Each year, a senior is selected from each of Hoover's two high schools, along with an employee of Hoover City Schools. 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



Sarah Finnegan

Both are outstanding models of character that would have made former Berry High School Coach Bob Finley proud, Spain Park Principal Larry Giangrosso said. Read more


Finley Awards 2018

Sarah Finnegan

The award is given annually to a senior at Hoover High, a senior at Spain Park High and a Hoover City Schools employee who exemplify the strong character traits shown by the late Berry High School Coach Bob Finley. Read more

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Deer Valley Elementary 2017

Photo by Jon Anderson

The school is one of only two in Alabama to receive a 2018 State School of Character award. Read more


Bob Finley

Painting by Daniel Moore

The awards are given out each year to one school district employee, one senior from Hoover High School and one senior from Spain Park High School. Read more


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