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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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Photo courtesy of Whit McGhee.

State Representative David Wheeler recently awarded several grants of various amounts to three principals at Vestavia Hills High School, Pizitz Middle School and Vestavia Hills Elementary West. Read more

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Photo by Patty Green.

Courtesy, respect, and responsibility make up “The West Way,” and every year, students learn about these good character traits during West Way Week. 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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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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Award-winning children’s book author Carmen Agra Deedy visited Vestavia Hills Elementary West on Feb. 21, charming students and teachers alike with her storytelling. Read more

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Photos courtesy of Melissa Simmons.

Walker Simmons, a second-grader at Vestavia Hills Elementary West, said each year, his favorite part of the Racing for Children’s event is getting to watch the races — and eating the snacks, he added. Read more

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This year, the event is set for Feb. 1 at 6:30 p.m. at the Hoover Country Club, said Alice Elmore, one of the leaders of the PTO-coordinated event. Read more

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Second-graders at Vestavia Hills Elementary West celebrated their ancestors and love for our country with a musical performance entitled “Proud to be an American.” 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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Crowds of kids and parents joined their friends for “Movie Night” as Vestavia Hills Elementary West held its fall carnival on Thursday, Oct. 18. Read more

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Let me start off by explaining to you who he is, Shiloh Sciacca. He came to us as a kindergartner with a cancer diagnosis. Read more

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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

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Mr. Schu visited Vestavia West Aug. 28, and spent time with third-graders. Read more

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Photos by Geoff Green

Courtesy, respect and responsibility make up 'The West Way,' and every year, students learn about these good character traits during West Way Week. Read more

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Due to recent signups, the school went beyond the recommended student-to-teacher ratio, prompting the hire of more staff. Read more

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Neal Embry

New superintendent touts school achievement, community support during annual report. 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

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Third graders at Vestavia Hills Elementary West recently entertained family, friends and fellow students with “Wishes for the Season,” a Christmas program about all our holiday wishes, from hectic to happy. Read more

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