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Mr. Chongtoua is happy to support Hoovers students.

New Counselor Finds Students’ Potential

Cassandra Delara, Staff Writer October 27, 2021

Nathan Chongtoua a new counselor here at Hoover, and he is determined to help students with their academic and social-emotional needs as well as planning for their paths to college and careers.  Every...

Seniors dance to songs from High School Musical at the Homecoming Rally.

Homecoming Rally Engages Hoover Students and Staff

Hoover Heritage Staff, Staff Writer October 22, 2021

Hoover held its first homecoming rally since quarantine on Friday, October 22nd in sprinkling rain. Hosts Faith Vang, 12th grade, and Katherine Cooper, 10th grade, showed their school spirit as they led...

Students comfy in their pajamas for Homecoming Week.

Homecoming Week Dress Up Days Bring Out Hoover Students’ Creativity

Gia Cruz, Benjamin Herrera, Staff Writer October 21, 2021

Students participated in many dress up day activities for Homecoming week. On Monday, students celebrated their favorite sports teams by wearing sports jerseys. Pajama Day was on Tuesday, and many students...

The girls golf team show their qualifying score.

Girls Golf Team Qualifies for the NYL CIF Tournament

Gia Cruz, Benjamin Herrera, Staff Writer October 20, 2021

Hoover Girls Golf team qualifies for the NYL CIF Tournament with a team score of 309 after placing second overall in league. On Monday, October 18, the season came to an end after competing in the first...

Mr.Rosales enjoys his classroom environment.

New Spanish Teacher Mr. Rosales Knows All Hard Work has its Rewards

Cynthia Cornejo, Staff Writer October 19, 2021

When Mr. Rosales was a young student, he was well known with his teachers for being a troublemaker. “From kindergarten to high school, they used to call my parents, my grandmother every day. I was...

Ms. Perez is ready to welcome students into her class to learn drawing and other art skills.

Ms. Perez Helps Students Overcome Their Fear of Art

Jasmine Daiana, Staff Writer October 18, 2021

Many students experience apprehension at the thought of stepping into the world of art. Students often have a belief that art should be a masterpiece, which can be a very intimidating mindset. They think...

Mrs. Myers standing at the ready to teach students all things English.

New English Instructor Begins Teaching Journey at Hoover High School

John Banuelos, Staff Writer October 18, 2021

Emily Myers is a brand-new teacher here at Hoover in room 21. She is enthusiastic about being able to teach English at Hoover.   “It’s been my dream job since high school,” she stated.  Now...

Math Teacher Seeks to Inspire Students

Math Teacher Seeks to Inspire Students

Heaven Jay, Staff Writer October 18, 2021

A new but also familiar face in room 55, math teacher Raquel Riedel has returned to Hoover after eight years to make an impact on her student’s lives. Mrs. Riedel originally started teaching at age...

Mr. Jorge Campos

New English Teacher Starts the Year With Enthusiasm

Gia Cruz, Staff Writer October 13, 2021

One of Hoover High's newest teachers, Jorge Campos, is an English teacher in room 12 who looks forward to helping his first students with his writing skills. This is his first year teaching in a classroom,...

Avoid double story placement

Avoid double story placement

Sample Student August 27, 2021

If you place stories in more than one category, say both Showcase and Sports, the story will display in both of these sections on the homepage.  The recommend way of working with this is to place a story...

Choose the right image size for online

Choose the right image size for online

Sample Staff Member, Writer August 27, 2021

Size your horizontal photos to 900px wide by 600px tall at a resolution of 72 dpi in RGB color mode before uploading them to your site. Always save photos in .jpg format. Your site will display vertical...

Adding a featured image enhances each story

Adding a featured image enhances each story

Sample Student, Sports Editor August 27, 2021

There are two ways to add a photo to a story in WordPress.  One is to set the photo as a Featured Image for the story, and the other is to insert the photo into the body of the story’s text.  Your...

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