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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

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
MCPSS launches more user-friendly mcpss.com

Mobile County Public Schools re-launched its website – www.mcpss.com – 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

Be Healthy
Austin, Haskew receive $10,000 Be Healthy grants

Mary B. Austin and Pearl Haskew elementary schools received $10,000 Be Healthy grants from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama.

Thu Oct 24 11:03 AM

Threadgill
School Board gives Superintendent Threadgill high marks on evaluation

The Mobile County Board of School Commissioners gave Superintendent Chresal Threadgill all 5’s out of 5 on his annual evaluation, which was conducted during a special-called meeting on Thursday.

Thu Oct 24 11:02 AM

Bicentennial Schools of Excellence
Clark-Shaw, Phillips named Bicentennial Schools of Excellence

Clark-Shaw School of Math, Science and Technology and Phillips Preparatory School were recognized recently as Bicentennial Schools of Excellence for their students’ work honoring Alabama’s history. Clark-Shaw and Phillips are two of only 21 schools to receive this honor, which comes with a $5,000 grant.

Thu Oct 24 11:00 AM