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Photo courtesy of Melanie Perry.

On Valentine’s Day, senior citizens in Vestavia Hills can gather at the New Merkel House in Cahaba Heights to celebrate the day. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Vestavia Hills City Schools.

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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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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Throughout December, senior citizens will have plenty of chances to celebrate the Christmas season at the New Merkel House. 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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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

The Vestavia Hills Fire Department will once again demonstrate fire safety to children in Vestavia Hills schools, explaining how to escape in the event of a fire. Read more

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This past month we honored our senior citizens by celebrating “National Senior Citizens Day.” It was created to recognize the contributions that senior citizens make to their respective communities. Read more

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An integral part of Vestavia Hills City Schools is the relationship between parents and teachers, helped along by each school’s Parent Teacher Organization. Here are the leaders for each school’s PTO for the 2019-20 school year. Read more

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Photo by Sam Chandler

Vestavia Hills Elementary Cahaba Heights held its Taste of the Heights fundraiser on Tuesday, April 16. Read more

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Photo by Kamp Fender.

Addressing student needs in Vestavia Hills City Schools has always been the number one priority, Aimee Rainey, director of student services, said. Read more

Cahaba Heights

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Photo courtesy of Alicia Hunsberger.

In mid-April, parents of students at Vestavia Hills Elementary Cahaba Heights will once again be able to enjoy touring the school, buy artwork and enjoy local food. Read more

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Two Vestavia schools, Vestavia Hills Elementary West and Vestavia Hills Elementary Cahaba Heights, were chosen to be Bicentennial Schools. Read more

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Over a period of 10 weeks, girls in the third through fifth grade participate in an after-school program that encourages positive emotional, social, mental and physical development. Read more

Cahaba Heights

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English-language classes are offered to qualifying students as they come into the system, and once they test out, they’re monitored and supported as needed. Read more

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Sydney Cromwell

The smoke house comes to Vestavia elementary schools once a year to teach fire safety lessons. Read more

Cahaba Heights

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan

Since 2004, the Vestavia Hills Fire Department has traveled around the city teaching children about fire safety. Read more

People

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Photo courtesy of Vestavia City Schools

The BodyTrek program, facilitated by Children’s of Alabama, is a mobile unit that travels to schools within 55 miles of the hospital. Read more

Cahaba Heights

Going into her 11th year as the school nurse at Vestavia Hills Elementary Cahaba Heights, Julie Corley can add the title of best registered school nurse to her resume. Read 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.” Read more

Cahaba Heights

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Rylee Jimenez.

To celebrate Valentine’s Day, Vestavia Voice asked students from Vestavia Hills Elementary Cahaba Heights and Vestavia Hills Elementary West to talk to us a little bit about love. Read more

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