Shelby County 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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Shelby County Education Foundation gives thousands for local classrooms. more

Jan 22, 2018 7:16 PM Schools


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Randy Fuller, who has served for three consecutive terms as superintendent of education for Shelby County Schools, has announced he will retire at the end of his current term in office this December. more

Jan 19, 2018 9:30 PM Schools

After three closures due to winter weather, Shelby County Schools will be open on Friday, Jan. 19. more

Jan 18, 2018 9:28 PM Schools

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The National Weather Service warned that snow melting on roads and refreezing could create hazardous travel conditions Wednesday. more

Jan 16, 2018 8:00 PM Weather


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Shelby County Schools made the announcement around 7:20 a.m. Friday. more

Dec 8, 2017 1:45 PM Schools

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This year's overall teachers of the year were Krysten Gunn from Calera Intermediate, SK Hutchings from Oak Mountain Middle and Michael Zauchin from Oak Mountain High School. more

Dec 5, 2017 7:02 PM Schools

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Superintendent Randy Fuller joined district leaders and board members on Thursday, Sept. 21 at the annual Celebrating Excellence meeting to highlight the latest accomplishments from the 2016-17 Strategic Plan. more

Sep 28, 2017 4:58 PM Schools


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Shelby County schools will also be closed on Tuesday, but Hoover City Schools have not announced if they will close on Tuesday. more

Sep 10, 2017 10:49 PM News

The superintendents addressed questions on topics ranging from teaching students soft skills and career readiness skills to partnering with local businesses to general updates on their respective school systems. more

Jul 26, 2017 11:02 PM Schools

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Erica Techo

Rising sixth graders attended the week-long camp at Oak Mountain Intermediate School. more

Jun 23, 2017 6:18 PM Oak Mountain Schools


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David Bobo has worked to give back to the Shelby County community through his positions in community organizations and on nonprofit boards throughout the county. Now, he is working to give back through the Shelby County Board of Education. more

Apr 27, 2017 4:19 PM Oak Mountain Schools

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The luncheon celebrated students and educators of the year. more

Apr 26, 2017 8:33 PM Businesses

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Erica Techo

The luncheon featured a spotlight on students, schools and the system as a whole. more

Apr 21, 2017 2:07 AM Schools 1 Comments

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Superintendent Randy Fuller updated the South Shelby Chamber of Commerce on progress in Shelby County schools. more

Apr 6, 2017 4:57 PM Schools


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Due to the threat of severe weather, Shelby County Schools and Hoover City Schools will be closed on Wednesday, April 5. All after-school activities will also be canceled Wednesday. more

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They were among eight nominees in the state, and both were nominated as outstanding math instructors. more

Mar 28, 2017 7:42 PM Oak Mountain Schools

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Shelby County Schools will have a two-hour delayed opening on Monday, Jan. 9, and bus schedules will operate on a two-hour delay. Hoover City Schools will be closed for students. more

Jan 9, 2017 1:53 AM Schools

The Shelby County Schools technology program recently got a $362,500 boost from the state legislature. more

Dec 28, 2016 7:18 PM Schools

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