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Nathan was one of 153 high school students who competed from home in the first season of the Buzzword tournament and was the top scorer in Level C of the high school division during Week 7. Read more

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Destination Hoover International chose Adelle Knight of Hoover High and Juan Luis Contreras of Spain Park High as its scholarship recipients for 2020. Read more

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The winners were chosen based on academic achievement, financial need and contributions to the community. Read more

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The scholarships and awards were made possible by Hoover Service Club fundraisers and a $2,500 grant from the Jefferson County Commission. Read more

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At least 17 students from Hoover have been named semifinalists for the 2020 scholarships given out by the National Merit Scholarship Corp. Read more

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You never know what you’re going to find in a theater at Hoover schools these days. This spring semester, it could be Hamlet. It could be the Wizard of Oz, or it could be a zombie. And they might even be in the same show. Read more

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After more than two years of planning and renovation work, the Hoover school system’s Riverchase Career Connection Center is now open and running. Read more

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Hoover High School senior Christian Pegouske has always loved being outside in nature. So, he got involved with the BioBucs, HHS’s environment science research competition team. Read more

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More than 150 students from Hoover, Spain Park and Homewood high schools have registered for the Culinary and Hospitality Academy in its first year, Chris Villa said. Read more

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More than 300 students from Hoover and Spain Park high schools are signed up for the Health Science Academy at the Riverchase Career Connection Center, which opens for the first time with the start of school on Aug. 8. Read more

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In the 2018-2019 school year, 16 Alabama schools raised $56,862 for wishes in Alabama. Read more

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The 719 members of the graduating class are believed to be the largest high school graduating class in Alabama this year. Read more

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In all, 23% of the graduating class ended with a GPA of 4.0 or higher. Read more

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The Hoover High School STEM Team was created last September and began preparing to compete in the International Science Olympiad and TEAMS (Test of Engineering Aptitude for Mathematics and Science) competitions. Read more

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The Cooperative Education Department held Hoover High School's spring job fair on April 23, specifically targeted for local businesses seeking out high schools students as employees. Read more

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“I’m just very excited to learn and be part of such an amazing group of humans that were selected,” Bradley said. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Dustin Helmer, SPHS Theatre Director

Spain Park High School’s S’Park Theatre will put on its spring production this month. Read more

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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

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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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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

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