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The forum, held June 5-8 at Troy University, is an annual event designed to assist students with disabilities in developing leadership skills and the use of resources that can assist them with future challenges. more

Jul 20, 2017 7:09 PM High Schools

Due to the success of Simmons Middle School’s main fundraiser, called the BUC$ Bounty Hunt, the PTO was able to more than double the classroom grants given to teachers. more

Jul 20, 2017 6:56 PM Middle Schools

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Courtesy of HCA.

A discussion has been planned for HCA faculty and parents to discuss the process of moving back in to Shades Mountain Community Church for the 2017-2018 school year. more

Jul 14, 2017 8:55 PM Private Schools

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Photo by Jon Anderson

Hoover is offering $4.25 million for the 41-acre campus. more

Jul 11, 2017 10:19 PM Schools 7 Comments

Prince of Peace Catholic Church is pleased to announce the appointment of Kelly Doss as parish operations manager, effective May 22. more

Jun 26, 2017 7:31 PM Private Schools

Kennedy Thomas of Hoover was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society. more

Jun 26, 2017 7:29 PM Schools 1 Comments

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Photo courtesy of Franchesca Wilkes.

Retiring teachers reflect on years in the classroom. more

Jun 26, 2017 7:22 PM Schools

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Photo courtesy of Prince of Peace Catholic School.

Prince of Peace Catholic School’s House of St. Francis middle school service group recently received the “Youth Group of the Year Award”; from Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama. more

Jun 26, 2017 6:01 PM Private Schools

Cole Williams of Hoover recently received an appointment to the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, Connecticut. more

Jun 26, 2017 5:59 PM High Schools

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Photo courtesy of Michelle Berg.

Simmons Middle School recently hosted a digital citizenship presentation and teen panel to help parent children in the digital space. more

Jun 26, 2017 5:57 PM Middle Schools

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

Hoover school officials say they’re taking steps to improve the New Beginnings program for students with special challenges who need smaller, more-focused learning environments. more

Jun 26, 2017 5:55 PM Schools 1 Comments

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Photos by Jon Anderson.

Stephen Presley: School board was ‘incredible learning experience.’ more

Jun 26, 2017 5:52 PM Schools 2 Comments

The foundation has allocated $41,000 to help educators brainstorm to find solutions to problems they face in the classroom. more

Jun 23, 2017 2:28 PM Schools

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Map provided by Hoover City Schools.

The Hoover school board this morning agreed to give the city of Hoover 3.3 acres so the city can build an access road and parking lot related to the new sports park being built at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex. more

May 30, 2017 10:13 AM Schools

Hoover High access roads

Map courtesy of Signature Homes

The city of Hoover is asking the school board to donate about six acres of land near Trace Crossings Elementary School and Hoover High School in conjunction with the city's plans to build two new access roads to Hoover High School. more

May 25, 2017 4:55 PM Schools

Hoover Graduation 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Class of 2017 received more than $37 million in scholarship offers and accepted $15.7 million of those scholarships, school officials said. more

May 24, 2017 11:14 PM High Schools 2 Comments

Spain Park Graduation 2017

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The Spain Park High School senior class was offered $16.9 million in scholarships and accepted $8.7 million of those scholarships. more

May 23, 2017 9:08 PM Schools

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Photos courtesy of Jennifer Gregory, Hoover Service Club.

The Hoover Service Club in May handed out $30,000 worth of scholarships to 14 students from Hoover and Spain Park high schools. more

May 23, 2017 8:03 PM High Schools

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Photo courtesy of Gretchen B. Photography.

Meleah Montgomery, a senior at Hoover High School, has been honored as a Teen Spotlight in Potential magazine for excelling in her leadership and community service; she is featured alongside her mother, Adrienne Berry. more

May 23, 2017 5:34 PM High Schools

Madison Luther, a Hoover native and 2013 Spain Park High School graduate, was recently named Outstanding Student of the Year by Sigma Gamma Tau, the national aerospace engineering honor society. more

May 23, 2017 5:27 PM High Schools