Green Valley Elementary School

Bumpus Middle School salad bar 8-29-18

Photo by Sarah Finnegan

Nationally, 355 schools from 23 states made the list put out by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

The Hoover City Schools Foundation this year is giving out a record $64,000 in grants, thanks to successful fundraising initiatives, Executive Director Janet Turner said. Read more


Here are the presidents of the parent organizations at each Hoover school and what they said about their goals for the 2019-20 school year. Read more


pre-k boy with school bus

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Families of 386 children were interested, but only 90 students could be accepted for five new pre-K classes. Read more



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Green Valley Elementary gains new leaders. Read more


Amy Gregory

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Gregory has been assistant principal at Gwin Elementary School for five years. Read more


Jeff Singer

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Jeff Singer will move to an assistant principal job, effective July 1. Read more

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Green Valley science team

Courtesy of Gary Murton

A team from Green Valley Elementary recently won first place in the “Longest Ride” competition at the Engaging Elementary Engineers Science Festival at the University of Montevallo. Read more

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Hoover Mother's Day collage

Photos by Jon Anderson

'If I have a secret, I can talk to her about it.' Read more



Photo by Erica Techo.

School rezoning plan meets opposition as parents turn out in force to advocate keeping their neighborhoods intact. Read more


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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. Read more

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Hoover's elementary school zones by color

Courtesy of Hoover City Schools.

In response to the multiple meetings with parents and residents, Hoover City Schools released a breakdown of a proposed realignment plan for the 2015-2016. Read more


In place of its annual Fall Festival, Green Valley Elementary is hosting a 50th Anniversary Homecoming on Oct. 12. Read more


At Paul W. Bryant Museum, annual attendance typically exceeds 50,000, with many of those repeat guests. For Museum Curator Taylor Watson and Administrative Specialist Olivia Arnold, that means one thing – keep the exhibits compelling. Read more


Green Valley Elementary teachers dressed for Tacky Day to celebrate the school reaching its fundraising goal in the coin drop. Read more

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

On Oct. 24, author and illustrator Michelle Nelson-Schmidt visited Green Valley Elementary to speak with students in kindergarten, first and second grades. Read more

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

Mary Taylor’s kindergarten class recently visited Krispy Kreme. Read more

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

  • Hoover elem music fest 2018-26

    Jon Anderson

    Hoover elem music fest 2018-26

    Students from Green Valley Elementary School perform "The Kangaroo Hop" 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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