Schools

WATCH: State Superintendent Dr. Eric Mackey holds a press conference about the upcoming school year

Watch as Alabama State Superintendent Dr. Eric Mackey is holding a press conference at 10 a.m. to discuss the state's roadmap for returning to school ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

New scholarships now available for Jefferson State’s fast-track IT programs

“Jefferson State is very excited to partner with the National Center for Women and Information Technology,” said Leah Bigbee. “This partnership will provide scholarships for ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Stephen Dawkins.

Shelby County Schools names Journey Shapers

Shelby County Schools Superintendent Dr. Lewis Brooks named school district employees Journey Shapers for their work during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more

3 weeks ago by Emily Sparacino.

ACS hires former TMS teacher, Pelham principal to central office position

“I was excited to return to where I began my career in education,” Amanda Wilbanks said. “It’s a good opportunity to do more and offer ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Stephen Dawkins.

Athlete of the Week: Brayden Marlowe

Athlete of the Week: June 14, 2020 Name: Brayden Marlowe School: Pelham High SchoolGrade: 10th What sports do you play? Football, indoor and outdoor track ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Student of the Week: Mikayla Leftwich

Student of the Week: June 14, 2020 Name: Mikayla Leftwich School: Pelham Park Middle School Grade: Eighth What’s your favorite subject in school? My favorite ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Indian Springs School tops private schools best list

Indian Springs School tops out the Niche 2020 Best Private High Schools in Alabama list, and three more Shelby County private schools rank inside the ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Scott Mims.

All Shelby County school districts rank highly statewide

All four Shelby County area public school districts rank highly statewide, with Hoover City Schools leading the pack at No. 4, according to the Niche ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Scott Mims.

SCS seeking parent input on plans for 2020-2021 school year

SCS has released a “Return to School” survey to gauge parents’ comfort level with their students returning to school campuses in person versus utilizing a ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Emily Sparacino.

BOE approves Dunham as system assistant principal

The Shelby County Board of Education unanimously approved Brooke Dunham as a system assistant principal during a June 9 virtual meeting. Read more

4 weeks ago by Emily Sparacino.

50-foot sign to greet visitors at Thompson High School

“It should really enhance the school,” Wayne Vickers said. “We wanted to make sure it was large enough to fit the site, but we didn’t ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Stephen Dawkins.

Spain Park No. 5 in Niche Best High Schools in Alabama

HOOVER — Spain Park High School ranks No. 5 on the Niche 2020 Best Public High Schools in Alabama list. Read more

1 month ago by Scott Mims.

Locals earn degrees from University of Alabama

TUSCALOOSA — The University of Alabama awarded some 6,326 degrees this spring. Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Student of the Week: Zachary Sims

Student of the Week: June 7, 2020 Name:  Zachary Sims School: Thompson Middle School Grade: 8th Grade What’s your favorite subject in school? What school ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Chelsea Masonic Lodge awards 2020 scholarships

Chelsea Masonic Lodge No. 886 honored its 2020 scholarship recipients at a dinner and presentation on Thursday, June 4. Read more

1 month ago by Emily Sparacino.

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