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Photo courtesy of Mei Mei Sun.

Mei Mei Sun created an initiative called Books4Bham, which works to collect educational materials and books that are then donated to Birmingham City Schools. more

People

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Freeman is focused not on how daunting the tasks may be, but rather, the chance to continue to improve Vestavia schools, and by extension, the city itself. more

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Neal Embry

Meeting time officially set for 4 p.m. at the Vestavia Hills Board of Education more

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Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

With the summer months comes a new face on the Vestavia Hills Board of Education, as Jennifer Weaver steps in. more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

July 10 will be a big day for Vestavia Hills City Schools. The Board of Education will hear and vote on Superintendent Todd Freeman’s recommendation on a plan to rezone the school system by the 2019-20 school year. more

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Photo courtesy of Bluff Park Drone

Depending on state approvals, work could begin on both sites within a month. more

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Deanna Bell

Courtesy of Vestavia Hills City Schools

Vestavia Hills Elementary East music teacher Deanna Bell is one of two quarterfinalists for the 2019 Music Educator Award, which is presented by the Recording Academy and the Grammy Museum. more

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Sydney Cromwell

Proximity to schools, travel time and keeping neighborhoods within the same zoning were among top concerns from parents at the Wednesday morning meeting. more

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Emily Featherston

Commencement exercises were held on May 22. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

“A lot of things will have to happen in order to make this work,” Freeman said, “so we’ll spend a long time planning so that in the summer of 2019 we can begin to implement all of those moves.” more

Cahaba Heights

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Courtesy of Vestavia Hills City Schools

The students are now eligible for multiple major scholarships. more

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Emily Featherston

Vestavia Hills' new superintendent took over on March 12. more

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Lexi Coon.

Superintendents, including Vestavia Hills' Todd Freeman, and the Jefferson County and Shelby County sheriff's office met on March 12 to discuss school safety with local representatives. more

News

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Freeman will assume leadership of Vestavia Hills City Schools on March 12. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Spring Break for Vestavia Hills City Schools is March 26-30, and while many families will be hitting the road, the Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest is offering a week’s worth of activities for those staying in town. more

People

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Emily Featherston

Board members will work with their attorney to negotiate a contract and start date for Michael Todd Freeman. more

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Photo by Emily Featherston.

Next month, around the time students and teachers are taking off for spring break, David and Keri Howard will be celebrating their 18th wedding anniversary. more

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Emily Featherston

Drivers should use caution, particularly on secondary roadways. more

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Emily Featherston

Each candidate was asked the same 15 questions, and videos of the interviews will be published by the district later this week. more

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Photo courtesy of Whit McGhee, Vestavia Hills City Schools.

When Aug. 9 and 10 arrive, many teary-eyed parents will drop off little ones for one of the biggest days of childhood: the first day of kindergarten. more

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Vestavia Voice August 2018