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MPS Parent Considers Leaving the School System

News of the possible intervention in Montgomery Public Schools by the Alabama State Department of Education is hitting parents hard. JaNai Thompson has two daughters in MPS and says she’s not sure the schools are preparing them for the real world.  Now she’s considering many options to get them out of the schools, including moving to another city or homeschooling….

Reaction to Possible Intervention in MPS

News of the State Board of Education’s intention to possibly intervene in the Montgomery Public School system is drawing mixed reaction from city officials and stakeholders in the school system.   Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange says that changes have been needed for years, citing low test scores and financial problems. “For ten years or more we have moving in a…

Seven Vehicles Involved in Crash with MPS Bus

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MPS Chief School Financial Officer Fired After Paycheck Mishap

After a human error caused for close to 5,000 Montgomery Public School employees to get their paychecks late. The school board dished out it’s punishment today by firing the Chief School Financial Officer. The School board called a special meeting to consider firing the CSFO, Pamela Wooden. With a 4-2 vote, they approved the termination. After not getting their paychecks Wednesday,…

All MPS Students Eligible for Free Meals

Montgomery Public Schools/Child Nutrition Program is participating in the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) of the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act for the 2016-2017 school year.  If your child/children attend any of the schools within Montgomery Public Schools, breakfast and lunch will be available to them at no charge.  All students enrolled in the school system may participate in the School Breakfast…