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Highlands School (Highlands) announced it successfully completed its 60th anniversary capital campaign — raising more than $5 million. Read more

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On Jan. 26, students from Highlands third grade, fourth grade and fifth grade participated in the Perennial Math tournament in Sylacauga. Read more

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Submitted by Julie Beckwith

Amrita Lakhanpal, a senior at The Altamont School, was selected as a 2019 National Honorable Mention (NHM) recipient of the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) Award for Aspirations in Computing. Read more

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Submitted by Julie Beckwith

Sameer Sultan and Ahad Bashir, 11th-grade students at The Altamont School, earned a 36 on the ACT, the highest possible composite score. Read more

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Submitted by Janey Diuguid

On Dec. 14, our eighth-grade students had the chance to leave a lasting mark on our new Student Life Center during a “Topping Out” ceremony. Read more

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Where do rocks come from and how do we use them? That’s a question second-grade students are exploring at The Highlands School, where Brasfield & Gorrie is constructing a new Student Life Center. Read more

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Submitted by Ashley Vann, Holy Family Cristo Rey Catholic High School

On Sept. 8, the Holy Family Cristo Rey Advisory Council hosted the 2018 BBQ at the Brew, an amateur barbecue cook-off competition, at Cahaba Brewing Company. Read more

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Four students of The Altamont School were announced on Sept. 12 as semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Read more

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Submitted by Janey Diuguid

Highlands School (Highlands) broke ground on the Student Life Center, the centerpiece of its planned campus transformation. Read more

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Renderings courtesy of the Highlands School.

In the years that the Highlands School has been teaching children, it has grown both in learning and in size. And now that the school has come this far, administrators are looking to what the future will hold. Read more

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Submitted by Julie Beckwith

On April 9, at an assembly held in the Cabaniss-Kaul Center for the Arts, Tonya Brown of the Prudential Corporation presented Altamont Junior Amrita Lakhanpal with a Prudential Spirit of Community Distinguished Finalist Award. Read more

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Photo courtesy of The Highlands School.

Members of the Highlands School community gathered Feb. 24 on the Highlands campus for the annual Highlands Helps Day. Read more

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Photo courtesy of The Altamont School.

Mountain Brook resident, teammate see success on Altamont debate team. Read more

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Photo courtesy of the Altamont School.

The U.S. Presidential Scholars Program, established in 1964 by executive order of the president, recognizes and honors some of the nation's most distinguished graduating high school seniors. Read more

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Amrita was one of only 350 NHM recipients nationally, and one of only eight National Honorable Mention recipients in the state of Alabama. Read more

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The Altamont School is pleased to announce Christopher Durst, current upper school principal at Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School in Atlanta, Georgia, as its new head of school. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Dr. Carolyn Green Satterfield.

Wesley Whetstone of Spain Park and Helen Tynes of The Altamont School were two of 90 rising high school students from across Alabama who attended the 2017 Alabama Governor’s School. Read more

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

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Photo courtesy of Liora Chessin.

These students are also in the top 1 percent of teams and have been invited to compete in the international finalist round and the perfect score round for their coding. Read more

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Together with the Highlands School's program Parent University, Dr. Lara Embry will be discussing the role of grit with parents. Read more

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