Our school is proud of the traditions, high expectations, and inviting atmosphere that make it a good place to learn and grow.

Thursday, January 30, 2014


No school for Talladega City due to dangerous travel on icy roads. Stay warm and we will see you on Monday, February 3rd!

February Lunch Menu Posted

To access the February lunch menu:
Go to PAGES on left side of blog.
Click on Lunch Menus 2013-14.

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

NO SCHOOL Wednesday OR Thursday, January 29th and 30th!

Talladega City Schools will not be in session for the next two days, Wednesday, January 29th and Thursday, the 30th. Pass on this information and enjoy this beautiful display of nature!

EARLY 11 a.m.

R. L. Young will dismiss at 11 a.m. for all students today, January 28, 2014. Please make plans to pick up your child. If they ride the bus, be ready to receive your child around 11:00 or after. The bus will pick up students prior to the 11 a.m. dismissal.

Monday, January 27, 2014

Art, Anyone?

Peace 'a Work is offering Winter Elementary Kids Art Class. You can click on picture, save and print out, or ask for a copy in the school office.  completed form can be mailed or emailed to Please note the course starts on January 29!


R. L. Young is delighted with the 25 students that will travel to the Regional Competition in Birmingham on FEBRUARY 14. Of those 25 archers, 3 six grade students will make Archery Team history! They will represent Ellis Junior High and their archery program. Schools were notified of the change in competition levels last spring. Sixth graders will no long compete at the elementary level. Only 4 six graders made the Ellis team and 3 of the selected were from R. L. Young.

We are proud of Alex Armstrong, Dawson Davidson, and Peter Whitworth! You will represent R. L. Young and Ellis very well...

Saturday, January 25, 2014

Introducing the 2013-14 Archery Team

2013-14 Archery Team

1.      Ty West
2.      Elton Farris
3.      Landry Bradford
4.      Isaac Wilson
5.      Todd Peters
6.      Micah Smith
7.      Angelo Turner
8.      Kortavious Cooper
9.      Bryer Bishop
10.   Nigel Scales
11.   Matthew Walker
12.   Maddison Martin
13.   Taylor Presley
14.   Sara Tipton
15.   Chloe Dates
16.   Emily Tyson
17.   Carlee Moxley
18.   Kylie Bentley
19.   Kendall Westrick
20.   Emily Anne Wallace
21.   Alyssa Lakey
22.   Hannah Smith
 Congratulations to all of these archers. Your school is SO proud of you and wish you the best of luck at the competition on February 14. Thank you, Coach Stephens for sponsoring this program at R. L. Young!

Thursday, January 23, 2014