Program model is first in the state
Program will update parents on various BCS services
Tour will be open to the public and held at all seven high schools. First one will be Monday, Aug. 24 at Huffman High.
Check with child's school for test results
Community Schools and afterschool care will be available on Aug. 5
Registration continues now through July 30. School starts Aug. 5.
The Wildcat News launched September 2015
Program helps students get an associate's degree upon high school graduation
Teachers were invited to walk the red carpet during the special showing at the BJCC on Aug. 29
New Orleans English teacher Velda Benjamin Gilyot started working for BCS because of the 2005 storm
Birmingham Mayor William Bell announces Microsoft partnership with the city and Birmingham City Schools
The ESL program offers a combination of self-contained services, push-in services and pull-out services for all limited-English Learners. In addition, support services are provided to all classroom teachers by means of professional development within and outside the school. Students are placed in the ESL program as a result of their performance on an English language proficiency test that evaluates their listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. <more>
|Academies of Birmingham are Birmingham City Schools’ innovative approach to preparing today’s students for career and college success. The mission of the Academies of Birmingham is to provide students with a safe learning environment that promotes intellectual growth and career exploration. Academy students are presented with a rigorous academic curriculum and provided access to business networks that will prepare them now to compete in a global economy. Our excitements and commitment to this program is exemplified in the campange I'm Ready To Lead. |
|The International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme is an academically challenging and balanced course of study, that prepares students for success in college and life beyond. The mission of the program is to develop inquiring, knowledgeable, and caring young people who help to create a better, more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. Learn More|
|Dropping out of high school does not have to be the end of your education. If you are age 17-21 and need to complete your high school diploma, call or visit our office to see if the Dropout Recovery Program is right for you. There are three (3) locations and three (3) sessions that are available to you. Read more about the Dropout Recovery Opportunity.|
|Woodlawn Innovation Network .. is a Birmingham City Schools initiative to transform education as we know it in the five schools in the Woodlawn High School feeder pattern. The transformative approach, supported by Woodlawn Foundation and A+ Education Partnership, focuses on teaching children not only what to know, but how to think and how to apply that thinking to real-world problems. <Learn More> || |