For a while now, it’s been a trend for some high school students in Hoover to arrive in the mornings with a coffee beverage in hand. Read more

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Craig Thompson teaches 10th grade AP U.S. History and ninth grade Career Prep: Law. Ten of his 13 years in education have been with Hoover City Schools. Read more


2014 Finley Award Winners

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The Finley Committee for Character Education named Spain Park High School Coach Michael Zelwak and Spain Park senior Will Freeman as 2014 Finley Award recipients. Read more

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Berry Middle Susan Wojcicki

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Berry Middle School students engaged in a live Web chat with a Google executive who’s been called one of the “World’s Most Powerful Women.” Read more

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Spain Park High School’s Cheryl Morrow, a social studies teacher and instructional leader, has been named Alabama’s Outstanding Social Studies Teacher of the Year by the Social Studies Council of Alabama (SSCA). Read more

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Berry Middle School students got an up-close look at Birmingham history on March 4 when author/journalist Barnett Wright paid a visit to campus to show never-before-seen photographs from the Civil Rights Movement. Read more

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Last year Dominique Johnson, a 2008 graduate of Spain Park High School, landed a role as “Cameron” in the Broadway musical “Bring It On.” Read more


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