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Pizitz Middle School

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Photo by Emily Featherston.

Students, faculty enjoy reading outside of class with The Brown Bag Book Club. more

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Photo by Emily Featherston.

Pizitz Middle School’s Level I German students earned top honors at the 23rd annual University of Alabama German Day. more

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Emily Featherston

The students were judged on the nutritional quality as well as the taste of their dishes. more

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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

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

It was the librarian at Pizitz Middle School that gave Lonny Terry his first library job. more

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The Vestavia Hills City Schools Foundation recently hired Tait Stoddard as its new executive director. She started June 1. more

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Photos courtesy of Alyssa DiRusso.

Pizitz 8th-grader and Alabama geography bee champion takes national stage in DC tournament. more

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Emily Featherston

The annual day of fun serves as both a treat for students and fundraiser for the school. more

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Emily Featherston

Students were challenged to come up with healthy, tasty snacks. more

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Across Vestavia schools, students will be able to study the atmosphere, virtually travel the world, work with robots and more, thanks to 15 grants awarded by the Vestavia Hills City Schools Foundation, totaling nearly $59,000. more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Throughout Vestavia, gold bows dot the landscape, affixed to mailboxes, front doors and street signs — especially near Pizitz Middle School. more

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Photo courtesy of Dena Moncrief.

All-girl Pizitz Middle School robotics team traveling to Worlds. more

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Photo courtesy of Vestavia Hills Elementary Central.

VHEC students embrace acts of kindness. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

After many years and hardships, Pizitz staff member earns GED. more

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Emily Featherston

Representatives discussed potential changes, including an alignment of schedule. more

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Courtesy of Vestavia Hills City Schools

In January, Vestavia students will be learning about heart health and raising funds for the American Heart Association. more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Larry Gibson’s classroom is likely one of the most colorful in Pizitz Middle School. The walls play host to a variety of drawings and paintings, while the tables are covered in sculptures, pots of paint and pottery wheels. more

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Photo by Emily Featherston.

Student-led committee works with community to establish Pizitz Middle School mascot. more

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Courtesy of Clay Massey

Jean Massey taught social studies at Pizitz Middle School from 1967 to 1988. more

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Photo Courtesy of Phillip VanderKamp.

A group of Louis Pizitz Middle School students are learning about more than math and language arts, and this month that learning will move even further from the classroom. more

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June 2018