Mountain Brook Schools Good News Update OCTOBER 2023

Click here for the update in podcast form.

The following stories can be found on the school and district social media sites (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter/X) as well as the district website.


  • Podcast: Click here to listen to our latest podcast with Bill and Suzanne Andrews from MBE.
  • Mountain Brook Schools' 8 Certified Academic Language Therapists were recognized in Montgomery as part of Dyslexia Awareness Month.
  • October was National Principals Month. Click here to learn more about the 6 MBS Principals!
  • October Board Meeting Report: Click here for the recap.


  • Follow Mountain Brook Schools, your local school, and your school's PTO (elementary only) on social media to stay up to date on the latest news and information.
  • Check the 'news/happenings' section of your school's webpage to see updates and highlights on the latest news and school events.

Brookwood Forest Elementary

  • The annual Ranger Run took place where all students participated in the school's fun run.
  • 1st grade enjoyed a trip to the pumpkin patch! Pictures are available on social media.
  • Click here for a full version of the video of Angela Washington riding on an airplane for the first time.

Cherokee Bend Elementary

  • The annual Pumpkin Drop event took place! Click here for a video.
  • Thanks to the Chief PTO for some wonderful new library furniture!
  • Additionally, students had 'Boo at the Bend' which included a week of dress up days. Check out CBS social media for pictures from these events.

Crestline Elementary

  • Big thanks to the P.E. coaches and CES staff members for a fantastic Pumpkin Run!
  • The annual Fall Festival was a hit as students enjoyed booths with candy and games. Teachers and staff dressed up as 'Where's Waldo' while the front office dressed up as 'Willa Wonka!' Thanks to the parents and volunteers for making Fall Festival a great event.
  • Check out CES social media for those photos and more.

Mountain Brook Elementary

  • Mrs. Hinely's 4th grade homeroom donated over 100 canned goods to the Community Food Bank of Central Alabama!
  • 3rd graders took a trip to the Birmingham Zoo!
  • MBE students (along with students from other schools in the district) participated in the district's VexIQ robotics competition at MBJH! Pictures can be found on social media.

Mountain Brook Junior High

  • MBJH kicked off Connect Month with a pep rally, dress up days and various events for all students and staff to participate!
  • 8th grade volleyball won the Metro Championship and the 7th grade finished in 3rd!
  • Girls cross country won the Metro Championship and the boys finished in 2nd place!

Mountain Brook High School

  • Click here for pictures, information and a recap of Homecoming 2023!
  • The MBHS volleyball team won the 6A state championship! More details.
  • Congratulations to MBHS varsity baseball head coach, Lee Gann, for being named to the Alabama Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame.
  • Spartan Sips was featured on CBS 42! Click here to learn more about the student-run coffee stand, which operates each Friday in The Commons.

The purpose of Mountain Brook Schools is to provide an effective, challenging and engaging education for every one of our students.