Archive for August, 2018
August 29th, 2018

Next week starts HOMECOMING WEEK!! Each day has a theme to dress to. They are as follows: Tuesday: Disney Character Day Wednesday:- Freshmen- Backwards Day- Sophomores- Athletes Day- Juniors- Frat Out- Seniors- Toga- Staff- Hawaiian Thursday: Meme Day Friday: SPIRIT Day We will have a Homecoming pep assembly next Friday, September 7th at the end … Read more »


August 28th, 2018

Join us for our Hoover Community Night filled with activities and information for students and their families.  Hoover Community Night will be August 30, 2018 from 4 pm to 6pm. A light snack will be provided during the event.  Afterwards, everyone is invited to join us in cheering on our 10th Grade Football team as they … Read more »


August 24th, 2018

Auditions for the fall Play, She Kills Monsters are right around the corner!  This action adventure tragi-comedy is a show you won’t want to miss!   Auditions are Tuesday, August 28th and Thursday, August 30th at 3:45 in the Auditorium.  For more information, swing by the drama room to pick up a cast or crew application.  … Read more »


August 23rd, 2018

School hours may have changed, but the Hoover Band students and Hoover Cheerleaders were up early on the first day of school. They headed over to Moore Elementary where they greeted the students with music and cheers! Freshman Orientation also took place on the first day of classes. Freshman students were paired up with upper-class students from … Read more »


August 22nd, 2018

School starts Thursday, August 23rd! Don’t forget, our new school hours are 8:25 AM – 3:25 PM Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. On Wednesdays, classes will dismiss at 2:10 PM.  Hoover staff is excited for the upcoming year and looking forward to providing an exceptional learning experience for all of you!


August 18th, 2018

One of Hoover’s own added another accolade to her list by being named Des Moines Register All Iowa Coach of the Year.  Congratulations Melissa! See the full story at: https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/sports/high-school/2018/08/17/des-moines-hoover-melissa-feuerbach-huskies-softball-register-all-iowa-coach-year/1006102002/


August 3rd, 2018

The way students access DART buses is changing beginning in school year 2018-19. When students receive their school IDs this Fall, the badge will have a QR code embedded on it. The QR code will serve as the student’s “ticket” to ride DART. Students will be required to scan the QR code when boarding DART buses. Click on the headline to read more about the change, and the district’s partnership with DART.


August 3rd, 2018

Drumline Camp finishes up today after a successful week. Band teacher, Ryan Rowley lead the camp in the auditorium this year due to the remolding that continues in the Fine Arts classrooms. Pictured are junior, Sam Thomsen and freshman, Nathan Morrissey and drum majors, sophomore Melissa Pardock and junior, Breanna Luscombe. Band Camp starts next Monday, … Read more »


August 2nd, 2018

Don’t miss! Order your Hoover Softball State Championship Apparel by Saturday, August 5th! Order online at  https://hooversbstatechamps18.itemorder.com/ . Call the Hoover Activities Office at 242-7311 for more information.