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Photo courtesy of Katherine Donaldson.

’Tis the season for holiday celebrations, and Vestavia Hills City Schools are getting into the holiday spirit. more

Nov 17, 2017 10:08 AM Schools

Jefferson County BOE

Emily Featherston

The sale moved further toward fruition Thursday, but still has multiple hurdles to jump before being finalized. more

Nov 16, 2017 11:58 AM Schools

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Emily Featherston

The Vestavia BOE capped off a week of meetings with a regular board meeting at Pizitz Middle School. more

Nov 15, 2017 9:43 PM Schools

Gresham Elementary

Courtesy of Lathan and Associates

The meetings presented three options for how to modify the schools to best accommodate growing enrollment. more

Nov 15, 2017 7:21 PM Schools

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Lexi Coon

Tuesday saw two meetings where parents and community members could voice their thoughts on the proposed options. more

Nov 14, 2017 9:59 PM , Schools

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Emily Featherston

The first of four open meetings was held to get feedback on the future structure of the school district. more

Nov 7, 2017 9:47 PM Schools

Vestavia Football AT Helenda 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Vestavia Hills High School Rebel Marching Band ended its season after performing for thousands of fans from the field during halftime and from the stands during the games. more

Nov 7, 2017 4:06 PM VHHS

Three different groups from Samford University’s Cumberland School of Law National Mock Trial Team participated in competitions Oct. 21-22, including some local students. more

Nov 3, 2017 11:48 AM Schools

Cece Ferguson, a fourth grader at Vestavia Hills Elementary Central, competed in the International Cinderella Scholarship Pageant in Dallas, Texas this past July. more

Nov 3, 2017 11:16 AM Central

In September, third graders at Vestavia Hills Elementary East (VHEE) attended an Explorer concert at Vestavia Hills United Methodist Church, hosted by the Alabama Symphony Orchestra (ASO). more

Nov 3, 2017 11:12 AM East

The Student Advisory Committee from Vestavia Hills Elementary Central initiated a fundraiser recently partnering with elementary schools in Vestavia Hills to raise money for pediatric cancer. more

Nov 3, 2017 11:10 AM Central

Altamont senior Matthew Hamrick earned a 36 on the ACT, the highest possible composite score. more

Nov 3, 2017 11:04 AM Private Schools

The newly implemented program consists of students in 3rd grade at VHEW. They will serve as leaders and role models for all students, serve as host for visitors and help new students who transition there. more

Nov 3, 2017 10:56 AM West

Vestavia Hills Elementary West

Courtesy of Vestavia Hills City Schools

The possible acquisition of Gresham Elementary could change plans for the way the district is restructured over the next two years. more

Nov 1, 2017 2:47 PM Schools

Pizitz Weather Balloon

Sarah Finnegan

The students began their weather unit in classes about a month ago, and the release of the balloon was the culmination of those lessons. more

Oct 31, 2017 9:30 AM Pizitz

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Emily Featherston

Terry Jenkins with AASB presented his findings from his meetings with stakeholders and the accompanying online survey. more

Oct 30, 2017 7:44 PM Schools

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Emily Featherston

The board also heard a variety of updates on several financial matters. more

Oct 25, 2017 8:23 PM Schools

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Photo by Emily Featherston.

Before the Rebels take on Shades Valley and the Homecoming Court takes the field, the parking lot at Vestavia Hills High School will be a sea of students, families and alumni for a night of fellowship and fundraising. more

Oct 23, 2017 3:02 PM VHHS

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Photo by Emily Featherston.

As a way to connect the local school systems with the broader education of Alabama, Mountain Brook City Schools and Vestavia City Schools are again working together to host a legislative forum on Nov. 16. more

Oct 23, 2017 2:56 PM Schools

The lockdown was lifted around 10 a.m. more

Oct 20, 2017 10:26 AM VHHS

December 2017