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Fourth-graders at Crestline Elementary recently presented an Alabama Wax Museum of famous people from our state. Read more

Crestline Elementary

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Photo courtesy of Liz Estess

The first week of March, author and illustrator Kevin O'Malley entertained and educated the children K-6 of Brookwood Forest, Cherokee Bend and Mountain Brook Elementary for the 2019 Writers' Festival. Read more

Schools

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Photo courtesy of Dee Moore

The annual Ball of Roses will be held on Saturday, June 1 in the East Room of the Country Club of Birmingham. Read more

People

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry

Sixth-graders at Brookwood Forest celebrated their learning of the 1950s decade by partaking in a decades day in their social studies class on April 5. Read more

Brookwood Forest

Alex Pitts and Cate Jones first discovered Charity:Water in 2018. An inspiring video shared through email showed them the power of this charity. Charity:Water uses the 100% model, which means that every dollar donated goes to the cause. Read more

MBHS

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry

As part of their social studies curriculum, the second-graders from Brookwood Forest studied the founding of our nation and the reasons for the Revolutionary War. Read more

Brookwood Forest

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Photo courtesy of Louise Fall

Mr. and Mrs. Michael Wayne Hall of Hawkinsville, GA, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jordan Tate, to Wesley Franklin Fall, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wyatt Franklin Fall of Mountain Brook. Read more

Celebrations

First-graders at Brookwood Forest Elementary planned and created their very own community, Marshmellowville. Read more

Brookwood Forest

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Photo courtesy of Alison Nesmith

Crestline Elementary offers “Exploration” where students spend 30 minutes a day for several weeks in a class based on their interest. Read more

Crestline Elementary

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

Private Schools

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Photo courtesy of Kitty Rogers Brown

Mountain Brook Elementary is proud to partner with Crayola in its ColorCycle program, a sustainability initiative to recycle, reuse, and repurpose used markers. Read more

Mountain Brook Elementary

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Submitted by Kitty Rogers Brown

The 2019 Mountain Brook Elementary Boosterthon Glow Run capped off a week of character education and fundraising, as the MBE community came together to raise funds for a comprehensive lunchroom enhancement project at the school. Read more

Mountain Brook Elementary

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Photo courtesy of Alison Nesmith

The sixth-grade students had a "Light Up the Night" dance in the auditorium on Feb. 21.  It was a huge success! Read more

Crestline Elementary

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry

Mr. Travis Morgan's first-grade class at Brookwood Forest has a special partnership with some residents of Mount Royal Towers. Read more

Brookwood Forest

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Photos courtesy of Amy Kerper

Two years ago, the Junior League of Birmingham (JLB) announced plans to celebrate and commemorate the JLB’s 100th Anniversary. Read more

People

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Photo courtesy of Foundations Early Learning & Family Center

State Rep. David Faulkner (District 46) visited preschoolers at Foundations Early Learning & Family Center in Fairfield as they celebrated Black History Month. Read more

People

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

Brookwood Forest Elementary hosted parents, staff and students Friday, March 1, for the sixth-grade play, which is an annual tradition. Read more

Brookwood Forest

The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards honors young people across America for outstanding volunteer service. Read more

People

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Submitted by Liz Estess

The 2019 PTO Elementary Expression’s Art Council contest was a huge success at Cherokee Bend Elementary. Read more

Cherokee Bend

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Submitted by Jamie Blattman

The Mountain Brook High School boys soccer team won the Southern Shootout in Foley, played Feb. 14-16. Read more

MBHS

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