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Photo courtesy of John Carroll Catholic High School.

The John Carroll Middle School Dance Team received acclaimed recognition by the Birmingham City Council for its 2017 Universal Dance Association (UDA) National Dance Team championship. more

Oct 19, 2017 1:30 PM Private Schools

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Photo courtesy of John Carroll Catholic High School.

John Carroll Catholic High School sophomore Mike Li won first place in the Catholic Math League national and regional competitions for the algebra 2 division. more

Oct 19, 2017 1:27 PM Private Schools

Despite inclement weather leading up the event, the school hosted more than 125 grandparents and special guests in observance of Grandparents Day. more

Oct 17, 2017 10:16 AM Private Schools

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Submitted by Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Schools.

Class officers for the new school year have been elected by the eighth grade class at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School. more

Oct 12, 2017 2:24 PM Private Schools

These students act as ambassadors for the school and have a variety of responsibilities throughout the year, including helping to host special school events, in addition to assisting fellow students with reading, writing skills and math facts. more

Oct 12, 2017 11:48 AM Private Schools

The Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School (OLS) yearbook staff was recently selected for the 2017-2018 school year, after a careful review of teacher recommendations, student grade point averages and a detailed application. more

Oct 12, 2017 11:45 AM Private Schools

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Parents began asking Greg Smith about adding seventh and eighth grade classes to Creative Montessori School as soon as he became executive director three years ago. Now, the plans are being laid to make that happen. more

Sep 21, 2017 1:08 PM Private Schools

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Submitted by Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School.

When the new school year begins, most teachers typically prepare lesson plans and classrooms for the upcoming year. At Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School (OLS), the educators took their preparation one step further. more

Aug 29, 2017 3:52 PM Private Schools

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Submitted by John Carroll Catholic High School.

Young and old came together at the Oak Mountain Amphitheater as members of John Carroll Catholic High School’s award-winning choir performed with the legendary British-American rock group Foreigner over the summer. more

Aug 29, 2017 3:47 PM Private Schools

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Submitted by Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School.

As the lazy days of summer came to an end, the events leading up to the first day of school were fun and exciting for the students at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School. more

Aug 29, 2017 3:42 PM Private Schools

She was among 89 rising seniors, from 24 counties and 56 high schools in Alabama, who were individually chosen for the two-week honors program. more

Aug 8, 2017 2:06 PM Private Schools

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Photo courtesy of John Carroll Catholic High School.

A formal Thespian induction ceremony was held by John Carroll Catholic High School in May to honor new inductees and other deserving drama students into the International Thespian Society Troupe 5069. more

Jul 24, 2017 11:57 AM Private Schools

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Photo courtesy of Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School.

Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School (OLS) recently announced its 2017 National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) inductees. This year 36 students were honored and joined the 20 members who were inducted last year. more

Jul 24, 2017 11:55 AM Private Schools

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Photo courtesy of Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School.

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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Photo courtesy of Creative Montessori School.

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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Photo courtesy of Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School.

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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Photo courtesy of Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School.

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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Photo courtesy of Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School.

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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Photo courtesy of Mary Stephens Pugh.

Three student-athletes from John Carroll Catholic High School signed with their future colleges. more

Mar 23, 2017 11:19 AM Private Schools

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Photo courtesy of Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School.

What do a doctor, lawyer, lieutenant colonel, judge, attorney and architect have in common? more

Mar 23, 2017 11:12 AM Private Schools

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