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2021 Upcoming Holiday deadlines: We will be closed for Memorial Day. We will be closed for Labor Day. Deadline is Friday, Nov. 19 for Thanksgiving Edition and will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holidays. Deadline is Friday, Dec. 3 for Santa Letters. Deadline is Monday, Dec. 20 for the Christmas and New Years Editions. MvT Will be closed Dec. 23-Jan. 2 for the Christmas & New Years Holidays.

Santa Letters Art Gallery


School Admin. and Parents,
you can scan or takea photo and email it to, or Travis or Kasey can swing by the school and pick them up, or you can fax them to 205-371-2788, or you can drop them off in the mail slot at the
office at 42 2nd St., Moundville. Look for our news stand out front
Santa Letter deadline is Fri., Dec. 4.
This is for kids up to
second grade and special needs students.
We will run them in the Christmas Edition and mail them on to Santa.
Any specially colored or with artwork, we will also put on our website in time for Christmas.

Click on the Santa Letter to download.

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