Schools

Shelby County BOE approves administrators for three schools

The Shelby County Board of Education approved administrators for three local schools, including the new principal for the Shelby County Career Technical Educational Center and ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

MLES begins school year with focus on mental health

MT LAUREL — The first full week of classes for Shelby County Schools began on Monday, Aug. 16, and for students at Mt Laurel Elementary ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Calera Elementary kicks off year with ‘great day’

CALERA — As Calera Elementary’s new principal, Shannon Montgomery, settles into her first year at the school, the faces of the students and faculty members ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Scott Mims.

Cleckler chosen to attend American Legion Boys State

Thomas Cleckler, 17, incoming senior at Cornerstone Christian School in Columbiana, was selected in July to attend the American Legion Alabama Boys State. Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

County leaders, Chelsea mayor address questions about Dunnavant Valley annexation

Chelsea’s discussion of potentially forming its own city school system has raised questions from residents in surrounding communities, and local leaders attempted to answer many ... Read more

1 month ago by Emily Sparacino.

Elvin Hill PTO, community create new oasis

By SASHA JOHNS / Community Columnist The Elvin Hill Elementary Wildcats of the Columbiana school system have a new space to help them chill out ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Hundreds of parents urge mask mandates as new school year begins

Hundreds of parents are petitioning Shelby County Schools to enact a school mask mandate as thousands of the district's students begin in-person classes this week. Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Chamber to host ‘State of our Schools’ luncheon this month

The Shelby County Chamber’s August Community Luncheon will highlight schools in each local district. Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Get to know Athlete of the Week Kendall Channell

Kendall Channell is the Shelby County Reporter’s Athlete of the Week for Aug. 8, 2021. Sponsored by Coosa Pines Federal Credit Union. Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Get to know Student of the Week Megan Collins

Megan Collins is the Shelby County Reporter’s Student of the Week for Aug. 8, 2021. Sponsored by COMPACT. Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Chelsea Park students greet first day of school

CHELSEA —  The new school year began on Thursday, Aug 12 for Shelby County Schools and for the district’s schools, the day was spent welcoming ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Greystone Elementary welcomes students back on first day

HOOVER — Tuesday, Aug. 10 marked the first day of classes for Greystone Elementary School, which for many students meant returning to in-person learning for ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Calera ‘Meet the Eagles’ event takes off despite rain

Athletes, coaches and families converged on the grounds of Ricky M. Cairns Stadium for the “Meet the Eagles” season preview party Saturday, Aug. 7. Read more

1 month ago by Scott Mims.

PHOTO GALLERY: Chelsea Blue & White Day

Chelsea celebrated the upcoming football season with their annual Blue & White Day on Saturday August 7th. See all our photos at Shelby County Photos Read more

1 month ago by Keith McCoy.

Local pediatricians petition schools to enact mask mandates

Dozens of pediatricians in both Shelby and Jefferson counties have joined together to petition for a school mask mandate as thousands of students prepare to ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

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