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Photo courtesy of Avery Rhodes.

Student winners from the Hilltop Montessori School Science Fair were chosen to represent their school at the UAB-CORD Central Alabama Regional Science and Engineering Fair on March 4 at the UAB Recreation Center. more

Mar 28, 2017 7:54 PM Private Schools


Photo courtesy of Michele Wilensky.

The countries that the students chose to honor this year include: Thailand, Russia, India, Brazil, Uganda, China, Venezuela, France and the United Kingdom. more

Jan 27, 2017 4:19 PM Private Schools


Photo courtesy of Dale Carrell.

The school added a prep room, safety cabinets for chemicals, five sinks with water and gas lines and extra storage, which helps facilitate labs for a variety of classes. more

Jan 27, 2017 4:13 PM Private Schools


Photos courtesy of Michele Wilensky

Hilltop Montessori School hosted its annual science fair Friday, Dec. 9. more

Dec 28, 2016 7:17 PM Private Schools

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Photo by Erica Techo

A class of Westminster School at Oak Mountain seniors constructed a Christmas tree for their school by utilizing concepts from physics and trigonometry. more

Dec 7, 2016 10:41 PM Private Schools

Briarwood Homecoming 2016

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Briarwood Christian School hosted it 2016 Homecoming with a series of exciting events for its seniors as well as its younger students. more

Oct 12, 2016 9:22 PM Private Schools


Photo courtesy of Michele Wilensky.

Hilltop Montessori School celebrated its 20th birthday on Tuesday, Sept. 6, at the school with a cake celebration and special decorations in the morning carpool line to greet the students. more

Sep 29, 2016 3:15 PM Private Schools

St. Francis Music Academy (SFMA) invites the public to their Open House on Saturday, Oct. 8, from 10 a.m. to noon, at the Episcopal Church of St. Francis of Assisi, 3545 Cahaba Valley Road. more

Sep 29, 2016 3:13 PM Private Schools

Beginning in 2014, Briarwood Christian School set off to provide upgrades and additions to its south campus. more

Sep 29, 2016 3:05 PM Private Schools

Goddard School Earth Week 1

Photo courtesy of The Goddard School

The children planted gardens, learned about insects, played recycling games and more. more

Apr 26, 2016 4:31 PM Private Schools

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Photo courtesy of Anna Nash.

A Briarwood grad’s unusual career path led her to her calling. more

Dec 21, 2015 4:58 PM Private Schools


Photo by Frank Couch.

Hilltop Montessori held a ground breaking ceremony for its new addition on Sept. 18. The expansion is set to open in August 2016. more

Sep 18, 2015 8:46 PM Private Schools

Stonecreek Montessori Academy seventh grade student, Hannah Bray, has earned a National Gold Medal in the Scholastic Art and Writing Contest. more

Mar 27, 2015 2:19 PM Private Schools

Stonecreek Robotics Team Picture

Photo courtesy of Ream Shoreibah.

Stonecreek Montessori Academy’s middle and high school robotics team, the Robostangs, steered their robot to a victory at the FIRST Technology Challenge, North Alabama Qualifier held in Huntsville on January 24. more

Mar 27, 2015 2:15 PM Private Schools

Our Lady of the Valley Catholic School sixth-grader Olivia Beland recently won the OLV School Spelling Bee for the second year in a row. Samuel Dieguez-Marino, an OLV seventh-grader, finished second overall. more

Feb 17, 2015 9:50 PM Private Schools

Briarwood Christian Elementary School recently invited grandparents to a special breakfast and patriotic program in honor of Veterans Day. more

Dec 9, 2014 8:22 PM Private Schools

Hilltop Montessori School recently hosted its annual gardening, farm-to-table themed dinner oat Stone’s Throw Bar and Grill in Mt Laurel. more

Dec 9, 2014 8:11 PM Private Schools

Westminster National Merit Scholar Finalists

Photo courtesy of Karen Eddins.

Jack Stein, Thomas Williams, Ethan Shaw and Joey Gissendaner of Westminster School at Oak Mountain have qualified as National Merit Scholar semi-finalists. more

Oct 27, 2014 5:36 PM Private Schools

Hilltop Montessori School will host its annual farm-to-table-themed dinner benefit Nov. 6 at 6 p.m. at Stone’s Throw Bar and Grill in Mt Laurel. more

Oct 27, 2014 5:36 PM Private Schools

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Photo courtesy of Michele Wilensky.

Hilltop Montessori School has announced plans to build a new addition. Construction will begin 2015 and be completed by 2016. more

Jul 29, 2014 8:46 PM Private Schools

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