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Deer Valley Elementary School

Ami Weems

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

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A team of fourth graders called "In It to Win It" did just that in May. The team members won Deer Valley Elementary School's annual "Battle of the Books." more

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Photos by Jon Anderson.

Cross Creek Church congregation finds positives with move. 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. more

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Second grade students at Deer Valley Elementary School recently participated in donating pajamas, blankets, toothbrushes, stuffed animals, coloring books, house slippers and other items for children staying at Jessie's Place. more

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The library at Deer Valley Elementary School is working with bDot Architecture and Signature Homes to create new forest-themed decorations. more

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Hoover school bus 2016

Photo by Jon Anderson

Deer Valley and Bluff Park elementary schools are expected to be about 99 percent full in August, and three other schools are expected to be above "functional capacity," school officials say. more

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Photos courtesy of Hoover City Schools.

Deer Valley educator, Hoover and Spain Park students named 2017 Finley Award winners. more

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Publishing a book was easy for Lake Cyrus resident and Deer Valley second-grader Nia Mya Reese. The hard part? Signing all the copies. more

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Sydney Cromwell

The presidential inauguration is Friday, Jan. 20. more

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Sydney Cromwell

Nia Mya’s illustrated book, “How to Deal with and Care for Your Annoying Little Brother,” was published in December. But it started as a writing assignment in first-grade teacher Beth Hankins’ class last year. more

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

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Planet Project

Photo courtesy of Christina Collier.

Third graders collected recycled materials which they then turned into life-sized sea turtles. more

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Hoover school rezoning meeting 10-19-15

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Parents at Deer Valley Elementary share concerns about the quality of education offered at Trace Crossings Elementary, though some were hesitant to mention the school by name. more

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Deer Valley Grant Presentation

Erica Techo

The school received a $10,000 grant from BlueCross BlueShield of Alabama, which will go toward improvements in facilities and equipment. more

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

​For more than 10 years, a group of men calling themselves Deer Valley Dads have been a regular staple around Deer Valley Elementary School. more

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Ross Bridge Parkway traffic lights

Roy L. Williams

City workers are installing a traffic light on Ross Bridge Parkway directly in front of Deer Valley Elementary. Nearly two miles away, a road crew is putting up a new traffic light at the intersection of Ross Bridge Parkway and Shannon-Oxmoor Road. more

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Deer Valley had five teams compete in the Lego Robotics competition at Greystone in February. One of the teams took home third place. more

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

In February, Deer Valley Elementary School music teachers Betty Wilson and Melanie Harris prepared a jazz musical with the fourth-grade explorers called We Haz Jazz. more

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

The Student Council of Deer Valley Elementary School presented the “Think Pink” fashion show benefiting the Susan G. Komen Foundation in November. more

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

  • Hoover elem music fest 2018-15

    Jon Anderson

    Hoover elem music fest 2018-15

    Students from Deer Valley Elementary School perform the "Chatter With the Angels" African-American spiritual at the 2018 "Sing! Dance! Play" Hoover Elementary Music Festival at Hoover High School in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, March 1, 2018.

  • Hoover elem music fest 2018-11

    Jon Anderson

    Hoover elem music fest 2018-11

    Students from Deer Valley Elementary School perform the "Chatter With the Angels" African-American spiritual at the 2018 "Sing! Dance! Play" Hoover Elementary Music Festival at Hoover High School in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, March 1, 2018.

  • Hoover elem music fest 2018-16

    Jon Anderson

    Hoover elem music fest 2018-16

    Students from Deer Valley Elementary School perform "Chatter With the Angels," an African-American spiritual, at the 2018 "Sing! Dance! Play" Hoover Elementary Music Festival at Hoover High School in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, March 1, 2018.

  • Hoover elem music fest 2018-18

    Jon Anderson

    Hoover elem music fest 2018-18

    Students from Deer Valley Elementary School perform "Chatter With the Angels," an African-American spiritual, at the 2018 "Sing! Dance! Play" Hoover Elementary Music Festival at Hoover High School in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, March 1, 2018.

  • Hoover elem music fest 2018-19

    Jon Anderson

    Hoover elem music fest 2018-19

    Students from Deer Valley Elementary School perform "Chatter With the Angels," an African-American spiritual, at the 2018 "Sing! Dance! Play" Hoover Elementary Music Festival at Hoover High School in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, March 1, 2018.

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