Schools of Character

  • Three Tuscaloosa city schools will be honored on Tuesday, March 1 during an awards ceremony for being named nationally as a “School of Character.”
    Westlawn Middle, Tuscaloosa Magnet Schools Elementary and Tuscaloosa Magnet Schools Middle were three of only five schools in Alabama to receive the “School of Character” designation by this school year. Sixty-nine schools received the designation nationwide.

    Students at Tuscloosa Magnet Schools-Elementary tell the story of what they believe and how that led to their school becoming a School of Character.

    See why Diversity, Leadership, Inquiry, Integrity, Excellence and Service led to Tuscaloosa Magnet Schools-Middle becoming a School of Character.


    The Schools of Character Team from Westlawn Middle School talks about how they focus on core values to achieve student success and how it led to this honor.