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Photos by Jon Anderson

Parents are invited to meetings at Hoover and Spain Park high schools in early March. more

Feb 21, 2018 6:12 PM Hoover Schools


Photo by Jon Anderson.

The Hoover City Council is again looking for people who want to serve on the school board. more

Feb 19, 2018 8:19 PM Schools

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Photo courtesy of Cindy Warner.

Smith was one of six students from grades 8-12 across to be named a finalist in the competition. more

Feb 19, 2018 8:16 PM Oak Mountain Schools

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Photo courtesy of Amy Tosney

Former board member Stephen Presley told the Hoover school board Tuesday night that it's past time Hoover has a sufficient place for students to perform. more

Feb 14, 2018 4:23 AM Schools

Spain Park show choir Jan 2018

Photo courtesy of Jim Schaeffer

The event will include show choirs from each Hoover intermediate, middle and high school and performances from a cappella choirs and a barbershop quartet. more

Feb 8, 2018 6:57 PM Hoover Schools

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Photo by Jon Anderson

The driver, Mark Pierce, had been employed with Hoover City Schools since September. more

Feb 2, 2018 9:42 PM Schools

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Pierce photo courtesy of Jefferson County Sheriff's Office; bus photo by Jon Anderson

"Thank God no children were on the bus at the time of the crash," Superintendent Kathy Murphy said. more

Feb 1, 2018 7:28 PM Hoover Schools

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Photos courtesy of Jason Gaston/Hoover City Schools

The award is given annually for teachers who go beyond the call of duty to serve students. more

Jan 31, 2018 10:54 PM Schools

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Superintendent Kathy Murphy announced the one-year delay in her state-of-the-school-system address. more

Jan 29, 2018 5:40 PM Schools

The deadline to apply for the scholarship, which is open to Chelsea High School seniors, is March 1. more

Jan 25, 2018 4:15 PM Chelsea Schools


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Sayers has been principal of Oak Mountain High School since May 2014, and 2018 is her 29th year in education. more

Jan 23, 2018 9:26 PM Schools

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Lewis Brooks has been assistant superintendent for six years, and 2018 marks his 28th year in education. more

Jan 23, 2018 9:23 PM Schools

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Photo courtesy of Nicole Stansell

However, the two instructional days lost Jan. 16-17 due to icy roads likely won't have to be made up, Superintendent Kathy Murphy said. more

Jan 23, 2018 1:01 PM Hoover Schools

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Photo by Jon Anderson

School officials say the YMCA offers a superior program, but it also may cost more. more

Jan 23, 2018 10:04 AM Hoover Schools 1 Comments


Rendering courtesy of Covenant Classical Schools and Daycare.

Construction on a new Covenant Classical School and Daycare near Greystone is well under way, with a goal of being complete and open by August, the school’s CEO said. more

Jan 22, 2018 7:45 PM Schools


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Shelby County Education Foundation gives thousands for local classrooms. more

Jan 22, 2018 7:16 PM Schools


Photo courtesy of Katy Thompson.

Visual Arts students at Chelsea Middle School worked to give back. more

Jan 22, 2018 7:10 PM Chelsea Schools


Photo courtesy of Cade May.

Several Oak Mountain Middle School students had success this past December at the SMS Robotics Competition in Opelika. more

Jan 22, 2018 7:06 PM Oak Mountain Schools


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Arnav Kumar, a second-grade student, won the entire bee. more

Jan 22, 2018 7:03 PM Private Schools

Bragan Feldman officially announced her candidacy for the Shelby County School Board, Place 1, in January. more

Jan 22, 2018 5:42 PM Schools

March 2018