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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

Schools

Dad Brigade 7-27-19 (1)

Photo by Jon Anderson

The volunteers, mostly men and boys, helped spruce up school campuses prior to the return of students. Read more

Schools

pre-k boy with school bus

Photo courtesy of Rob Hainer/Bigstock

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

Schools

Steven Inman, Dalton Campbell and Derek Camp from Milo’s Tea attended South Shades Crest Elementary School in May to make a presentation as part of their science week. Read more

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

Andrew Fambrough Lucas Dunigan

Photos by Sarah Finnegan

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

People

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. Read more

People

Andy Rotenstrick

Photo by Erica Techo

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

News

Hoover Mother's Day collage

Photos by Jon Anderson

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

People

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

Schools

Simmons Magic Moments

Photo courtesy of Magic Moments

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

Schools

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

News

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. Read 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. Read more

News

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." Read more

Schools

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

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

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

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

  • Dad Brigade 7-27-19 (3)

    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Dad Brigade 7-27-19 (3)

    Allan Rice, at left, and John Stanford paint a classroom at South Shades Crest Elementary School as part of the 2019 Hoover City Dad Brigade back-to-school cleanuup on Saturday, July 27, 2019.

  • Dad Brigade 7-27-19 ()

    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Dad Brigade 7-27-19 ()

    A sign welcomes volunteers for the 2019 Hoover City Dad Brigade back-to-school cleanuup at South Shades Crest Elementary School on Saturday, July 27, 2019.

  • Dad Brigade 7-27-19 (10)

    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Dad Brigade 7-27-19 (10)

    Matt Wohler carries a board with hooks for children's backpacks and jackets down the hallway at South Shades Crest Elementary School during the 2019 Hoover City Dad Brigade back-to-school cleanuup on Saturday, July 27, 2019.

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