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"Education takes place in the combination of the home,

the community, the school, and the receptive mind."

~ Harry Edwards ~


Mission Statement

The mission of

Brookhaven Middle School is

to develop responsible individuals who are

equipped with the skills that will encourage

them to become lifelong learners,

capable of making responsible,

intelligent decisions in

the new millennium.

This goal will be achieved by a

well-trained professional staff,

offering a diversified curriculum

in a safe and nurturing environment.


Principal's Message

School Information






Parent Corner

Student Corner

Faculty/Staff Corner

Library/Media Center

Title I

International Baccalaureate

Wall of Fame

Reconnecting Youth
BMS Weather Station Calendar


7th Grade Post-Writing Assessment Party Photos

Support Jamil Tatum


Attention ALL Athletes!!

All students participating in athletics must have a physical form turned in to their coach. Preparticipation Physical Evaluation

Brookhaven is one of 11 schools in Alabama to be honored as recipients of the Alabama Attorney General's Safe Schools Award of Excellence



Please contact our office, 552-3045,

if you can offer one hour a week to

either mentor a student to encourage them to

live up to their fullest potential or

to tutor students who struggle in

reading and/or math.

Alabama's First Choice

Be prepared for school!

View School Supply Lists

Mark your calendar...

August 5

Student Orientation

1:00pm 7th & 8th (new students)

2:00pm 6th grade

August 10

First Day of School

September 7 Labor Day -No school
October 12 Fall Holiday-No school
October 20

Parenting Day - Students Dismissed at noon;

Contact Counselors to schedule a conference!

November 11 Veteran's Day-No school
November 23-27 Thanksgiving Holidays
December 17 First term ends

Support Decatur City Schools FoundationLearn more by visiting: www.decaturcityschoolsfoundation.org Visit Decatur City Schools' Homepage


View our school newsletter,

"From the Wildcat Den"

Publisher document

Word document

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concerning this website to the school webmaster:  rebekah.higgins@dcs.edu

Join PTA $5.00

Parents: STI Home now available to view your child's grades and attendance from home!

Sign up in the front office.

Order a BMS t-shirt!


Order forms are in the office.

Thank You!

We are proud to have Wayne Farms, LLC

as our Partner in Education. 

Wayne Farms Representatives

Brad Blackmon

Tracy Blaxton

View picture/article of 2007

Partners-in-Education Breakfast

We would like to thank everyone in the community who continually support our school.  A special thanks to:

Decatur Youth Services

After-school Tutoring daily

at the Aquadome


Bus service provided to bring students home

View Mega Conference Web Story featuring our very own Dr. Collier!!