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Photo by Erin Nelson.

The planned move of Pizitz Middle School to the old Berry High School campus is on schedule to happen this coming summer, with major work expected to be complete in early 2020, school officials said. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

To combat the rise of cyberbullying, Vestavia Hills City Schools, as mandated by the state, passed a new policy that expands the definition of bullying to include online bullying. Read more

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Photos by Erin Nelson.

Students these days come into school already knowing how to use technology socially, such as for social media, or how to navigate a smartphone for games and apps. But the school district is seeking to use technology to enhance learning. Read more

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Photo by Neal Embry.

The Alabama State Department of Education released its 2018-19 Education Report Card on Oct. 18 with high marks for Vestavia Hills City Schools. Read more

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Photos by Erin Nelson.

The three administrators all said they enjoyed their first year in Vestavia Hills and are looking forward to their future in the system. Read more

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All employees of the Vestavia Hills school system should see a little bit more money in the bank this fiscal year, with the state of Alabama mandating and paying for part of a 4% raise for all school employees. Read more

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I recently gave the State of the City address at the Chamber of Commerce lunch meeting in October. I would like to share with you some of our successes this past year. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

The class offers a chance for leaders in the city to meet people they might not otherwise meet, learn different things about the city and help take an active role in making Vestavia Hills a better place to live. Read more

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Neal Embry

Freeman spoke about the school's strategic plan and how to continually improve Vestavia Hills City Schools. Read more

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With a long career in education, Aimee Rainey is now prepared to take yet another step forward as she assumes the role of assistant superintendent of teaching and learning at Vestavia Hills City Schools. Read more

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Vestavia Hills City Schools Director of Public Relations Whit McGhee said he’s heard the first day of school is like “Christmas morning” for teachers and school leaders who work tirelessly over the summer to get to day one. Read more

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Neal Embry

Vestavia schools have long enjoyed success in academics and athletics, and students are known for contributing to multiple fundraisers each year. Read more

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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. Read more

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Sydney Cromwell

Superintendent picks option two, to be voted on by board at Tuesday meeting Read more

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Neal Embry

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

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Courtesy of Vestavia Hills City Schools

The decision was announced Tuesday, April 10. Read more

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Emily Featherston

The meeting was the first with Vestavia's new superintendent. Read more

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Emily Featherston

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

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