area and canceled school "out of an abundance of caution." more

Jan 16, 2018 8:33 PM Schools

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Lexi Coon.

While no formal decisions were made, local council members and city officials were able to express their concerns to their representatives. more

Jan 4, 2018 4:19 PM News 1 Comments

Micah Mumford, an employee of Mountain Brook High School for 10 years, lost everything in a house fire on the morning of Dec. 7. Now, the community is raising money to help him and his cousin rebuild. more

Dec 8, 2017 1:25 PM Schools

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Due to inclement weather and possibly snow accumulation, Mountain Brook Schools are closed for all of Friday, Dec. 8. more

Dec 7, 2017 8:54 PM 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 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


Lexi Coon

The Mountain Brook Board of Education met on the afternoon of June 12 to elect new board officers. more

Jun 12, 2017 4:56 PM Schools 1 Comments

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

The event saw performances from local bands Kate and the Howlers and Riverbend, as well as a bounce house, dunk tank, ice cream, and of course, birthday cake. more

May 7, 2017 10:23 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Margaret Hudson.

Several Mountain Brook schools shared their annual Writers’ Festival on Feb. 28 through March 2, sponsored by the PTO. more

Apr 26, 2017 2:04 PM Schools


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This May, Mountain Brook turns 75. To mark this occasion, the city, Mountain Brook Schools, the Emmet O’Neal Library and the Chamber of Commerce are coming together for a month-long celebration. more

Apr 26, 2017 11:23 AM People

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

This year's showcase had 75 booths with each grade from Mountain Brook Schools represented. more

Apr 24, 2017 7:04 PM Schools


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The closures came hours after Gov. Robert Bentley declared a state of emergency for Alabama, as many of the storms are tracking to cover a majority of the state. more

Apr 4, 2017 8:13 PM News

Mountain Brook City Schools

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On April 24 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., approximately 75 booths of students from all grades will be in Crestline to share with community members what they have been learning in school. more

Mar 30, 2017 2:16 PM Schools

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

The rates for the taxes would remain the same and would continue to fund nearly 40 percent of the school system's total revenues. more

Mar 6, 2017 4:02 PM News

Mountian Brook Places

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Superintendent Dicky Barlow encouraged all Mountain Brook voters to go out on March 7 and vote in favor of renewing the existing county and district-wide taxes, which in total brings in about $18.5 million to Mountain Brook schools. more

Feb 28, 2017 10:50 AM Schools

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Committee members discussed proposed plans for both the MBJH football field and the MBHS baseball field, but did not finalize any decisions. more

Feb 10, 2017 10:52 AM News

Students are to report at 11 a.m. and teachers are to report at 10:30 a.m. more

Jan 8, 2017 7:25 PM Schools

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By Keith McCoy

The city of Mountain Brook will be observing the holidays with various closings. more

Dec 19, 2016 2:05 PM News

City City Hall 1

By Keith McCoy

To celebrate Thanksgiving, many city buildings throughout Mountain Brook will be closed beginning on Thursday. more

Nov 22, 2016 2:56 PM News

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