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The guardians claim school officials failed to protect the 6-year-old girl after numerous sexual assaults by other first-grade girls. 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

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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

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Trace Crossings Elementary School was recognized by the American Heart Association on May 15 for raising more than $8,000 through the Association’s Kids Heart Challenge. Read more

People

Each year, a senior is selected from each of Hoover's two high schools, along with an employee of Hoover City Schools. Read more

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Thirty-three fourth and fifth grade students from Trace Crossings Elementary School traveled to Montgomery on Feb. 7 to sing as a part of Alabama's bicentennial celebration. Read more

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Hoover Board of Education 12-19-17

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The school board agreed to pay $97,000 plus legal fees to former Trace Crossings Elementary School Principal Robin Litaker. Read more

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Hoover High access roads property

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The Hoover school board this morning agreed to give the city of Hoover 3.3 acres so the city can build an access road and parking lot related to the new sports park being built at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex. Read more

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Hoover High access roads

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The city of Hoover is asking the school board to donate about six acres of land near Trace Crossings Elementary School and Hoover High School in conjunction with the city's plans to build two new access roads to Hoover High School. Read more

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Hayley Barber, crowned Miss Alabama 2016, visited Trace Crossings Elementary recently to meet and read to students. Read more

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Hoover Metropolitan Complex Jan 2017

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The new design proposals are linked to new access roads for Hoover High and Trace Crossings Elementary, new nearby residential development and donated park land, city officials say. Read more

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Students at two Hoover elementary schools have new principals waiting to greet them when they come back from summer break on Aug. 11. Read more

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Erica Techo

The Hoover Board of Education approved principals for Trace Crossings and Greystone Elementary Schools at its July 7 meeting. Read more

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Melody Greene, Carol Barber and Kathy Wheaton together have more than 120 years in education. Read more

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Brock's Gap Girls on the Run Team 1

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The event is set for May 7 in downtown Birmingham. Read more

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Tommy Bice Hoover visit 1-21-16 (1)

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The visits to three schools were part of an Innovation Celebration tour where state officials find new ideas that are working and share them with the rest of the state. Read more

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Baylor and Ruby

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A puppy is to become a service dog for a child with autism. Read more

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Trace Crossings

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Trace Crossings battles negative perceptions while faculty and parents think the school's quality is strong. Read more

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Hoover school rezoning meeting 10-19-15

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Parents at Deer Valley Elementary share concerns about the quality of education offered at Trace Crossings Elementary, though some were hesitant to mention the school by name. Read more

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Trace Crossings EdCamp STEAM

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Trace Crossings Elementary School on Aug. 4 hosted Alabama’s first EdCamp STEAM, an all-day conference designed to help encourage students to embrace the arts when teaching traditional STEM classes (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics). Read more

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  • Hoover elem music fest 2018-21

    Jon Anderson

    Hoover elem music fest 2018-21

    Children from Trace Crossings Elementary School perform "I Want My Breakfast" at the 2018 "Sing! Dance! Play" Hoover Elementary Music Festival at Hoover High School in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, March 1, 2018.

  • Hoover elem music fest 2018-22

    Jon Anderson

    Hoover elem music fest 2018-22

    Students from Trace Crossings Elementary School perform "I Want My Breakfast" at the 2018 "Sing! Dance! Play" Hoover Elementary Music Festival at Hoover High School in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, March 1, 2018.

  • Hoover elem music fest 2018-23

    Jon Anderson

    Hoover elem music fest 2018-23

    Students from Trace Crossings Elementary School perform "I Want My Breakfast" 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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