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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

service learning
Empatico: Dawes teachers building empathy through service learning

How can 40 classrooms from across the United States work together to build empathy in our next generation through service learning projects?

Fri Nov 01 07:43 AM

Barbara Stringer
Wilmer cook turns cafeteria into underwater paradise

Barbara Stringer’s love for and dedication to the students at Wilmer Elementary didn’t take a break this summer.

Fri Nov 01 07:41 AM

Ingalls Grants
MCPSS schools awarded grants from Ingalls

Mobile County Public Schools received five of the 26 grants Ingalls Shipbuilding awarded to STEM projects across Mississippi and Alabama.

Thu Oct 24 11:23 AM

Baker High School
Baker High School receives $5,000 beautification grant

We are pleased to announce that Baker High School was a recipient for a $5,000 beautification grant from the Lowe’s Charitable and Education Foundation. Stephanie Tashbin, the school’s Career Academy Specialist, applied for the grant to spruce up the Freshman Academy annex. Toolbox for Education grants are reserved for school improvement projects in order to improve the communities they serve. The school used the money for a new sidewalk and landscaping. Baker High School would like to thank Lowe’s Home Improvement and Toolbox for Education for their generosity and support! Baker High School serves about 2,400 students and is located on Airport Boulevard.

Thu Oct 24 11:21 AM

MCPSS launches more user-friendly

Mobile County Public Schools re-launched its website – – this summer, creating a more user-friendly format and more visually appealing platform.

Thu Oct 24 11:20 AM

2019-20 school year
Students return to begin 2019-20 school year

It’s a new school year and Dodge Elementary student Jonah Alexander has come to a realization.

Thu Oct 24 11:18 AM

Fonde cancer fundraiser
Mobile Fire, Police play basketball for Fonde cancer fundraiser

Fonde Elementary fifth-grader Ashley Aquino said she was rooting for both teams as Mobile Police played Mobile Fire-Rescue in a game of a basketball.

Thu Oct 24 11:15 AM

Concussion Awareness Program
MCPSS athletes participate in Concussion Awareness Program

Six Mobile County Public Schools high schools are participating in the Concussion Awareness Program, which is designed to decrease the number of missed concussions and to decrease the recovery time for players.

Thu Oct 24 11:13 AM

Worlds of Opportunity
Worlds of Opportunity offers look at potential careers

Dewayne Lockett-James was interested in computer technology and manufacturing. Charleston Webb wanted to find out about aerospace and aviation.

Thu Oct 24 11:12 AM