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In late October, the Vestavia Hills Board of Education recognized the district’s Teachers of the Year and named both an elementary and secondary teacher of the year, honoring one teacher at each of the city’s eight schools. Read more

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Emily Featherston

The money from Sen. Waggoner's discretionary fund will be used to address bullying and students' mental health issues. Read more

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Legislators from the over-the-mountain area gathered to discuss multiple topics related to education on Nov. 18. Read more

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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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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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While he’s in his first year at Vestavia, Cooper said his goal is to not only get acclimated to his new surroundings, but to be effective at his job and grow in his professional development as well. 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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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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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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Jennifer Bailey

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Education may be a second career for Jennifer Bailey, but she’s already moving into her second job with Vestavia Hills City Schools. Read more

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VHCS Superintendent Todd Freeman said with a ranger placed on the third hole of the golf course, the playground can now be reopened. Read more

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The move was delayed in February after heavy rainfall delayed construction. Read more

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Now that we have concluded one school year and prepare to begin another, the Vestavia Hills City Schools Foundation ("VHCSF") is once again proud to have helped our award-winning schools in achieving the excellence that we are all accustomed to. 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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Photo by Alyx Chandler.

While some Vestavia Hills elementary students might be heading off to more traditional sports like soccer or tennis this fall, Treeline Expeditions LLC offers kids the unique opportunity to spend time after school paddling the Cahaba River. 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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Neal Embry

The goals were created as part of the strategic planning session held by Vestavia Hills City Schools. Read more

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Vestavia Hills City Schools will start the 2019-20 school year with an additional director of curriculum and instruction. Read more

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    Aimee Rainey, the Vestavia Hills school system's assistant superintendent of teaching and learning, talks about what the district is doing to support students' social and emotional learning during a meeting of the Vestavia Hills Board of Education on Monday, Dec. 16, 2019.

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