Photo courtesy of Mary Beth Kaiser.

The award has been around since 1983, and national winners are chosen by the National Science Foundation. more

Sep 19, 2017 9:39 AM Schools

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Courtesy of Vestavia Hills High School

The students were chosen from from some 1.6 million high school juniors who took the PSAT this year. more

Sep 13, 2017 4:43 PM Schools

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Photos by Patty Green

From the moment they enter the school, visitors to Vestavia Hills Elementary West see the phrase that guides students’ behavior: a display explaining “The West Way.” more

Sep 12, 2017 3:31 PM West


Courtesy of NWS Birmingham.

Windy and rainy conditions were expected to continue well into Tuesday. more

Sep 11, 2017 4:27 PM Schools

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Emily Featherston

The students donated to the American Red Cross, which is aiding in relief efforts in Texas. more

Sep 8, 2017 6:33 PM Schools


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The board will meet on Sept. 27 for its regular monthly meeting. more

Sep 6, 2017 7:18 PM Schools

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Emily Featherston

The meeting was the superintendent's final with the district. more

Aug 30, 2017 3:06 PM Schools

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Sydney Cromwell

The non-binding letter was signed at the Aug. 23 meeting. more

Aug 24, 2017 9:22 AM Schools 2 Comments

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Emily Featherston

The interim superintendent will serve until a permanent replacement is found. more

Aug 23, 2017 9:44 PM Schools 1 Comments


Courtesy of Whit McGhee, Vestavia Hills City Schools

The sky provided its own science lesson Monday, Aug. 21. more

Aug 21, 2017 7:44 PM Schools


Emily Featherston

The event was held at Fox Field in Cahaba Heights. more

Aug 21, 2017 11:10 AM Schools


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City Youth Connection teaching VHHS students about civic engagement. more

Aug 18, 2017 11:01 AM VHHS 1 Comments


Photo illustration by Sarah Finnegan.

Students who have difficulty learning in a traditional classroom have a few new options this school year. more

Aug 18, 2017 10:57 AM VHHS

The members of the Vestavia Hills High School Band Auxiliary — the Rockettes, color guard and majorettes — are once again welcoming the next generation of Rebels for the annual Sparkly School day. more

Aug 18, 2017 10:50 AM VHHS

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Photo courtesy of Rusty Smithson.

Cc Earley-Smithson, a fifth-grader at Vestavia Hills Elementary Central, attended space camp this summer at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center’s Official Visitor Center. more

Aug 18, 2017 10:48 AM Central 1 Comments


Photo illustration by Emily Featherston.

This month, Vestavia Hills High School will become the first public school in the country to have its own student life mobile application, a feat that only a handful of private schools have even achieved. more

Aug 18, 2017 10:45 AM VHHS


Photos by Emily Featherston.

Consultants to present council with different options. more

Aug 18, 2017 10:38 AM Schools 3 Comments


Photo courtesy of Whit McGhee.

Superintendent retiring to return to teaching. more

Aug 18, 2017 9:15 AM Schools

Vestavia schools started the new school year on Thursday, Aug. 10, and Vestavia Voice asked the community to send in their back-to-school pictures. Enjoy browsing through shots of students starting another school year in Vestavia! more

Aug 10, 2017 4:25 PM Schools

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Construction on the two-story classroom addition finished earlier this year. more

Aug 9, 2017 4:32 PM Schools 1 Comments