High Schools


Hoover High School Homecoming 2016

Sarah Finnegan

By the time the Friday afternoon pep rally came to a close, students' spirits were running high. more

Oct 12, 2016 9:46 PM High Schools


Sarah Finnegan

Spain Park hosted their homecoming the week of Sept. 12-17, 2016. more

Sep 20, 2016 3:33 PM High Schools

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Photo courtesy of Joel Sullivan.

Joel Sullivan, a student at Hoover High School, has been selected to participate in the 2016 Macy’s Great American Marching Band as one of the select number of students from Alabama. more

Aug 31, 2016 4:20 PM High Schools

The IB program at Hoover High School celebrated its 19th graduating class on May 17. more

Jul 27, 2016 9:15 PM High Schools

Montanna Darty of Hoover High School and Mary Alice Crocker of Spain Park have been chosen to represent their respective schools the upcoming Alabama Girls State, sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary, held at the University of Alabama. more

Jul 27, 2016 9:12 PM High Schools


Photo courtesy of Debbie Greengard.

2016 Hoover High School graduate Tyler Greengard is joining a select group of students from across the globe to study and perform with the world-renowned Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra and jazz musician Wynton Marsalis. more

Jun 24, 2016 3:59 PM High Schools

Charles Butler

Photo courtesy of Hoover City Schools

Charles Butler has been in education for 20 years. more

Jun 7, 2016 7:11 AM High Schools 2 Comments

Lake Williams has received an appointment to the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, Connecticut. Lake is an honors student at Hoover High School where he is a peer helper and the captain of the soccer team. more

May 31, 2016 4:44 PM High Schools

The award-winning Hoover High School First Edition Jazz Band competed against the nation’s top high school jazz bands at the Savannah Swing Central Jazz Festival, held March 30 through April 1. more

May 31, 2016 4:41 PM High Schools

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Photo courtesy of Shelby County Arts Council.

Hoover High School's Byron Arroyo won “Best in Show” out of about 250 pieces of artwork at the 2016 Statewide High School Art Exhibit. more

May 31, 2016 4:37 PM High Schools

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Photo courtesy of Jane Bruce.

Several will advance to this summer’s national competition in Atlanta. more

May 31, 2016 4:32 PM High Schools

Hoover High Commencement

Patty Bradley

About 300 of the seniors -- 47 percent -- were offered scholarships totaling $37.8 million and accepted $11.5 million of those scholarships. more

May 26, 2016 11:34 PM High Schools 1 Comments

Spain Park Commencement

Frank Couch

Photos and videos from graduation. See the caps fly: more

May 25, 2016 10:00 PM High Schools

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Photo courtesy of Donald Blair

Five different groups performed in the school gym. more

May 1, 2016 8:49 PM High Schools

For 30 students from Hoover’s International Baccalaureate (IB) Program, this year’s spring break was anything but typical. more

Apr 29, 2016 4:06 PM High Schools

Katherine Hunter

Photo courtesy of Belmont Studio.

In her seven years of playing clarinet, Spain Park High senior Katherine Hunter has racked up several honors. more

Jan 26, 2016 4:00 PM High Schools

sphs theater

Photo courtesy of Eric St. John.

The theater department at Spain Park High School won best in show for the fourth year in a row for their one-act play at the statewide Walter Trumbauer Secondary Theatre Festival. more

Jan 26, 2016 3:50 PM High Schools

bob finley

Rendering by Daniel Moore.

The Hoover school system and Finley Committee are now taking nominations for the 2016 Finley Awards for outstanding character. more

Jan 26, 2016 3:10 PM High Schools

SPHS science teachers

Photo by Jon Anderson.

Seven members of the science faculty at Spain Park were selected to be presenters at the 2016 National Science Teacher Association’s national conference, set for the week of spring break, March 31-April 3, in Nashville. more

Dec 28, 2015 5:30 PM High Schools

health academy

Photo by Jon Anderson.

The Health Science Academy helps Spain Park students get an early grasp of careers. more

Nov 24, 2015 10:20 PM High Schools

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