Hoover High School

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1000 Buccaneer Dr

Hoover, AL 35244

(205) 439-1200

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 2,660

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

26 Parent Reviews for Hoover High School

I am a graduate from Hoover High School 2012. This was a very great school. I loved my teachers they tried there best to make sure I understood the material. Ms.Kruse was the best english teacher I ever had she taught me so many new things and I actually started to like english a lot more. At Hoover ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/25/12

this school is the best school i have ever been too. they are really nice to their students. the faculty and staff are really nice. all the principals are really nice too. i think that when i have kids i want them to go to this school.

Posted by a student on 05/18/12

Hoover is a great school. I very much enjoy coming in every morning. This is something I can honestly say I have never said about another school before. I have read some of the previous reviews and I do partially agree. Most students here are the typical suburaban Abercrombie and Fitch type. The others ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 01/23/12

Hoover sucks. THey do not teach you how to study(some people say that should be the kids responsibility but teachers should help) or anything that would actually help you in the real world like college or something, thy all expect you to absorb information. if they actually taught you how to open up ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 09/13/11

Hoover has very many opportunities for students to find what they love. Many of the teachers though are more concerned with staying on track that they don't seem to care about whether or not the student is actually understanding the material. Many of them are very unfair. Now many of them are great teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/19/11

All four of my children went to Hoover High. Two have gone on to college and are thankful they had such a great school to prepare them for their studies in college.

Posted by a parent on 10/03/09

Hoover High School is an excellent school. I have one child that has graduated and was well prepared for college. I have another child that is attending Hoover now and another one that will be there in 2 years. The teachers, administrators, and counselors really do care about the students and want to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/19/09

As as former student of Hoover High, I can certainly say that I was well prepared for college and entry into the 'real world'. Yes, it is a big school, but so is the real world. While I did not play sports, my brother was on the football team and I am so glad that he was. He was not a strong student, ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/18/09

Great school, overall, but way too much emphasis on athletics. They need to realize that winning is not everything.

Posted by a parent on 09/07/07

I have two children at Hoover High. Academically, I think it is a great school. The diversity of classes and extracurriculars is awesome. However...there is way too much emphasis on athletics, especially football. Athletes get preferential treatment over other 'standouts' in the school. I have had good ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/24/07

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Test scores for Hoover High School

AHSGE* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2010
Hoover High School
Hoover City Schools
* In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama High School Graduation Exam (AHSGE) to test high school students in reading, math, language, science and social studies. The AHSGE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. High school students must pass the AHSGE in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to pass the test.

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Hoover schools — Hoover High School is located at 1000 Buccaneer Dr, Hoover AL 35244. 1000 Buccaneer Dr is in the 35244 ZIP code in Hoover, AL The school district for Hoover High School is the Hoover City Schools. Hoover High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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