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Hoover school board 7-11-17

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Hoover is offering $4.25 million for the 41-acre campus. more

Jul 11, 2017 10:19 PM Schools 7 Comments

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Stephen Presley: School board was ‘incredible learning experience.’ more

Jun 26, 2017 5:52 PM Schools 2 Comments

Hoover High access roads property

Map provided by Hoover City Schools.

The Hoover school board this morning agreed to give the city of Hoover 3.3 acres so the city can build an access road and parking lot related to the new sports park being built at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex. more

May 30, 2017 10:13 AM Schools

Hoover school bd work session 5-26-17

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"We know that can't happen," Mayor Frank Brocato told the school board. "We all know there's a need for more schools in our city. ... We're going to work hand in hand with each of you to reach that goal." more

May 26, 2017 11:29 AM News

Hoover High access roads

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The city of Hoover is asking the school board to donate about six acres of land near Trace Crossings Elementary School and Hoover High School in conjunction with the city's plans to build two new access roads to Hoover High School. more

May 25, 2017 4:55 PM Schools

Spain Park track April 2017

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Track boosters say the track programs deserve a higher-quality surface, so they'll explore fundraising possibilities. more

Apr 25, 2017 10:49 AM Schools 3 Comments

Hoover track April 2017

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The school board agreed to spend at least $2.74 million to replace the football turf and tracks at Hoover and Spain Park high schools but left the door open to possibly upgrade to higher-quality tracks after track and field supporters objected. more

Apr 21, 2017 6:23 PM Schools 1 Comments

Amy Tosney

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Tosney is a former teacher and has nine years experience as vice president and office manager for Magic City Door. more

Apr 3, 2017 8:33 PM Schools

Lee Ogle and Tosney 2

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The applicants gave their views on everything from a third high school to rezoning and dealing with criticism. more

Mar 28, 2017 4:51 PM Schools

Lee Ogle Tosney

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The three applicants are a 25-year-old college student, a retired middle school science teacher and the vice president and office manager for an overhead door company who formerly taught school. more

Mar 19, 2017 8:05 PM Schools

Kathy Murphy 8-8-16

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Murphy now has a contract good through June 30, 2020. more

Mar 14, 2017 4:10 PM Schools

That leaves three applicants left for the Hoover City Council to consider. more

Mar 13, 2017 11:08 AM Schools

Kathy Murphy 2-13-17

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Board President Stephen Presley has recommended her contract be extended through June 2020. more

Feb 13, 2017 8:32 PM Schools

Hoover school board 1-10-17

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Applications will be due by March 10. more

Feb 2, 2017 9:01 PM Schools

Hoover school board 9-12-16

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The school board is expected to vote on the 2017-18 school calendar. more

Jan 7, 2017 9:00 PM Schools

Kent Haines, an eighth-grade math teacher at Simmons Middle School, was recently recognized at a Hoover school board meeting for being one of 11 teachers nationwide to be named a Heinemann Fellow. more

Oct 27, 2016 3:59 PM Middle Schools

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Students at two Hoover elementary schools have new principals waiting to greet them when they come back from summer break on Aug. 11. more

Jul 27, 2016 8:55 PM Schools

Hoover Board of Education Building

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Both meetings still will be held at the Farr Administration Building. more

Jul 12, 2016 10:01 AM Schools

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Katherine Polcari

A recap of the June 13 Hoover Board of Education meeting more

Jun 14, 2016 6:54 PM Schools

Tina Hancock 5-17-16

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Tina Hancock has been the Jackson County Board of Education's chief school finance officer for five years. more

May 17, 2016 6:53 PM Schools

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