Pelham City Council http://apr.org en Pelham Council Votes To Form New School System http://apr.org/post/pelham-council-votes-form-new-school-system <p></p><p>Another Alabama city is planning to form its own municipal school system.</p><p>Members of the Pelham City Council voted Monday night to establish their own board of education.</p><p>The move is the first step toward breaking away from Shelby County's school system and establishing a city school system.</p><p>Pelham council member Karyl Rice says the city has all the resources it needs to be a top school system in the state.</p><p>The decision comes just weeks after neighboring Alabaster began its first year of classes with a new city system.</p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 21:43:42 +0000 The Associated Press 37631 at http://apr.org Pelham Council Votes To Form New School System