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Madison Todd, a senior at Spain Park High School, has accepted a spot in the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy’s competitive Early Entry program. more

Feb 26, 2018 4:58 PM High Schools


Photo by Jon Anderson.

The Hoover City Council is again looking for people who want to serve on the school board. more

Feb 20, 2018 8:41 PM High Schools

Several Hoover middle school students auditioned for and were selected to sing at the American Choral Directors Association's Southern Division Conference in Louisville, Kentucky in February as part of the Middle School Men's Honor Choir. more

Feb 1, 2018 10:22 PM High Schools

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Jill Taylor Spero

Prince of Peace Catholic Church parishioner and school graduate Jeff Murai recently built an “outdoor classroom” on the school campus as his Eagle Scout service project. more

Jan 12, 2018 4:00 PM High Schools

Four local teens recently shared their personal experiences abroad in Israel at Temple Emanuel in downtown Birmingham. more

Jan 5, 2018 5:42 PM High Schools

The Cooperative Education Department organized Hoover High School's first ever job fair specifically targeted for local businesses who are seeking out high schools students as employees. more

Dec 4, 2017 7:49 PM High Schools

The National Science Foundation (NSF) administers the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) on behalf of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. more

Nov 3, 2017 7:17 PM High Schools

The students, led by teacher Janet Ort, are doing all this as part of a Lexus Eco Challenge, but also as part of getting Hoover appointed as a National Wildlife-designated school. more

Nov 3, 2017 5:02 PM High Schools

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Photo courtesy of Hoover City Schools.

Melisa Guthrie was shocked to receive a cancer diagnosis in fall 2016. That October, it was discovered through routine testing that she had stage three colon cancer. more

Sep 26, 2017 5:06 PM High Schools


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

The Hoover High School Marching Band is holding its 2017 Invitational Marching Festival on Oct. 21 at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. more

Sep 26, 2017 4:16 PM High Schools

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Courtesy of Hoover City Schools

A group of seven Hoover High students and nine Spain Park High students were recently named 2018 National Merit Semifinalists, joining approximately 16,000 other high school seniors in receiving this honor. more

Sep 23, 2017 2:19 AM High Schools

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Stubblefield was elected mayor and received the Good Citizen award. more

Aug 29, 2017 8:59 PM High Schools

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Photo courtesy of Kristin Bundren.

Kathryn King of Spain Park High School was named the Shelby County Distinguished Young Woman for the Class of 2018 on Saturday, July 15. more

Aug 8, 2017 6:41 PM High Schools

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

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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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

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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


Courtesy of Hoover City Schools.

Bumpus student Anna Claypoole and Spain Park student Rachael Stewart both had pieces that were part of the school district’s original 15 works of art that traveled to the capital to compete at the state level for the Superintendent’s Art Competition. more

Apr 28, 2017 7:11 PM High Schools

March 2018