Photo by Sarah Finnegan

Lewis Brooks’ priorities include collaboration with businesses, promoting technology and school safety. more


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Erica Techo

The primary election will take place June 5. more


Murphy's salary now will be $218,900, and she will get a $40,000 bonus if she stays employed with Hoover five years. more

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Murphy is one of 41 applicants who are seeking to lead the Alabama Department of Education. Seven semifinalists are to be named Friday. more

Hoover Schools

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The 2016 Superintendent of the Year award is sponsored by The School of Superintendents of Alabama (SSA) and Classworks, a company that offers an online instruction and assessment program for classrooms. more


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Photo by Erica Techo.

The Hoover City Board of Education discussed the matter of superintendent evaluations at Monday’s meeting. more

New Hoover City Schools Superintendent Dr. Kathy L. Murphy had her first day on the job Monday, June 1. more


The Hoover Board of Education, during a board meeting held Monday, May 11, approved a contract with new superintendent Dr. Kathy Murphy. The three-year contract at an annual salary of $195,000 begins June 8 and expires June 30, 2018 unless extended. more


Superintendent meeting

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The five finalists for Hoover City Schools superintendent, announced during an April 14 board meeting at Spain Park High School, include a man who is superintendent for the entire Georgia public school system and two Alabama superintendents. more


The names of the five finalists vying to be the next superintendent of Hoover City Schools will be announced during a special Hoover Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, April 14. more


The Hoover Board of Education on April 14 will host a special meeting at Spain Park High School in which the panel will for the first time get to meet the five finalists for its superintendent vacancy. more


Susan Salter.

Photo by Jessa Pease.

The Hoover Board of Education declared intent to hire a research firm to aid them in the selection of a permanent superintendent at the Jan. 12 meeting. more


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Photo courtesy of Andy Craig.

Superintendents share how state and national education issues will affect our students this school year. more


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