Magnolia Elementary had a strong turnout at UAB's Kids in Engineering Day. more

Mar 6, 2018 10:20 AM School House

On March 3, the Hewitt-Trussville High School Engineering Academy sent 18 teams to compete in the Central Alabama Regional Science and Engineering Fair at UAB. more

Mar 6, 2018 10:12 AM School House


Photos by Ron Burkett.

Trussville-based Designs for Hope works to provide sustainable energy and clean water to those in need. more

Dec 20, 2017 2:11 PM People


Photos by Ron Burkett.

When Hewitt-Trussville High School’s engineering class assigned a senior project, student Mackenzie Dotson’s first thought was not for the grade, but rather the chance to create positive change. more

Jun 22, 2017 11:04 AM Business

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Chris Bond co-founded engineering academy at Hewitt-Trussville High School. more

May 18, 2017 5:13 PM School House

Mackenzie Dotson and Evan Morse

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Mackenzie Dotson and Evan Morse from Hewitt-Trussville High School competed in the Alabama Science and Engineering Fair. more

May 18, 2017 5:13 PM School House

The HTHS Engineering Academy thanks Amerex Corp. and its executive vice president, Vic Modic, for their recent donation of $4,000 to the engineering program. more

Dec 23, 2016 11:03 AM School House

For the third time in as many years, a team from the Hewitt-Trussville Engineering Academy has placed on the world stage of the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair in Phoenix, Arizona, in May. more

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM School House

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Photo courtesy of Chris Bond.

In Chris Bond’s Engineering Academy classroom, seniors are asked to find a problem and solve it. Hewitt-Trussville High School students Travis Gunn and Elijah Greene decided to find an energy source that could work in the middle of the wilderness. more

May 1, 2016 12:00 AM School House