Our Past

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Our Future

Our Mission

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Barton Academy is Back! 

State-of-the-Art Classrooms Welcome Students!

Renovations are complete on this innovative new school and students are learning and building memories again at Barton Academy. Find out more about this exciting state-of-the-art school at the website: bartonexplorers.com

 

Click here for enrollment information. 

    Barton Academy was originally built in 1836 as Alabama's first public school. The school's doors will reopen to students in 2021 as a model for 21st century learning with a focus on global studies and entrepreneurship, taught through a project-based approach. The Barton Academy for Advanced World Studies' innovative labs will prepare our students for their future through collaborative emerging technologies and STEM. Read an interview with the principal here

Thank you, donors!

Find a full list of our donors in our September Newsletter here!

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Read our Sept. 2021 Newsletter here.

Or download a pdf copy here.

This issue contains

a full list of our donors.

Read our June 2021 Newsletter here.

Or download a pdf copy here.

Read our November 2020

Newsletter here.

Or download a pdf copy here.

Read our June 2020 Newsletter here.

Or download a pdf copy here.

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Ribbon Cutting Thursday, Oct. 7 

    Please join MCPSS for an official Ribbon Cutting on Thursday, Oct. 7,  at 4:00 p.m., followed by an alumni and community open house from 4:30-6:30. You'll be amazed when you tour the renovated school! Student ambassadors and teachers will be in their rooms to greet visitors and talk about school programs. 

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Major Donor Luncheon
Barton Academy Foundation honored major donors at a luncheon
and preview of the renovated school on August 4, 2021