Dicky Barlow

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What started out as a request for a can of paint turned into an $11,000 grant for two new sensory rooms at Cherokee Bend Elementary School. Read more

Cherokee Bend

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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. Read more

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

The next regular meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Feb. 26. Read more


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Lexi Coon

State Rep. David Faulkner and state Senators Slade Blackwell and Jabo Waggoner discussed funding, training and other topics at the forum. Read more


Mountain Brook BOE

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The school budget should have a surplus of about $221,000 for the 2017-2018 school year, according to Superintendent Dicky Barlow. Read more


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Photos by Lexi Coon.

This year's class features a mix of 20 juniors and seniors from Mountain Brook High School. Read more


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Photos by Lexi Coon.

After getting its start as the Drug and Alcohol Task Force in the early 1990s, AIMB has since grown to include many facets of the community to promote safety and wellness for students and their families. Read more


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. Read more


All In Mountain Brook

All In Mountain Brook

The All in Parenting Conference on Feb. 7 will focus on students in elementary schools and offer three breakout sessions with different topics for parents to choose from. Read more


MBHS Volleyball Team

Sydney Cromwell

The other major topic of the night was the annual report on seclusion and restraint use in Mountain Brook schools. Read more


Dicky Barlow and Jane Menendez

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Mountain Brook School Board President Jane Menendez recently announced her resignation from the board after 10 years of service. Read more


Superintendent Dicky Barlow shares how state and national education issues affect Mountain Brook. Read more


Who's Who Dicky Barlow

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A recent evaluation of Mountain Brook Schools Superintendent Dicky Barlow came back “very positive,” according to Board of Education Chair Jane Menendez. Read more


Who's Who Dicky Barlow

Photo by Alec Dixon.

Dicky Barlow is the Mountain Brook Schools superintendent. Read more


The new space features new furnishings and media scapes as well as teacher workspaces and student study areas and lounges. Read more


Brookwood Forest Elementary’s Ranger PTO held its first Brown Bag Series event in September. Read more

Brookwood Forest

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