October 2021 Art Exhibition "Focus on the Aggies"
“Focus on the Aggies” , is a collection of fifty Sylacauga City Schools photographs that embellish the walls in the Board of Education headquarters on North Broadway. Dr. Jon Segars, the past Superintendent of Sylacauga City Schools replaced old school photographs with this new collection. The Museum Board of Directors and staff thank Dr. Michelle Eller the current Superintendent of Sylacauga City Schools for allowing the museum to publicly exhibit this extraordinary photography Collection photographed by Jimmy Reynolds, Jr. and his students for the entire month of October 2021. During the Covid 19 Pandemic photography students were not allowed on the field to capture sports events. Ms. Pamela McTier, Business teacher who oversees the Yearbook Department asked Jimmy Reynolds, Jr., teacher of the Photography Department if it would be possible for him to photograph the sports events for the yearbook. Mr. Reynolds, Jr. began his career five years ago teaching art at Sylacauga High School and Nichols Lawson Middle School. In addition to his art classes at SHS, he teaches Commercial Photography, a Career Tech Education Program (CTE). In 2019, the Sylacauga City Schools Foundations began partial funding and expanding the program. The students in this program have also joined SkillsUSA, a non-profit career tech organization that provides fundraisers and community service. The Museum encourages the Board of Education and parents to support Mr. Reynolds, Jr. and his students in this outstanding Career Tech Education program by attending the reception for this exhibit on Thursday, October 21, 2021 from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
"Focus on the Aggies Exhibiting October 5 - 27, 2021
Reception Thursday, October 21, 2021 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.