Did you know there was a Catholic preschool option for local families? Learn more about the St. John the Baptist Catholic K4 and what makes it different.
Find out more about Huntsville Inner City Learning Center – an after-school program that starts September 6th.
Learn more about Huntsville’s first Forest School from one of its preschool teachers.
We have a new addition to our School Spotlight series – find out more about Trinity Child Development Center, their school philosophy, and what sets them apart.
Find out more about The Riley Center’s educational program via our Q&A with Susannah Torres, a Day School Behavior Consultant & Case Manager at The Riley Center. SAVE THE DATE This weekend The Riley Center will be sponsoring their first community Informational Seminar on Autism and ABA – it’s a great opportunity for parents who want […]
We’ve been featuring local private & independent schools through our School Spotlight series for over a year now, but have recently started a new special Preschool Edition! We hope to expand this series to include more state-licensed preschools in Huntsville and Madison County, and are excited to grow our education coverage to include more options for local students & their parents.
Find out more about Covenant Classical Preschool and its two Huntsville locations via our Q&A with Craig Bouvier, Director of the Research Park campus. Website: www.CCSLion.com Locations: 220 Exchange Place, Huntsville, AL 35806 | 256-837-5437 7010 Governor’s West, Huntsville, AL 35806 | 256-382-7323 Facebook Page: Covenant Classical Schools & Daycare of Exchange Place Ages of Students: 6 […]
We’ve been featuring local private & independent schools through our School Spotlight series for over a year now, but this is our first Preschool Edition! We hope to expand this series to include more state-licensed preschools in Huntsville and Madison County, and are excited to grow our education coverage to include more options for local students & their parents. Find out more about the new Hampton Cove Preschool via our Q&A with Melissa Chatagnier Isaac, Owner & Principal of the school.
The original Lee High School was built in 1957, but Huntsville City Schools constructed a new 250,000 square foot facility on Meridian Street designed for 1,200 students that includes a new Lee Lyric Theatre. This beautiful building also houses New Century Technology High School, which was previously a virtual entity at Columbia High School since […]
We recently interviewed Sherry Lewis, Principal at St. John the Baptist Catholic School in Madison. SJS opened its doors in 1996, and is one of the premier Catholic schools in north Alabama. This year, the school board received the “2013 Outstanding School Board Award” from the National Catholic Education Association, a recognition awarded to just […]
We recently interviewed Lori-Ellen Hudnall, Marketing/Fundraising Director for Westminster Christian Academy. Westminster opened its doors in January of 1964, and next year marks their 50th year of serving the Huntsville community! The School Name: Westminster Christian Academy Phone: 256-705-8000 Locations: We have two campuses. Our Upper Campus, which houses 6th through 12 grades, is located […]
Updated 2017 We recently interviewed Richard Reynolds, principal and executive director of the Huntsville Achievement School. Seeking to be an educational resource for the Metro-Huntsville area, HAS provides a learning environment where students with learning differences such as high functioning Autism, Aspergers, ADD/ADHD, Dyslexia, ODD, OCD, etc., and those that just need a smaller learning […]
We recently interviewed Patti Simon, Administrator of Valley Fellowship Christian Academy in Huntsville. A church-based school that was founded in 1987, VFCA’s mission is to “train students to become Christian leaders, Godly men and women, to take places of authority in the world and in Christ’s body of believers.” Education at VFCA is infused with […]
Rocket City Mom recently interviewed Rebecca Moore, Director of Communications at Randolph School in Huntsville. Founded in 1959 by a group of 20 concerned citizens, Randolph began its mission with a handful of elementary classes in an antebellum home on the street from which it takes its name. Dr. Wernher von Braun was among the numerous […]
Rocket City Mom recently interviewed Stacie Naff, Co-Director and Registrar of the Country Day School in Huntsville. Established in 1987, Country Day School has a record of success with many graduates who have become valedictorians or top 10% of their respective schools. Name of School: The Country Day School School Phone: (256)837-5266 School Location: 1699 Old Dry Creek […]
Rocket City Mom recently interviewed Patricia Kuhn, Principal of Holy Family Catholic Regional School, to learn more about this unique school. History was made in September of 1963, when Holy Family (then St. Joseph’s) played a quiet but important role in integrating the Alabama school system. Name of School: Holy Family Regional Catholic School School […]
A new school is coming to Huntsville and it will be like no other in town. The Rise School of Huntsville opens in January and we recently had the chance to speak with Director Caroline Bradford and get a little sneak peek at what parents can expect from this new educational opportunity for children in […]
Rocket City Mom recently interviewed Allison MacKenzie, Head of the Montessori School of Huntsville, to learn more about this unique school. Located at the foot of Green Mountain in south Huntsville, MSH acommodates students in Preschool – 6th Grade, and is an independent, nonprofit, parent-governed school. They practice the Montessori Method, and the four distinct […]
UPDATED AUGUST 1, 2015 to reflect new location of school. Rocket City Mom recently interviewed Leslie Bruton, Community Relations Director at Greengate, to learn more about this unique school. Greengate acommodates students in Kindergarten – 8th Grade, and is a nonsectarian, independent school which welcomes and respects children of all religions and ethnic backgrounds. Name […]