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Photo courtesy of Homewood City Schools.

For more than a decade, Hand In Paw has donated its time to provide pet therapy sessions for Hall-Kent Elementary School students. more

Oct 19, 2017 1:35 PM Hall-Kent


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The fifth-graders enjoyed being able to give back to other kids, and they hoped that these bags would help brighten their day. more

Mar 23, 2017 11:09 AM Hall-Kent


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Homewood City Schools Superintendent Bill Cleveland read to kindergarten and first-grade students at Hall-Kent Elementary School recently, and the classes talked about the importance of reading. more

Mar 23, 2017 11:07 AM Hall-Kent


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Homewood City Schools superintendent stops by Hall-Kent. more

Nov 22, 2016 1:01 PM Hall-Kent


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There’s nothing like the smell of a new book or the joy of having your name put on a bookplate in the front of a book. more

Nov 22, 2016 12:59 PM Hall-Kent


Photo courtesy of Suzanne Mills.

Carnival rides, jump houses, games, food and a silent auction are just some of the main attractions at Hall-Kent Elementary School’s Fall Festival. more

Sep 27, 2016 2:50 PM Hall-Kent

Hall-Kent Elementary School staff and their families came together on a Saturday to hike just under four miles at Red Mountain. more

Jun 23, 2016 1:12 PM Hall-Kent

Congratulations to Hall-Kent Elementary for being selected as a Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama Be Healthy School. more

May 26, 2016 2:37 PM Hall-Kent

Abbie Freeman

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Abbie Freeman has been Hall-Kent's principal for the past three years. more

May 18, 2016 1:14 PM Hall-Kent

Leah Chancellor's fourth-grade class at Hall-Kent Elementary School recently collaborated to change fractions to decimals. more

Apr 28, 2016 2:39 PM Hall-Kent


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The fourth- and fifth-grade students at Hall-Kent Elementary School had a lesson during their Library LINKS rotation with librarian Emily Strickland about doing their part as a volunteer or how to serve others in our community. more

Feb 22, 2016 3:20 PM Hall-Kent

Poster Competition

Photo courtesy of Dale Gilmore

Mika Marriott was the first Homewood student to win the competition. more

Dec 3, 2015 10:31 AM Hall-Kent

Brittany Allen’s kindergarten class at Hall-Kent Elementary School took a mock flight to Mexico. The students completed teacher-led research about airplanes and airports and then planned a trip to Mexico. more

Nov 24, 2015 1:55 PM Hall-Kent

Mr. Lee Stricklin and Cooper (the dog) and Mrs. Trudy Stricklin, with Glory (the dog) have served through Hand in Paw at the Hall-Kent Elementary School Library for nine years. more

Oct 29, 2015 12:02 PM Hall-Kent

Hall-Kent Elementary School kindergarten students spent their first day of school searching for the Gingerbread Man. more

Sep 24, 2015 2:45 PM Hall-Kent

Hall-Kent Fall Festival

Photo courtesy of Suzanne Mills.

The 81st annual Hall-Kent Elementary School Fall Festival will take place Saturday, Oct. 17. more

Sep 24, 2015 2:13 PM Hall-Kent

Former Alabama Rep. Paul DeMarco helped Hall-Kent Elementary School receive funds to purchase new playground equipment. more

Apr 29, 2015 2:09 PM Hall-Kent

Hall-Kent Elementary students in Katie Wallace’s class made the first piece of student artwork to hang in the new Homewood Board of Education building. The students made the painting using Cs for Dr. Bill Cleveland and his secretary, Cindy Hutchinson more

Mar 30, 2015 4:36 PM Hall-Kent

Hall-Kent Elementary Reading Specialist Dominique Prince was named a 2015 Teaching Writing Scholar in the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards hosted by the UAB Red Mountain Writing Project. more

Mar 25, 2015 9:39 AM Hall-Kent

Samford University’s basketball team members were guest readers recently at Hall-Kent Elementary School. more

Feb 17, 2015 3:46 PM Hall-Kent