Simmons Middle School

See You at the Pole Simmons 2016-1

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Students prayed for their schools, friends, families, communities and nation. more

Sep 28, 2016 12:20 PM Schools

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Jon Anderson

Kent Haines, a seventh and eighth grade mathematics teacher at Simmons Middle School in Hoover, is one of 11 leading educators who has been awarded a place as a 2016 Heinemann Fellow. more

Jul 27, 2016 9:11 PM Middle 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

Some are upset to learn that Simmons Middle School may lose its theater program. School officials give vague answers to questions. more

May 27, 2016 6:33 PM Schools

Keegan Moore, a Simmons Middle School sixth-grader, was one of the semifinalists eligible to compete in the 2016 National Geographic State Bee. The contest was held at Samford University on Friday, April 1. more

Apr 29, 2016 4:18 PM Middle Schools

Simmons Magic Moments

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Simmons Middle School and Magic Moments organize a Disney trip for Shades Crest student Autumn Jackson. more

Apr 29, 2016 2:53 PM Schools

Gwin and Simmons April 2015

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Hoover police reported two men leaving a burglary in the Carisbrooke area on foot. more

Apr 15, 2016 7:16 PM News

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The church is participating in the “Weekender Backpack” program, which provides bags of food to students who are food insecure on the weekend. more

Mar 18, 2016 8:09 PM People 1 Comments

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Erica Techo

Gwin, Green Valley and Bluff Park elementary parents and Simmons Middle School parents met with Superintendent Kathy Murphy to discuss Hoover rezoning. more

Feb 19, 2016 5:45 AM Schools 4 Comments

Caroline Whisenhunt

Photo courtesy of Todd Whisenhunt.

If championships are the measure of athletic success, then 11-year-old Caroline Whisenhunt has already knocked her softball career out of the park. more

Oct 27, 2015 3:49 PM Sports

Both Simmons Middle School tennis teams recently placed in the Metro Tournament. more

May 22, 2015 2:30 PM Sports

Seventh grade football coach Keyon Williams was chosen as this year’s Metro Coach of the Year. more

Jan 22, 2015 8:58 PM Sports

After the children went home for their winter break, the faculty of Simmons Middle School held their own holiday celebration with an ugly Christmas sweater contest and chili cook-off. more

Jan 20, 2015 6:58 PM Middle Schools

Earlier this winter, the Simmons Middle School’s Student Advisory Council (SAC) gave back to the community by collecting cans for the needy and participating in an extensive cleanup on school grounds and surrounding areas. more

Dec 19, 2014 5:50 PM Middle Schools

The Simmons Middle School eighth-grade volleyball team recently won the metro tournament for the second year in a row. more

Nov 25, 2014 3:27 PM Sports

As Christmas quickly approaches, Simmons Middle School faculty and students share their plans for the holidays. more

Nov 25, 2014 3:25 PM Schools 1 Comments

Simmons Middle School hosted about 600 students from Gwin and Green Valley elementary schools to view Hairspray Jr. on Oct. 24. more

Nov 25, 2014 3:24 PM People

Patton Chapel Road Phase III

Map courtesy of City of Hoover / image by Jeff Thompson.

The Hoover Board of Education approved the rights of way and easements that are a part of Phase III of the Patton Chapel Road Project at its Monday night meeting. more

Nov 4, 2014 1:38 AM News


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The Alliance for a Healthier Generation, founded by the American Heart Association and the Clinton Foundation, recently recognized Simmons Middle School with a 2014 National Healthy Schools Award. more

Oct 27, 2014 9:20 PM Middle Schools

Recently, a group of Simmons Middle School students got the chance to learn about a variety of fun creatures thanks to the efforts of one dedicated teacher and the Hoover City Schools Foundation (HCSF). more

Oct 27, 2014 9:19 PM Middle Schools

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