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teachers of the year
MCPSS names 2022-23 Teachers of the Year

Congratulations to Meagan Gayle of Hutchens Elementary, Amanda Delaney of Barton Academy and Ava Long of Bryant High!

Fri Mar 03 08:36 AM

magazine cover
Read the new issue of Learning Leading magazine

This issue includes a look at MCPSS fine arts programs and the 2022-23 Teachers of the Year.

Fri Mar 03 08:35 AM

History Day
MCPSS students compete in History Day

Students' exhibits focused on the theme "Frontiers in History."

Wed Feb 15 03:11 PM

Bryant at South
Apply to colleges for free on Feb. 20-24

Many colleges and universities throughout the state and region are waiving application fees.

Tue Feb 14 03:35 PM

Johnny Hatcher
Johnny Hatcher sworn in as new District 5 Commissioner

Hatcher represents south and west Mobile County.

Wed Dec 14 02:27 PM

Robert F. Barrow
MCPSS Director of Army Instruction named Mobile Bay Area Veteran of the Year

LTC (Ret.) Robert F. Barrow received the award at the 2022 Veterans Day Honors Luncheon recently at Fort Whiting.

Mon Nov 28 04:21 PM

Robert Huber
JROTC Cadet Brigade leadership positions announced

Chosen through a rigorous selection process, these five cadets will serve in county leadership positions.

Thu Sep 22 04:23 PM

Farm-to-Table program launched at Murphy High School

The program will provide students with tools for self-sustainable farming, with the mission of reducing food deserts in underserved areas.

Wed Sep 07 10:38 AM

Magazine cover
Read the new issue of Learning Leading magazine!

In this issue are a back-to-school feature, messages from the Superintendent and Board President, and information on safety initiatives, career tech programs and the Environmental Studies Center.

Fri Aug 26 02:14 PM

Learning Leading awards show
Watch the 2022 Learning Leading Awards!

MCPSS honors exemplary students, teachers, staff members and community partners in this annual awards presentation, which also includes student performances.

Fri May 27 12:05 PM

May 2022 cover
Read the new issue of Learning Today Leading Tomorrow

In the May issue are our Learning Leading Award winners, a 2022 graduation feature & rediscovering excellence at LeFlore Magnet High School.

Thu May 26 04:43 PM

Edmonds and Parker
Barton Academy's William Edmonds is named Alabama Alternate Teacher of the Year

Tanner Williams Elementary's Kelly Parker is also one of 16 finalists for state Teacher of the Year honor.

Thu May 19 04:22 PM

graduation schedule
Class of 2022 graduation schedule

Members of the Class of 2022 will receive their diplomas in ceremonies between May 12 and May 19.

Tue May 10 11:11 AM

Learning Leading winners
MCPSS honors 2022 Learning Leading Award winners

They are: Abbigail Davis of Dodge, Madeline Borchert of Clark-Shaw, Jordan Guyton of B.C. Rain, and Marissa Wilson of Citronelle.

Mon Mar 28 02:08 PM

Denise Riemer
Denise Riemer honored with Change Agent Award

Award honors an Alabama School Social Worker who enhances lives of at-risk students

Thu Mar 17 12:09 PM

Learning Today Leading Tomorrow
Read the latest issue of Learning Today Leading Tomorrow

The February issue includes our Teachers of the Year and MCPSS success stories.

Mon Feb 14 11:36 AM

Nicole Baranov
MCPSS Teacher Wins National PAEMST Award

Hutchens Elementary's Nicole Baranov was recognized as one of the top math teachers in the country.

Thu Feb 10 09:27 AM

teachers of the year
Mobile County Public Schools names three countywide Teachers of the Year

They are Kelly Parker of Tanner Williams Elementary, William Edmonds of Barton Academy for Advanced World Studies and Jamie Bosarge of Bryant High.

Thu Jan 27 04:28 PM

Stuff the Bus
MCPSS gives back through toy, food drives

Students, teachers, administrators and staff gave back to their communities over the holiday season through the Stuff the Bus Toy Drive, MCPSS Employees Care Committee, and Thanksgiving food drives.

Mon Jan 24 03:25 PM

Archived News

teachers of the year
MCPSS names 2022-23 Teachers of the Year

Congratulations to Meagan Gayle of Hutchens Elementary, Amanda Delaney of Barton Academy and Ava Long of Bryant High!

Fri Mar 03 08:36 AM

Graduation schedule
MCPSS Graduation Schedule

A schedule of 2022 graduation ceremonies

Thu Apr 28 11:02 AM

Deborah Pippin
MCPSS names Neidhardt, Mouton and Pippin as countywide Teachers of the Year

The honorees were surprised in their classrooms with news of the awards on Friday. Mobile County’s Elementary and Secondary Teachers of the Year will now be nominated for Alabama Teacher of the Year.

Thu Aug 19 02:01 PM

Chresal Threadgill
Chresal Threadgill honored as Alabama's Superintendent of the Year

Mobile County Public Schools Superintendent Chresal Threadgill was honored in Montgomery this week as Alabama’s Superintendent of the Year

Thu Aug 19 02:00 PM

truck for auction
Surplus vehicle available for auction

Did you know that MCPSS and other public entities regularly offer surplus vehicles and equipment for auction?

Thu Aug 19 02:00 PM

Jordan Guyton
B.C. Rain freshman publishes novel in honor of great-great-grandmother

What started as a two-page poem blossomed into a 484-page book that Guyton titled "Black Queen."

Thu Aug 19 01:59 PM

Giving Tree/Threadgill
MCPSS adds names of 11 award-winning educators to The Giving Tree

The Giving Tree, located in the lobby of the MCPSS Academic Affairs building, was established in 2011 to honor teachers and administrators who win statewide or national awards.

Thu Aug 19 01:58 PM

E.R. Dickson banner
E.R. Dickson Elementary is named a CLAS Banner School

School is one of eight in Alabama selected for programs that serve as models to the rest of the state.

Thu Aug 19 01:58 PM

Return to school (adjusted)
An important update from Superintendent Chresal D. Threadgill

Mobile County Public Schools will begin transitioning students back into classrooms beginning next week.

Tue Apr 20 08:20 AM

Ladd-Peebles Stadium
New protocol in effect for MCPSS football games

New procedures and rules are in place to guard against the spread of COVID-19 at Mobile County Public Schools sporting events.

Tue Apr 20 08:18 AM

Craighead cafeteria
Feeding program continues through first quarter

Breakfast and lunch will be provided free of charge to any child age 18 and younger at all school cafeteria sites. Meals will be available for the whole week on Mondays from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.

Tue Apr 20 08:17 AM

remote learning
2020-21 back to school FAQs

Some answers to frequently asked questions from the first week of school.

Tue Apr 20 08:17 AM

new principals
Board approves new principals

Alma Bryant High, Causey Middle and Kate Shepard Elementary will have new principals this year, while a principal was also named for the new Barton Academy for Advanced World Studies, set to open in 2021.

Tue Apr 20 08:16 AM

An important message from Superintendent Chresal D. Threadgill about the start of the 2020-21 school year

The start of school will be delayed until Sept. 1 and students will learn remotely through at least the first quarter.

Tue Apr 20 08:15 AM

space camp 2
MCPSS teachers bring lessons home from Space Academy for Educators

Ten Mobile County Public Schools teachers got some out-of-this-world science-based professional development recently, as they attended Space Academy for Educators at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville.

Tue Apr 20 08:14 AM

Donnie & Tammy Brown
Plans announced for The Miracle League of West Mobile: Schmidt Family Park

Facility in west Mobile will include baseball field, playground for children with special needs.

Tue Apr 20 08:14 AM

Christina Sashington
Austal apprenticeship program leads to jobs for MCPSS graduates

Thirteen members of the MCPSS Class of 2020 were offered full-time jobs at the shipbuilder after training in its Youth Apprenticeship Program.

Tue Apr 20 08:13 AM

Barton Academy
Interior renovations underway at Barton Academy for Advanced World Studies

Renovations to state's oldest public school building are expected to be completed in time for new school to open in 2021.

Tue Apr 20 08:13 AM

Madelyn Fetner
MCPSS honors Learning Leading Award winners

Madelyn Fetner of J.E. Turner, Lily Hoyle of Phillips Preparatory and Vanessa Siggers of Murphy High School are the 2020 Learning Leading Award winners.

Tue Apr 20 08:12 AM

David Dai
Alma Bryant's David Dai named a finalist for state Teacher of the Year

Dai has been named the Alabama State Board of Education's District 1 Secondary Teacher of the Year and is one of 16 finalists for 2020-21 Alabama State Teacher of the Year.

Tue Apr 20 08:11 AM