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What does patriotism and writing have in common? According to the students at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School, it is a special event called Ultimate Author Day. more

Jun 22, 2017 3:49 PM Private Schools


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Students at Creative Montessori School held an Arbor Day celebration April 28. more

Jun 22, 2017 3:45 PM Private Schools


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Internationally known award-winning journalist and New York Times best-selling author Raymond Arroyo visited the students at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School to talk about his children’s book series, “Will Wilder.” more

Jun 22, 2017 3:44 PM Private Schools


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Both Justin Russell and Erin Stephenson said they decided to apply for the Homewood Board of Education to follow the examples of their mothers, who had both also served in their own board positions. more

Jun 22, 2017 3:32 PM Schools


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During their final month of school at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School, several fourth-grade students created an original invention and displayed them at their own Invention Convention. more

Jun 22, 2017 3:27 PM Private Schools

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Retiring teachers reflect on their years in the classroom. more

Jun 22, 2017 3:25 PM Schools

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A final public meeting to discuss the survey results will be held on June 27 at 6 p.m. at Shades Cahaba Elementary. more

Jun 15, 2017 8:59 PM Schools

The survey will precede multiple community input meetings. more

Jun 1, 2017 4:50 PM Schools

Homewood Graduation 2017

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Homewood High School celebrated its Class of 2017 graduates at the Samford University Wright Center on May 22, 2017. more

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What would it take to create a unique model of a dinosaur? If you ask the second-grade students at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School, they would be happy to show you! more

May 22, 2017 10:05 AM Private Schools


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Homewood Middle School teacher and coach Steve Sills was given the Crystal Apple Award for exceptional work in the classroom by 89.9 WAY FM Birmingham. more

May 22, 2017 10:04 AM HMS


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Samford University entered the education world as Howard College, with only 850 students. But, like for many colleges, growth was inevitable. more

May 22, 2017 9:46 AM Schools


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The public forums will be held at all three elementary schools. more

May 19, 2017 9:11 AM Schools

BOE interviews project managers

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The board will meet Monday at 8 a.m. and intend to make a decision from among the three firms. more

Apr 28, 2017 5:05 PM Schools


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The students brought their best recipes to the kitchen in Briana Morton's family and consumer sciences classroom. more

Apr 27, 2017 4:12 PM HMS


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270 seniors set to graduate from Homewood High. more

Apr 25, 2017 10:52 AM HHS


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Investments in future by students, Samford University go hand in hand. more

Apr 25, 2017 10:00 AM Schools

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Students wore “Fort’s Fighters” T-shirts of other pink pieces and held up signs with encouraging phrases such as “We love you Mrs. Fort,” “Keep fighting” or “Fight against cancer together.” more

Apr 21, 2017 2:37 PM Shades Cahaba


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This will be the ninth year the band has been invited. more

Apr 17, 2017 12:19 PM Schools

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and references. more

Apr 5, 2017 8:54 AM Schools