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Subha Singh
Students display impressive work at Mobile County Science Fair

Murphy's Shubha Singh wins top overall award for a project examining how cancer cells react to nicotine.

Wed Feb 12 06:01 PM

Austal signing day
25 MCPSS seniors accepted into Austal USA pre-apprenticeship program

The program will prepare students for introduction into Austal USA’s four-year apprenticeship program beginning this summer, the first step toward a full-time career with the company, which constructs ships for the U.S. Navy.

Mon Feb 10 04:20 PM

Richard Hollis
MCPSS Spotlight: Making lunch taste great at Burroughs Elementary is Richard Hollis' passion

Richard Hollis loves to cook. He’s done it all his life. And for the last 23 years, he’s cooked for the children of Burroughs Elementary School.

Fri Jan 31 02:29 PM

Cheryl Burch
Carey Arensberg, Cheryl Burch, David Dai named Teachers of the Year

George Hall's Carey Arensberg, Phillips Preparatory's Cheryl Burch and Alma Bryant's David Dai have been named Mobile County Public Schools' 2020 Teachers of the Year.

Thu Jan 16 04:23 PM

Stuff the Bus 2019
MCPSS donates 4,500 toys in Stuff the Bus drive

Students, teachers and administrators from 41 schools and Central Campus participated in Mobile County Public Schools' annual toy drive.

Wed Jan 08 03:28 PM

Clark-Shaw STEM certification
Clark-Shaw becomes only school in south Alabama to earn Cognia STEM certification

The designation is another feather in the cap of the magnet middle school, which specializes in math and science and is a two-time Blue Ribbon award winner.

Mon Dec 09 11:52 AM

Lisa Patterson
MCPSS Spotlight: Orchard's Lisa Patterson goes the extra mile

She is an intervention teacher who has a track record of improving test scores. She has a passion for carpool duty who makes sure dismissal at her school goes smoothly. She frequently goes out-of-pocket to buy uniforms or supplies for students in need. And she also makes a mean sundae.

Thu Dec 05 10:19 AM

Davidson High School
New integrated system gives Davidson High enhanced security

The new cutting-edge and first-of-its kind Technology Integrated Security System (TISS) is now up and running at Davidson High School.

Tue Nov 26 01:11 PM

Hutchens Colonial Day
Hutchens Elementary explores Colonial Days

What was it like to live in colonial America? Students at Hutchens Elementary got to see for themselves during Colonial Day, as second graders researched colonial life and dressed up to present what they learned to their younger classmates.

Fri Nov 22 03:55 PM

Dunbar's Linda Duffis was named Alabama's Middle School Art Teacher of the Year.
Dunbar's Linda Duffis named Alabama's Middle School Art Teacher of the Year

Linda Duffis, an art teacher at Dunbar School for the Creative and Performing Arts, has been named Alabama's Middle School Art Teacher of the Year by the Alabama Art Educators Association.

Fri Nov 15 04:03 PM