Attention Grade 8: In celebration of the Verizon Innovative Learning Grant, students pick up their iPads
this Thur 9/29 3:15 - 6:30 PM
Please click HERE to watch a video for important details
and information. Watch the entire video to record
the secret code you will need for your paperwork.
Grades 6 and 7 pick up next week!
About the Verizon Innovative Learning Grant:
In Verizon Innovative Learning schools, learning extends beyond the walls of the classroom. Every student and teacher is provided with a mobile device and a data plan that give them access to the internet anytime and anywhere. Students are taught how to use these powerful tools responsibly, and teachers are trained to use them effectively in their lessons.
Password issues? Click here.
Hoover's Administrative Team: Principal, Sinkler (center) and Assistant Principals, Duchene (left) and Fierst (right).
Herbert Hoover Middle School
2290 14th Avenue @Santiago
San Francisco, CA 94116
Carline Sinkler, Principal
Elizabeth Fierst, Assistant Principal (Curriculum & Instruction)
Lucas Duchene, Assistant Principal (Student Support)
Hours: 8:30 am - 4:30pm
Tours: By appt.
Attendance secretary contact:
Sign up HERE
Calling All Hawks!
Mr. Austin is looking for tech savvy Hawks interesting in working as part of an elite team of student tech support experts. If you are interested in helping your fellow hawks learn how to use apps, Chrome Books, MacBooks, iPads, and all manner of digital media, please fill out this form online.
Hoover Learning Coach and Digital Storyteller
Lunchtime Clubs Begin!
Check out this website for the for what's offered this school year
High School Information Night @ Hoover- October 13, 2016
Hoover is hosting Hoover and Aptos Middle School 8th grade families for an information night on how to choose and fill out your SFUSD high school application.
When: Thursday, October 13, 2016 5:30-7pm
Where: Hoover MS, Cafeteria and first floor
Who: 8th grade families from Aptos and Hoover Middle Schools
Contact Ms. Ashbaugh with questions
- SFUSD high school representatives will be available in cafeteria
- Information Sessions (20 mins):
filling out the application/ applying to Lowell
applying to SOTA
choosing a pathway with Career Tech Ed
Quick Links for the New School Year
Copies and/or computers available in the Family Room.
Early Release Mondays and No Late Start Wednesdays
Student Activities Survey and Digital Citizenship Quiz
You will be taking a survey and a quiz. First complete the Digital Citizenship quiz. You must achieve a passing score before you can collect your new iPad.
1) For the Digital Citizenship Quiz, please click here.
2) Once you have completed the quiz, you may take the Student Activities Survey by clicking here.
Monday's Hawk News - a place to see our weekly announcements!
Click HERE for this week's announcements!
For more information about upcoming Hoover events and activities, including the athletic games, check the
9/5 Labor Day - no school
9/22 Back to School Night *note the date change, was previously 9/15
9/22 Character Day
9/29 iPad Distribution - 8th grade
10/4 - 7th iPad Distribution - 4-7
10/6 - 6th iPad Distribution - 4-7
10/11 - Indigenous Peoples & Columbus Day - no school
Please take this survey only when asked to by your teacher. The purpose of this survey is to help SFUSD support and provide the activities, programs and services that you are most interested in.
All your responses will remain anonymous.
When asked to begin the survey, please click on the link below to choose your language. Once you open the survey webpage, please read the instructions carefully before you begin.
If you do not want to take the survey online, please let your teacher know, and you will have the option to complete a paper version if you wish.
Thank you for your time and for contributing your voice to this process!
If you have any questions, please contact Devin Corrigan at 415-355-7764 or email@example.com.
You may have recently received a text message " SFUSD alerts. Reply Y to confirm, HELP for info. Msg&data rates may apply. Msg freq varies.schoolmessenger.com/txt" from the number 67587.
This is an official opt-in message from SFUSD via SchoolMessenger, our mass notification system for sending out phone calls, emails and text messages.
You have received this message because your mobile phone number was recently updated in our student information system.
We understand this message is alarming and not clear. Unfortunately, we do not have any control over the way this message gets sent out from SchoolMessenger.
We do encourage you to reply "Y" to this invitation to receive text messages from SFUSD, as it makes for much faster communication, which is crucial in the event of an emergency.
SchoolMessenger does not share any of your information, and you will not receive texts from any third parties.
The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) invites you to a special day at the Exploratorium. Join engineers and Exploratorium staff for a full day of lively, bilingual programs for families and children. Interact with Latino engineers during a panel hosted by the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers. Experience some of the many ways that engineering shapes our world, and enjoy lots of hands-on activities for visitors of all ages.
La Sociedad de Ingenieros Profesionales Hispanos (SHPE) le invita a un día especial en el Exploratorium. Únase a ingenieros latinos y educadores del Exploratorium para un día repleto de programas bilingües y divertidos para niños y toda la familia. Interactúe con ingenieros latinos en un panel presentado por la Sociedad de Ingenieros Profesionales Hispanos. Disfrute de las variadas maneras en que la ingeniería moldea a nuestro mundo a través de muchas exhibiciones interactivas para visitantes de todas las edades.
Drop Off: Safety first!
In the morning, please drop students off on 14th Avenue at Santiago (along the white zone mid-hill).
In the afternoon, please identify a location to meet your child for pick up. The intersection and mid-hill is for buses.
Additional safety tips: