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Douglas Frederick, a Prince of Peace Catholic School eighth grade student, won the school’s annual National Geographic Bee. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

Burke, 52, is in her eighth year as an assistant principal at Bumpus and 31st year in education. Read more

Middle Schools

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Photo by Jasmyne Ray.

The Student Activism for Women club, founded in 2017 by a group of senior students, is striving to empower female students through community service and activism. Read more

High Schools

Berry Middle School addition proposal

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The 18-classroom addition still requires approval from the Hoover school board. Read more

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The award is given each year to one Hoover City Schools employee and one senior at each of the two public high schools in Hoover. Read more

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The 26-member First Edition jazz band performed with renowned trombonist Wycliffe Gordon and trumpeter Todd Stoll. Read more

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Photo by Kamp Fender

Bluff Park Elementary’s bicentennial project included expanding the amount of books in its bilingual library, in addition to purchasing electronic translators to assist parents and students. Read more

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

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Photo by Jon Anderson

Carey is in her 18th year of teaching and fifth year as an instructional support teacher at Hoover High. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson

Darroch serves as the technology coach for Bluff Park, Deer Valley and Greystone elementary schools. Read more

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When John Montgomery came to Hoover High School more than seven years ago as an assistant principal, he thought he might stay a few years and move somewhere else. Read more

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The new Riverchase Career Connection Center will help fulfill that mission, Superintendent Kathy Murphy told the Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce. Read more

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Jason Gaston 11-13-18

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Jason Gaston has been the media and public relations coordinator for Hoover City Schools since September 2007. Read more

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Hoover school board 9-13-18

Photo by Jon Anderson

The board also discussed classroom additions at two schools and approved a pay raise for classified employees. Read more

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Montgomery, who has been an assistant under Hulin for 7 1/2 years, will take over when Hulin retires at the end of December. Read more

High Schools

Prince of Peace Catholic School celebrated National Red Ribbon Week Oct. 22-26 by promoting a week of service to others. Read more

Private Schools

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Submitted by Renee Stewart, Brock’s Gap Intermediate

Students at Brock's Gap Intermediate School participated in National Unity Day on Oct. 24. Read more

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

Ami Weems

Photo courtesy of Hoover City Schools

Weems has been in education 17 years, all at Deer Valley Elementary. Read more

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Hoover City Schools Superintendent Kathy Murphy has been named District V Superintendent of the Year. Read more

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Photo by Todd Lester

Fifteen high school marching bands are expected to participate in Hoover High School’s 2018 Invitational Marching Festival on Oct. 20 at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. Read more

High Schools

Here is the list of leaders expected at various schools. Read more

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