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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

Schools

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The 92,000-square-foot facility opens Aug. 8 with five academies covering health science, fire and emergency medical services, cyber innovation, skilled trades, and food and hospitality. Read more

Schools

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More than 300 students from Hoover and Spain Park high schools are signed up for the Health Science Academy at the Riverchase Career Connection Center, which opens for the first time with the start of school on Aug. 8. Read more

Schools

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The Health Science Academy helps Spain Park students get an early grasp of careers. Read more

Hoover Schools

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The academy, now in its fifth year, has grown from 46 students to 220. Read more

Hoover Schools

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    This is a simulated nurses' station in the Health Science Academy at the Hoover school system's Riverchase Career Connection Center in Hoover, Alabama.

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    The Health Science Academy at the Hoover school system's Riverchase Career Connection Center has mannequins that simulate patients with medical conditons. The mannequins can yell, scream, cough and show blood pressure, and instructors can change the mannequins' vital signs to mimic certain conditions.

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    This is a simulated nurses' station in the Health Science Academy at the Hoover school system's Riverchase Career Connection Center in Hoover, Alabama.

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    The Health Science Academy is one of five academies at the Hoover school system's Riverchase Career Connection Center in Hoover, Alabama.

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    Tanya Kendrick, the lead teacher for the Health Science Academy at the Hoover school system's Riverchase Career Connection Center, cuts the ribbon for her academy at the dedication ceremony for the career center on Thursday Aug. 1, 2019.

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    People tour the Health Science Academy at the dedication ceremony for the Hoover school system's Riverchase Career Connection Center in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019.

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