South Shades Crest Elementary School

Andrew Fambrough Lucas Dunigan

Photos by Sarah Finnegan

Two tenacious boys were chosen to light Hoover’s Christmas tree. more


Soldier surprise 9-7-16

Photo courtesy of Jason Gaston/Hoover City Schools

Teachers and staff at South Shades Crest Elementary School helped arrange the surprise reunion. more


Andy Rotenstrick

Photo by Erica Techo

The proposed tower will be a 190-foot-tall monopole with a 9-foot lightning rod on top. more


Hoover Mother's Day collage

Photos by Jon Anderson

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


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


Simmons Magic Moments

Photo courtesy of Magic Moments

Simmons Middle School and Magic Moments organize a Disney trip for Shades Crest student Autumn Jackson. more


South Shades Crest Elementary embarked on a “Canstruction” project over the holidays. more

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

Julie Allen, of Lake Cyrus, drafted a proposal that would would transform Trace Crossings Elementary into a K-1 academy and better balance Deer Valley, South Shades Crest and Trace Crossings elementary schools. more


Hoover Board of Education Building

Photo by Jessa Pease.

A new proposal for rezoning in Hoover City Schools was posted on the Hoover City Schools website today. This new draft proposal has narrowed the amount of areas to be rezoned. more

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. more


Ocean Lab Day

Photo courtesy of Hoover City Schools.

It might be the dead of winter, but students at Hoover High School and South Shades Crest Elementary have come together for “Ocean Fun Day." more


Second graders at South Shades Crest Elementary recently performed “Wonders of the Earth,” a musical about islands, oceans, mountains and continents. more

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

South Shades Crest fourth graders recently created their own live wax museum. more

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

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