Hoover’s Academic Decathlon team represented the school well over the weekend of March 3-4, 2017. Colby Williams earned an individual silver medal for her interview and Max Tensen earned a bronze medal for his knowledge of this year’s music curriculum. The team also significantly improved its overall score when compared to both this year’s regional … Read more »
Before our incoming seniors can begin school in the fall, they must meet a new mandatory state vaccination requirement. Students without proof of vaccination or an exemption will not be allowed to attend classes. Currently, 81% of Hoover juniors do not have this vaccination. Click on the headline to read more about what is needed, and where students can find assistance meeting this requirement.
On Friday, March 3rd, Mr. Clark’s research methods classes received feedback on the first drafts of their World Food Prize issue papers. Local experts received the papers earlier in the week and reviewed changes and suggestions with students during class. Ten of the approximately 40 students will be selected by these experts to advance to … Read more »
On Thursday, March 2nd, 35 STEM Academy students visited the Vermeer manufacturing plan in Pella. Students toured two of their manufacturing plants and engaged with Vermeer employees in 7 different small-group activities. Vermeer donated $100 to defer some of the costs associated with the trip
It is time for our annual Once Upon a Melody Concert! It is Monday night, March 6, 7:00-8:00 pm in the Hoover auditorium. This concert will feature Meredith and Hoover orchestras playing music from the movies Enchanted, Frozen, Jungle Book, Trolls, Mulan and Zootopia. Also dance music by Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars, Justin Timberlake, Shakira, … Read more »
Any senior interested in auditioning to be a speaker at commencement 2017 must sign up sometime between Monday, February 13th and Thursday, February 16th. All sign-ups stop at 3 PM on Thursday. The sign-up sheet is located in the main office. Once you sign up you need to talk with Mr. Badger regarding the rough … Read more »
Hoover High School is an IB World School. Click here to learn more about this elite classification.