Rocky Ridge Elementary School

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Photo courtesy of Jason Gaston.

Rocky Ridge Elementary School’s playground just got a little cooler thanks to a community service grant. more

Jun 24, 2016 4:31 PM Elementary/Intermediate Schools

Hoover Mother's Day collage

Photos by Jon Anderson

'If I have a secret, I can talk to her about it.' more

May 6, 2016 12:13 AM People

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

Apr 29, 2016 4:12 PM Schools


Photo by Erica Techo.

School rezoning plan meets opposition as parents turn out in force to advocate keeping their neighborhoods intact. more

Feb 29, 2016 4:12 PM News

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The fifth and final preliminary meeting to discuss rezoning for Hoover City Schools was held on Thursday, Nov. 5. more

Nov 5, 2015 11:33 PM Schools 3 Comments


Photo by Steve Irvine.

Teachers’ efforts allow multi-handicap students to make their mark. more

Oct 27, 2015 3:03 PM Elementary/Intermediate Schools

Feeding Hoover

Photo by Keith McCoy

Local organization addressing child hunger through community partnerships. more

Aug 3, 2015 4:06 PM News

Hoover City Dad Brigade

Ron Burkett

Early Saturday morning, nearly 400 men gathered at the Riverchase Home Depot for the first Hoover City Dad Brigade event. They worked until 1 p.m. on projects to improve every Hoover elementary school before students return to the classroom. more

Aug 2, 2015 2:09 PM , Schools

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

Ellen Anson uses assistive technology to help her students become more active participants in the school community, which includes creating virtual field trips and producing programs on mobile devices to teach a broad range of concepts. more

May 1, 2014 6:13 PM News

Sonia Carrington

Rebecca Walden

The day-to-day interaction with students and faculty and staff — that’s what I will miss most of all. I have loved the fast pace of it all, the multi-tasking and the decision-making. How do you fill those voids in retirement? more

Apr 28, 2014 7:50 PM People

Hoover City Schools’ Elementary and Secondary Teachers of the Year have both been named among the “Sweet 16” Finalists for Alabama Teacher of the Year. more

Apr 28, 2014 7:49 PM Schools

Hoover City Schools’ Elementary and Secondary Teachers of the Year have both been named among the “Sweet 16” Finalists for Alabama Teacher of the Year. more

Apr 8, 2014 6:17 PM News

The event is being held to promote ThinkFirst Alabama, an initiative by Kohl’s to promote bicycle safety awareness. Children’s latest bicycle trauma statistics will be released during the event. more

Oct 3, 2013 7:11 PM Elementary/Intermediate Schools

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

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