Bumpus Middle School

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Computer science teacher Vinny Chiaramonte was one of 45 recipients of the 2017-18 Milken Educator Award nationally and the only one from Alabama. more

Nov 28, 2017 8:30 PM Schools 1 Comments

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The program, organized by the Hoover City Schools Foundation, will be at Bumpus Middle School. more

Nov 28, 2017 2:29 PM News

R.F. Bumpus Middle School recently hosted retired NASA employee Frank Williams on Oct. 16. more

Nov 3, 2017 4:55 PM Middle Schools


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The Bumpus Middle School volleyball team won the Metro South championship during this past school year. more

Jul 12, 2017 7:03 PM Sports 1 Comments

Metro-South Golf

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The Metro-South girls golf tournament was held April 25 at Highland Park Golf Course. more

May 3, 2017 10:51 PM Sports

Hoover JSU nominees 2016-17

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They will be considered among teachers from school districts across the state. more

Dec 29, 2016 5:15 PM Schools

Bumpus Simmons Softball

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Four girls from the Hoover High feeder schools made the All-Metro softball team. more

Jun 8, 2016 8:07 PM Sports

Flippo Ritchey Chiaramonte

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Two were alternate elementary and secondary state Teachers of the Year, and a third was among the "Sweet 16" finalists for Alabama Teacher of the Year. more

May 12, 2016 2:15 AM Schools

The 2016 Bumpus Middle School Lady Bucs softball team participated in its first tournament at Thompson Middle School on Feb. 19-20. more

Apr 29, 2016 4:13 PM Middle Schools

Chiaramonte and Ritchey

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The winner is to be announced May 11 in Montgomery. more

Apr 28, 2016 11:51 AM Schools 1 Comments

AL Teacher of Yr 16-17 Sweet 16

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The field soon will be narrowed down to four teachers, and the winner is scheduled to be chosen in May. more

Apr 6, 2016 6:02 PM Schools

Gwin, Bumpus and Spain Park educators are nominated for the JSU Hall of Fame. more

Jan 26, 2016 3:52 PM Schools

Vinny Chiaramonte and Kathryne Flippo are Teachers of the Year. more

Jan 26, 2016 3:47 PM Schools

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The visits to three schools were part of an Innovation Celebration tour where state officials find new ideas that are working and share them with the rest of the state. more

Jan 21, 2016 12:00 AM Schools

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School systems throughout the state are encouraged to nominate teachers from the elementary, middle and high school levels. more

Dec 27, 2015 3:25 PM Schools 1 Comments

Kathryne Flippo Vinny Chiaramonte

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One teaches kindergarten, the other computer science more

Dec 18, 2015 4:57 PM Schools

Daniel Morales

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Middle school boys don’t usually decide to grow their hair out to donate for cancer victims’ wigs. Daniel Morales knows this, but he decided to do it anyway. more

Nov 25, 2015 3:04 PM People


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R.F. Bumpus Middle School Principal Tamala Maddox has been named president of the Alabama Association of Middle School Principals, an affiliate organization of the Council for Leaders in Alabama Schools (CLAS). more

Aug 3, 2015 4:23 PM News

The faculty and staff of Bumpus Middle School collected clothing, as well as classic picture books for Sav-A-Life’s Stork’s Nest, a pregnancy resource center. more

Jan 20, 2015 7:04 PM Middle Schools

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