Ron Dodson


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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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Riverchase Career Center 12-19-17

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Stone Building was the lowest of three bidders for the project, which is slated for completion by the end of June 2019. Read more

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Dodson has been named director of the new Riverchase Career Connection Center, which will help prepare students for skilled trades. Read more

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Ron Dodson Aug 2017

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Dodson will become director of the Riverchase Career Connection Center on Oct. 1. Read more

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Hoover school bus Dec 2016

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The grades are based on students’ achievement on test scores, learning gains made from year to year, graduation rates and individual goals that school systems set for themselves. Read more

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Some residents say the formula school officials have been using to calculate how many students can fit in each school is flawed, and school officials are studying the issue. Read more

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  • RC3 8-1-19

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    RC3 8-1-19

    Ron Dodson, director for the Riverchase Career Connection Center in Hoover, Alabama, speaks to the crowd at the dedication ceremony for the center on Thursday Aug. 1, 2019.

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