Archive for March, 2017
March 7th, 2017

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 »


March 7th, 2017

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 »


March 7th, 2017

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