Get them now - few remaining teacher experiences and auction items

Wed, Nov 15 6:14am

Hoover Families We had many generous contributions for the Summer of Love auction and have a few remaining items and seats in highly coveted teachers' experiences available still.  They will be on a c ... [More]

NO SCHOOL TOMORROW....11/10/2017

Thu, Nov 9 2:54pm

Dear Hoover Parents, A quick reminder that there is NO SCHOOL tomorrow, Friday. 11/10  on account of Veteran's Day Holiday.   Enjoy the long weekend!

PICTURE MAKE UP DAY is next Thursday, November 16th

Wed, Nov 8 7:51pm

Hello Hoover Parents,   Next Thursday is Picture Make Up day.  We will need volunteers from 8AM to 12 Noon.   Please sign up to help our students have a smooth class picture day!   https://docs.google ... [More]

Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! and tons of photos

Tue, Nov 7 4:31am

Hoover folks really know how to have a good time while supporting our wonderful school.   Thank you everyone for making the Summer of Love Dinner and Auction an incredible success. We will send out mo ... [More]

Two more weeks for the Second Harvest Food Drive (till Nov 17th, Friday)

Sun, Nov 5 4:53pm

Dear Parents,   We have two more weeks to donate for the Second Harvest Food Drive (till Nov 17th, Friday)   The food barrels are placed in the MP room.   Please fill the barrels with the following mo ... [More]

⏰ One hour left for online bidding

Sat, Nov 4 9:02am

Folks, Only one hour left. Don’t miss out on fantastic deals. https://www.32auctions.com/Hoover2017 Auction Team

Hoover Rocks! Information about tomorrow

Fri, Nov 3 10:07am

Huge THANKS  to our amazing Hoover community.  You have all rallied together to get our Dinner and Auction off to a great start. Thanks again to all our sponsors, donors and volunteers.     Thanks to ... [More]

Your Sweetness Counts!

Tue, Oct 31 8:55pm

Hi Hoover Families,   We're at the final stretch of our auction and we need your help in getting to the finish line!     Here are the many ways you can participate:    1.  Donate a dessert for 10-12 p ... [More]

☮️ Yay! Dinner and Auction catalog went off to press: Take a look 👀

Sat, Oct 28 6:14pm

Hi Everyone,   The Summer of Love Dinner and Auction is one week away!!! Check out the groovy catalog that was just sent to press. Click here to view catalog:    Those who are inquiring about attire, ... [More]

The Ayes have it! 👍

Tue, Oct 24 9:23pm

Folks, We are moving forward with the schematic design. Thanks to everyone for your support.

The Board is on item A

Tue, Oct 24 7:44pm

Hi everyone, The Board is still on item A. We are item F. If you are able to come, pls do get here by 8.15 pm. Thank you! Hope to see you here soon!

UPDATE - Attendance at Today's board meeting...10/24/17

Tue, Oct 24 6:46pm

Dear Hoover Parents, A quick Update on the time we are on the Agenda in today's Board meeting at the school district office,  25, Churchill Avenue, Palo Alto. The meeting will take place in the Board ... [More]

School Board's decision on Hoover school is tomorrow evening

Mon, Oct 23 1:55pm

We need you to be at the meeting!    Hoover community,    Hoover School needs your support. The PAUSD School Board will be voting tomorrow to approve our schematic design for our proposed renovation. ... [More]

ONLINE Summer of Love Auction is LIVE!

Mon, Oct 23 10:12am

  Hoover families, We are excited to launch our online auction, now ready for bidding! https://www.32auctions.com/Hoover2017 We are fortunate to have had a ton of donations - camps, restaurants, after ... [More]

Unity Day! October 25th

Sun, Oct 22 5:44pm

  This is Palo Alto's 5th Annual Unity Day!    Unity Day is celebrated every year across the United States to encourage communities to be united and promote kindness, acceptance and inclusion.    Wear ... [More]

Important information and changes to the auction

Sat, Oct 21 8:23am

Good morning Hoover Community,   We want to extend our heartfelt gratitude to you for the support you have demonstrated to Hoover's Summer of Love Dinner and Auction. Your generosity means a lot to ou ... [More]

Dinner will be soooo Good!

Mon, Oct 16 11:42pm

I bet that got your attention!  We're trying different tactics to get your attention to buy tickets for the auction.       Buy tickets here:  summer-of-love.  Saturday, November 4th, Mitchell Park Com ... [More]

Hoover's Gala Auction - Fundraising dinner! Get you tickets!

Mon, Oct 16 8:56am

    Hi Everyone:   The Hoover Summer of Love Gala Auction is coming up on Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at Mitchell Park Community Center.  I hope you are ready to party like it’s 1967!  We have a very ... [More]

Picture Make Up Day has been Rescheduled to Thursday, November 16

Thu, Oct 12 6:28pm

From Principal Katy Bimpson:   Dear Hoover Families,   With the unexpected air quality conditions caused by the fires, we will need to cancel the make-up picture day tomorrow. We had scheduled class p ... [More]

Vision Screening at Hoover is Tomorrow - Need Volunteers!

Wed, Oct 11 10:56am

Hello Hoover Parents,   Vision screening for Hoover students is tomorrow,  Thursday, October 12th.   We need more parent volunteers to assist students to the testing area, at least 2 parents for each ... [More]

Hoover's Summer of Love Auction Gala - Hosts wanted

Thu, Oct 5 6:38am

  We are looking for Hosts.  Sign up to host an event.   Hosting an event is a great way to get involved!   We are looking for hosts to host both children and adult events.   Some ideas are: Cake deco ... [More]

Hoover's Summer of Love Gala Auction

Thu, Oct 5 6:31am

   Hi Everyone:   The Hoover Summer of Love Gala Auction is coming up on Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at Mitchell Park Community Center.  I hope you are ready to party like it’s 1967!  We have a very ... [More]

Monthly Hedgehog News - October 2017

Mon, Oct 2 5:28pm

Dear Hoover Families,   Happy October! Please find the first edition of the monthly Hedgehog News attached for your information. You receive weekly information, schedules, and updates in the eNews. Th ... [More]

Hoover's Summer of Love Gala Auction

Mon, Oct 2 8:25am

HOOVER’S SUMMER OF LOVE GALA AUCTION - Only 1 month to go ALL FOR A GOOD CAUSE!  Proceeds from this fundraiser will help support educational activities that are not fully covered in the school budget ... [More]

Summer of Love Gala Auction

Fri, Sep 29 10:04am

  Hi Everyone:   Are you feeling Groovy?  Dig out those bellbottoms and channel your inner hippie.  Join us for the “Hoover Summer of Love Gala Auction” being held on Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at M ... [More]

Summer of Love Gala Auction Update

Wed, Sep 27 8:23am

Hi Everyone:   The Hoover Summer of Love Gala Auction is coming up on Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at Mitchell Park Community Center.  I hope you are ready to party like it’s 1967!  We have a very spe ... [More]

Open House Volunteers Needed on Tuesday, October 3rd

Tue, Sep 26 11:41pm

Hello Hoover Parents,   Open House at Hoover will be next Tuesday, October 3rd, from 8am to 10am.      Although the PTA will be sponsoring this event, we would appreciate your help with snacks and set ... [More]

Quick updates - Goodwill Drive, Ice Skating, updated calendar and more

Sun, Sep 17 7:39pm

Hoover Families   Didn't that feel good to clear out closets and get rid of some unwanted household items?!  We collectively contributed 1241 pounds to Goodwill! This is equal to a donation of $180.32 ... [More]

September ABC book “Friends to the End for Kids: The True Value of Friendship”

Sun, Sep 10 3:40pm

Dear Hoover parents, This month’s ABC book: “Friends to the End for Kids: The True Value of Friendship” by Bradley Trevor Greive uses engaging photos of animals to illustrate how to make friends, keep ... [More]

Hoover Summer of Love Gala Auction on Saturday, November 4th, 2017

Fri, Sep 8 11:21am

  Feeling groovy?  Need a reason to party?  Channel your inner hippie, make sure you have "some flowers in your hair," put on some tye-dye, and join us for a magical evening at the “Hoover Summer of L ... [More]

STEAM After School

Wed, Sep 6 12:02pm

Message from Sparkiverse, our after school vendor that focuses on - Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM).  See the flyer attached.   There are still openings in our after sc ... [More]

After school programs begin today!

Tue, Sep 5 2:11pm

Hoover parents   We have an amazing assortment of after school programs for you this year - please sign up asap.  Many great programs are still taking students - Gurus public speaking, Art & Soul, Ten ... [More]

Order your children's school photos before tomorrow - Wed, Sep 6.

Tue, Sep 5 1:55pm

[Important] PTA General Meeting tomorrow after drop off

Mon, Sep 4 11:08am

Hoover parents   Please join us tomorrow morning for an important 1st General Meeting of the Hoover PTA.  We have some amendments to the by-laws, new Board members, the year's budget and calendar to v ... [More]

Hoover after school signups are open

Thu, Aug 31 6:08am

Hoover families,   After school program sign ups are now open and classes begin next week for the most part.   The full schedule including room assignments is here and included below.  Links to each p ... [More]

Reminders for tonight and this week!

Tue, Aug 29 6:28am

Dear Hoover Families,   We hope school is off to a great start for you and we are looking forward to seeing you tonight. A few reminders:   BTSN Schedule:  Please come early and understand that parkin ... [More]

Our online spirit wear store is now open

Sat, Aug 26 10:04am

Hoover Hedgehogs, Hoover Hedgehogs!    Hoover community, our online Hedgie store is now open. We are offering a wide selection of Hedgie wear:  sweatshirts, caps, hoodies, and t-shirts in a variety of ... [More]

Earn Money for Hoover!

Wed, Aug 23 11:11am

Hi Hoover Parents,   Check out the Kids'Night Out parties at Sparkiverse.  (See details below).   Let's sign up and make money for the Hoover.  10% Back to Hoover.  Every sign up counts!  (Sparkiverse ... [More]

Ice Cream Social starts at 5:30pm tomorrow

Mon, Aug 21 4:53pm

Hi Everyone:   Just a reminder the annual Hoover Ice Cream Social is taking place tomorrow at 5:30pm.  We just need a couple of more volunteers to scoop ice cream and help clean up after.  If you have ... [More]

Hoover After School Program: Fall 2017

Sat, Aug 19 7:33am

Hoover Families:   Welcome back!  A quick reminder about the Ice Cream Social this coming Tuesday at 5:30.  Most of the after school vendors will be there to talk to you about their programs.   The Fa ... [More]

Ice Cream Social Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Thu, Aug 17 3:27pm

Hoover Elementary's biggest event of the year is the Ice Cream Social happening on Tuesday, August 22, 2017!  I hope each and every one of you is planning to attend!  There will be pizza, ice cream, w ... [More]

Room Parent Needed - Please Sign up ASAP!

Wed, Aug 16 9:41pm

Dear Hoover Parents, Please volunteer your time as a Room Parent this year! You'll provide an invaluable service to the school. In addition to coordinating class parties and events, a Room Parent is t ... [More]

IMPORTANT --- pls. Update your CHILD's CLASSROOM !!

Sat, Aug 12 9:15pm

Dear Hoover Parents! WELCOME BACK to another exciting school year! Hope you all had a wonderful Summer and are sufficiently rejuvenated and raring to take on the new school year. As most of you know, ... [More]