Deer Valley Elementary School

Shades Crest Baptist Church held its 16th annual High Country 5K race on April 9. more

Apr 29, 2016 4:12 PM Schools

Planet Project

Photo courtesy of Christina Collier.

Third graders collected recycled materials which they then turned into life-sized sea turtles. more

Dec 28, 2015 5:33 PM Elementary/Intermediate Schools

Hoover school rezoning meeting 10-19-15

Photo by Jon Anderson

Parents at Deer Valley Elementary share concerns about the quality of education offered at Trace Crossings Elementary, though some were hesitant to mention the school by name. more

Oct 19, 2015 10:51 PM Schools 3 Comments

Deer Valley Grant Presentation

Erica Techo

The school received a $10,000 grant from BlueCross BlueShield of Alabama, which will go toward improvements in facilities and equipment. more

Aug 27, 2015 8:25 PM Elementary/Intermediate Schools

​For more than 10 years, a group of men calling themselves Deer Valley Dads have been a regular staple around Deer Valley Elementary School. more

Aug 3, 2015 4:06 PM People

Ross Bridge Parkway traffic lights

Roy L. Williams

City workers are installing a traffic light on Ross Bridge Parkway directly in front of Deer Valley Elementary. Nearly two miles away, a road crew is putting up a new traffic light at the intersection of Ross Bridge Parkway and Shannon-Oxmoor Road. more

Jul 8, 2015 9:22 PM News

Deer Valley had five teams compete in the Lego Robotics competition at Greystone in February. One of the teams took home third place. more

Apr 23, 2015 5:11 PM Elementary/Intermediate Schools

In February, Deer Valley Elementary School music teachers Betty Wilson and Melanie Harris prepared a jazz musical with the fourth-grade explorers called We Haz Jazz. more

Apr 23, 2015 5:01 PM Elementary/Intermediate Schools

The Student Council of Deer Valley Elementary School presented the “Think Pink” fashion show benefiting the Susan G. Komen Foundation in November. more

Dec 19, 2014 5:55 PM Elementary/Intermediate Schools

Julie Allen, of Lake Cyrus, drafted a proposal that would would transform Trace Crossings Elementary into a K-1 academy and better balance Deer Valley, South Shades Crest and Trace Crossings elementary schools. more

Oct 3, 2014 9:51 PM News

Hoover Board of Education Building

Photo by Jessa Pease.

A new proposal for rezoning in Hoover City Schools was posted on the Hoover City Schools website today. This new draft proposal has narrowed the amount of areas to be rezoned. more

Sep 8, 2014 6:22 PM

Hoover's elementary school zones by color

Courtesy of Hoover City Schools.

In response to the multiple meetings with parents and residents, Hoover City Schools released a breakdown of a proposed realignment plan for the 2015-2016. more

Aug 13, 2014 2:11 PM News

Parents raise concerns with possible rezoning

Photo by Jessa Pease.

Parents spoke out against rezoning in areas such as Bluff Park at the Hoover Board of Education meeting on Monday night. Superintendent Andy Craig addressed the concerns of residents, but no proposals have been announced publicly. more

Aug 5, 2014 3:17 AM News 2 Comments

On Thursday, May 29 a round table discussion was held at Deer Valley Elementary School. more

May 29, 2014 8:49 PM Elementary/Intermediate Schools

Deer Valley Robotics team

Courtesy of Betty Wilson

Three teams from Deer Valley Elementary competed in the final Lego robotics competition of the year held at Green Valley Elementary School in March. more

Apr 28, 2014 7:49 PM Elementary/Intermediate Schools

Deer Valley reprint

Photo courtesy of Betty Wilson.

Suzanne Dunbar’s class wrote and published a novel during the 2012-2013 school year. more

Jan 31, 2014 5:15 AM Elementary/Intermediate Schools

Derrick Murphy knows students need affirmation to go the right direction in life, and so he mentors eighth grade boys in leadership skills though the Alpha program at Bumpus Middle School. more

Jun 27, 2013 7:51 PM People 2 Comments

Ross Bridge’s Arts and Music on the Green festival was the setting for an art show that featured young artists from Bluff Park Elementary, Deer Valley Elementary and Rocky Ridge Elementary. more

Nov 27, 2012 10:55 PM Elementary/Intermediate Schools

For the third year in a row, faculty, staff and students from the UAB Department of Physiology and Biophysics will bring their outreach program PhUn Week (Physiology Understanding) to Deer Valley Elementary in November. more

Oct 31, 2012 7:23 PM Elementary/Intermediate Schools 1 Comments

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