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Hoover school bus

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No children were on the bus when the driver wrecked it just off Interstate 459, school system spokesman Jason Gaston said. more


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A Birmingham-based traffic consultant told members of the Hoover Board of Education that if the school system had proceeded with its now-dropped plan to halt bus transportation for students, it would have made school traffic congestion worse. more


Superintendent Andy Craig discusses budget improvement

Photo courtesy of Andy Craig.

Superintendent Andy Craig announced a $6.8 million budget increase for the current fiscal year at the Hoover City Schools Board of Education meeting on June 9. The Board will also dismiss workers due to a lack of funds. more

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The system would alter rates depending on families’ economic situation and number of students needing transportation. more


Crain has spent more than a decade engaging in advocacy in public education on many levels. Her work has appeared in local, state, and national publications, online and in print. more


This week's council meeting focused on City's role in Board of Education's decision to cut buses for 2014-2015 school year. more

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bus service

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Hoover City Schools is considering the feasibility of a fee-based program using its current bus fleet and an agreement with a private company to provide third-party transportation. more

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The Hoover City Schools held a public forum at Spain Park High School to discuss the recent decision to eliminate school bus service for most of its student. more

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