Shades Cahaba Elementary School


Photo courtesy of John Lowry.

Shades Cahaba Elementary School will host its annual Winter Festival at the school Saturday, Feb. 24, from noon to 4 p.m. more

Jan 18, 2018 1:46 PM Shades Cahaba

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Courtesy of Homewood City Schools

See the list of projects, budget and timeline for accommodating Homewood City Schools' expected growth over the next 10 years. more

Oct 26, 2017 8:13 PM Schools

Mary Scott Pearson

Courtesy of Mary Scott Pearson

Pearson has been an active board member for the foundation. more

Jul 13, 2017 3:36 PM Schools

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Erica Techo

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


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Foundation awards enable educators to teach in new ways. more

Mar 23, 2017 10:05 AM Schools


Sydney Cromwell

About 200 students participated in the expo to demonstrate experiments they had performed. more

Mar 9, 2017 4:29 PM Shades Cahaba

Shades Cahaba students address city council

Sydney Cromwell

The change was made to make the street safer for children walking or biking to and from Homewood Middle School. more

Dec 12, 2016 7:48 PM News

Read about the upcoming PTO presidents around each Homewood school. more

Jul 26, 2016 10:53 AM Schools

At the end of the school year, interested girls were invited to donate their hair to Locks of Love or Pantene Beautiful Lengths to make wigs for people who have lost their hair due to illness. more

Jun 23, 2016 1:34 PM Shades Cahaba

To culminate their yearlong study of Alabama history, fourth-graders at Shades Cahaba visited Montgomery, the state’s capital. more

Jun 23, 2016 1:32 PM Shades Cahaba

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Photo courtesy of Shades Cahaba Elementary.

By using toothpicks and glue, Shades Cahaba Elementary students were able to design bridges that were able to hold up to 20 pounds. more

Jun 23, 2016 1:28 PM Shades Cahaba

Third-graders at Shades Cahaba went to Ruffner Mountain on a field trip. more

Jun 23, 2016 1:15 PM Shades Cahaba

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Photo courtesy of Wynne Speir/ Girls on the Run Birmingham

Two teams from Shades Cahaba and one team from Hall-Kent will be participating. more

May 3, 2016 4:06 PM Schools


Photo courtesy of Homewood City Schools.

​On a bitterly cold February morning, members of the Homewood High School boys and girls basketball teams spent a little while giving back to their school community. more

Apr 28, 2016 2:34 PM Schools

All three Homewood elementary schools will host kindergarten preview days on May 10. more

Apr 22, 2016 1:47 PM Schools

Excellence in Education Luncheon

Sydney Cromwell

The chamber luncheon also featured a saxophone performance of the national anthem by Tucker Wilson, an HHS senior who was recently awarded the overall Bryant-Jordan 2016 Scholar-Athlete. more

Apr 19, 2016 4:19 PM Schools

Four Homewood City Schools teachers were selected to participate in three-day NASA Institutes recently. more

Mar 24, 2016 9:02 AM Schools

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Courtesy of Merrick Wilson

The students wrote opinion pieces about their favorite things and shared them with members of the Homewood community. more

Feb 26, 2016 12:57 PM Shades Cahaba

Winter Festival

Photo courtesy of Shades Cahaba Elementary School.

Shades Cahaba Elementary School will host their annual Winter Festival on Saturday, Feb. 20. more

Jan 25, 2016 5:21 PM Shades Cahaba

Hoover Sun

Frank Couch

The 2016 Martin Luther King Day of Service at Shades Cahaba Elementary School in Homewood, Alabama more

Jan 18, 2016 5:10 PM Shades Cahaba

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