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Melissa Hadder

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Hadder has been an assistant principal at Spain Park High School. more

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Photos by Jon Anderson.

Only a few people have been asked to serve more than one five-year term on the Hoover school board, and Green Valley resident Earl Cooper is one of them. more

High Schools

Some principals come across as intimidating to students, maintaining their distance and casting threatening glares. more

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

For 20 years, Shades Mountain Elementary School has known only one principal, but Juli Feltham has finally reached the point where she’s ready to hand over the school keys to someone else. more

High Schools

Spain Park High School

Photo by Jon Anderson

The Hoover school system is shutting down its information technology and education academies for high school students due to declining interest, school officials say. more

High Schools

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Private school plants roots in Shades Mountain following failed move. more

Private Schools

Feltham has spent more than 35 years in education and has been with the Hoover school district since it started in 1988. more

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

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Sarah Finnegan

Superintendent Kathy Murphy said she hopes to have a replacement picked and in place by July 1. more

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Hoover Graduation 2018

Sarah Finnegan

The school sent 690 graduates into the world of college, work and military with more than $39 million in scholarship offers. more

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Photo courtesy of Prince of Peace Catholic School.

This award was given by the Kilgros in memory of Tom’s mother, who passed away in 2015. more

Private Schools

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Hoover seventh-grader Sid Doppalapudi recently had two opportunities to compete on the national stage. more

Private Schools

Hoover school rezoning map April 2018

Photo by Jon Anderson

The rezoning plan approved by a federal judge in December also is expected to move an estimated 1,900 to 2,200 students to new school zones. more

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Murphy's salary now will be $218,900, and she will get a $40,000 bonus if she stays employed with Hoover five years. more

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SPHS 2018 graduation

Sarah Finnegan

Family and friends filled the Pete Hanna Center at Samford University to watch about 400 Spain Park seniors complete their high school careers. more

High Schools

Hoover chamber scholarships May 2018

Photo by Jon Anderson

The four scholarship recipients came from Briarwood Christian, Hoover, Oak Mountain and Spain Park high schools. more

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2017 Hoover High School graduate and four-year track athlete Will Clark is making a name in collegiate athletics. more

High Schools

The NSTA gives out a number of educator awards, and among the award nominees this year was South Shades Crest Elementary teacher Meghan Denson. more

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

Bluff Park Masonic Lodge #856 in Hoover is pleased to announce it will award its first scholarship to Carl Brownbridge. more

High Schools

Hoover High School junior Jordyn Johnson has been selected as a finalist for the National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y) scholarship, funded by the U.S. Department of State. more

High Schools

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Submitted by Prince of Peace Catholic Church.

The Prince of Peace Catholic Church Knights of Columbus brought home four awards from the May 5 Knights of Columbus Alabama state convention at Orange Beach. more

Private Schools

July 2018