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John Carroll Catholic High School senior Tyler Wittmann has been selected as a National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist. Read more

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The award honors individuals whose service positively impacts their community and inspires those around them to take action. Read more

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The P.E.O. STAR Scholarship is a $2,500 scholarship based on excellence in leadership, extracurricular activities, community service, academics and potential for future success. Read more

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Along with some of the protocols required because of the COVID-19 pandemic, students enjoyed a renovated cafeteria and a new food service provider. Read more

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The AGEF awarded $34,500 in scholarships to employees or children of employees from Alabama Grocers Association member companies for the 2020-21 academic year. Read more

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Students attending in-person classroom instruction will have their first full day of school for all students on Wednesday, August 12th. The schedule for August 10th and 11th will include half-day orientations for each class. Read more

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The eighth-graders at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School received their diplomas in an outdoor graduation presentation prepared by the school because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more

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After spending the last 34 years as a part of the John Carroll community of teachers, coaches and administrators, Francis Crapet officially retired from teaching May 22. Read more

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The Wee-K3 class at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School celebrated their last day of school with a virtual Pet Show that included their favorite stuffed animals. Read more

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Recognizing the importance of staying connected to their class, the teachers said they wanted their students to know how much they are thought of during this difficult time. Read more

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As a part of their study of butterflies, these young students watched their caterpillars grow into butterflies. Read more

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Interactive whiteboard apps, creative lessons, and video activities are all a part of the school’s plan to help parents and students maintain classroom instruction and to help keep a school community environment while they are away. Read more

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The school challenge included fourth through eighth grade students. Eighth-grader Noah Elmore placed as runner-up. Read more

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As the school’s first-place winner, Turner represented OLS in the Homewood District Spelling Bee. Read more

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The holiday spirit was spread throughout the streets of Homewood as Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School participated in the Homewood Christmas Parade. Read more

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The students at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School presented a Live Nativity and a Living Advent Wreath as part of a special holiday program. Read more

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Two very special events took place simultaneously providing an opportunity for fathers to share an evening with their daughters, while mothers scored some fun times with their sons. Read more

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As part of the STEM curriculum, first-grade students learned how engineers use the design process to solve problems in their everyday lives. Read more

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What do Pocahontas, Helen Keller, Abraham Lincoln and Mia Hamm have in common? They are only a few of our country’s historical figures represented in a special presentation by the third-grade students at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School. Read more

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Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School celebrated the month of October in a very special way. Read more

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