Finley Awards

Spain Park High senior Jameson Floyd and Hoover High senior Evan Franklin were the two top student winners of the Finley Award this year. more

Apr 29, 2016 3:03 PM Schools

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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

Bob Finley

Painting by Daniel Moore

The awards are given out each year to one school district employee, one senior from Hoover High School and one senior from Spain Park High School. more

Dec 31, 2015 9:44 AM Schools

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Photo courtesy of Jason Gaston.

Hoover City Schools held the 20th annual Finley Awards on Thursday, March 26 at the Cahaba Grand Conference Center. more

Mar 30, 2015 8:30 PM News

Will Freeman Heisman

Photo by Katie Turpen.

The 18-year-old swimming standout has a full academic and athletic scholarship to the University of Alabama. He’s received numerous academic and athletic accolades over the course of his high school career. more

Mar 3, 2014 9:44 PM Schools

HCS 2014 Finley Award winner Zelwak

Photo courtesy of Hoover City Schools

Zelwak was recently named Hoover City Schools 2014 Finley Award winner. The announcement came in a surprise ceremony that included his wife Anne, daughter Leighton, extended family, friends, colleagues and others. more

Mar 3, 2014 9:36 PM Schools

Hoover High Finley Award winner 2014 Chandler Fullman

Photo courtesy of Hoover City Schools.

“Superfan” is a moniker by which many at HHS know this senior student. He’s a self-proclaimed fan of anything and everything “BUCS.” more

Mar 3, 2014 9:28 PM Schools

This annual, district-wide award recognizes an employee and two graduating seniors from Hoover City Schools who exemplify good character. more

Jan 14, 2014 3:07 PM Schools

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