School News

husky pride

HMLCF Fundraiser


Huskies driveway prints are available for $20 ($10 for each additional print at the same property).  Contact Susie at or 515-577-9207 to schedule a time. Order today and we will print during decent weather. Pay on the day of print, cash or check to: Hoover-Meredith Learning Community Foundation.


Quester Supports Hoover’s STEM Quests


Quester is an award-winning market research firm based in Windsor Heights that boasts a portfolio of national clients like Samsung and Frito-Lay. It’s also got potential as something of a satellite campus for Hoover High’s STEM Academy. “Since the start of second semester, we have had about a dozen kids from the STEM academy meeting … Read more »


Baseball Car Wash Fundraiser


The Hoover baseball team is holding its annual car wash fundraiser on Saturday, June 11 at the Beaverdale Iowa Realty office, 3521 Beaver Avenue (just south of Douglas Avenue).  Please stop by between 10:00 am and 2:00 pm to make a donation and support the team.    


Husky Alliance Golf Tournament


The annual Husky Alliance Golf Tournament was held on Saturday, May 7th. This years event was a huge success and a good time was had by all. Money raised by the annual event benefits the Husky Alliance (Boosters) for Hoover and  Meredith Schools. For more photos from the event, visit the Hoover Flickr page at


Free School & Sports Physicals


Youth Sports Injury Prevention Clinic will have free school and sports physicals on Wednesday, May 11th and Wednesday, July 20th from 5:30 to 8:00 pm at the Downtown Iowa Ortho and Physio, 450 Laurel St. Parent/guardian must be present in order to provide consent. Pre-registration encouraged, walk-ins also welcome. Register through Allison at 515-323-6485 or … Read more »


Dwight Talks New Goal: Renewable Energy


Tim Dwight is known best for scoring touchdowns, both as an Iowa Hawkeye as well as during his career in the NFL. These days he has a new goal: renewable energy. He visited with students at Hoover High School and Edmunds Elementary School about the possibilities of new energy sources and the importance of educating young scientists to work on these important issues. Click on the image to read and see more.

Upcoming Events

Jun 27
Baseball: 9th
Jun 27
Softball: 9th
Jun 27
Softball: JV
Jun 27
Baseball: Varsity
Jun 27
Softball: Varsity

Hoover High School is an IB World School. Click here to learn more about this elite classification.

Bulletin Board

Have a Safe and Happy Summer! Summer Building hours are 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Office hours are 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM. Online Registration opens on July 5th for the 2016/2017 school year and the first day of school will be August 24th.

Hoover High School is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School. Find out more about the IB Program under the Academics tab, or follow this link.

Remember to check the Infinite Campus Parent Portal for grade and assignment updates.  Having trouble accessing the parent portal? Call 242-7302 for assistance.

Campus Portal
Daily Announcements
Contact Information
Campus Crime Stoppers
Hoover/Meredith Library


Calendar of Events


About Hoover High School


4800 Aurora Ave, Des Moines, IA 50310

P: 515-242-7300 | E:

Hoover High School’s instructional program is designed to meet the needs of every level of learner with course offerings creating overlapping layers of support for struggling and advanced learners.  Hoover offers the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme to all students in grades 9-10.



Welcome to Hoover! I look forward to working with you, your student and the Hoover community.