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Hoover Hawk-A-Thon Fall 2016

Our Hoover Hawk-A-Thon Fundraiser will be on Monday, November 21st. 


Please click on the image or link below to donate to our Student Activities Fund:


Thank you for your continued support!

Herbert Hoover Middle School


Visual and Performing Arts Department

Fall/Winter 2016 EVENTS

      Art show -  Wednesday Nov. 16, 2016     

                                          4:30pm  - Ms.Margaret Pai, director           

   Chorus Concert - Friday Nov. 18, 2016

                                 7:30pm Mr. Kenneth Koppes, director      

Orchestra Concert- Friday Dec. 2, 2016       

                            7:30pm Mr. John Frank, director

Band concert - Friday Dec 9, 2016                 

                7:30pm  Mr. Robert Woodcock, director

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Admin Team

Hoover's Administrative Team: Principal, Sinkler (center) and Assistant Principals, Duchene (left) and Fierst (right).

School Information

Herbert Hoover Middle School

2290 14th Avenue @Santiago

San Francisco, CA 94116

Tel: 415-759-2783

FAX: 415-759-2881


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Carline Sinkler, Principal

Elizabeth Fierst, Assistant Principal (Curriculum & Instruction)

Lucas Duchene, Assistant Principal (Student Support)


Hours: 8:30 am - 4:30pm

Tours: Register online -


Attendance secretary contact: 

Cecilia Nastor

Food Pantry

Sign up HERE

Hoover PTSA

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:

  • Please avoid Casteneda - it's narrow and congested.
  • Take caution of the cross walk and crossing guards.
  • For the safety of all, no U-Turns, please!
  • Don't forget to drive slowly

OPEN SCHOOL YARD- Community Service Opportunity

The Hoover MS school yard will be open to the public on Saturday, December 3, 2016  11AM-1PM

Students, come to Hoover to help beautify our yard and earn Community Service Hours


Pick up a Community Service form outside of the Counseling Office and have your supervising adult sign off. 


8th Graders-- Remember you need a total of 5 hours THIS YEAR to participate in your Promotion Ceremony in May. 

Generation Citizen

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Hoover Highlights

Find out more about Lunchtime Clubs!

Check out this website for the for what's offered this school year

High School Information Night Presentations

If you missed our High School Info Night on Oct.13...

Click here for presentation for High School Information Night- Applications and Enrollment

Click here for presentation on Career Tech Ed


*Applications will be sent to you address on file the weekend of October 29*

*Enrollment Fair- Saturday, October 29 9:30-2:30 @CCSF Ocean Campus*

*SOTA application Due: December 7, 2016 TO SOTA*

*Lowell application WITH SFUSD application Due: December 15, 2016 TO Hoover or EPC*

*SFUSD application Due: January 13. 2017 TO Hoover or EPC*

Quick Links for the New School Year

Copies and/or computers available in the Family Room.

Early Release Mondays and No Late Start Wednesdays


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iPad Help Ticket Request Form

Trouble with your iPad? Staff and students, follow this link:


Have a lost or stolen iPad, please use the following form ASAP:


Monday's Hawk News - a place to see our weekly announcements!

Click HERE for this week's announcements!


Hoover @ VILS Google Site

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Hoover Happenings

For more information about upcoming Hoover events and activities, including the athletic games, check the 

Hoover Community Calendar



11/17 - SSC meeting cancelled

11/18 - Chorus Winter Concert - 7:30

11/21 - Hawk-A-Thon Fundraiser 

11/23-11/25 - Thanksgiving Holiday - no school



12/2 - Orchestra Winter Concert

12/3 - Shared Schoolyard Celebration & Hawk Hill Community Service Day

12/9 - Band Winter Concert

12/14 - ELAC meeting - 9:30

12/15 - SSC meeting - 3:45

12/16 - Last day of Fall semester

12/18-1/2 - Winter Break



1/3 - School resumes; first day of Spring semester



The San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education is asking for your help in selecting the next superintendent of schools. We are soliciting input from students, staff, parents, and community about your desired qualities and characteristics for the next superintendent and want you to share your thoughts on district strengths and challenges.



La Junta de Educación del Distrito Escolar Unificado de San Francisco está pidiendo su ayuda para seleccionar al próximo superintendente de escuelas. Estamos solicitando la opinión de los estudiantes, el personal, los padres y la comunidad acerca de las cualidades y características que desean ver en el próximo superintendente, y queremos que comparta con nosotros que piensa usted son las fortalezas y los desafíos del Distrito Escolar.





Hillcrest Elem. will be providing an Immigration Rights Workshop on Thursday, December 15th from 5:30pm to 7:00pm. Guest speaker, a Champion Immigration Attorney, Alexandra Bachan will be here to provide consulation and resources as well as other strong organizations like PODER to our Excelsior families. See flyer for more information


Black Family FAFSA Frenzy

*One-on-one FAFSA support

*Financial aid and scholarship workshops

*Hear from adults and recent college graduates on how to get to college and how to pay for it



December 10, 2016/ 10-2:00pm



College Track

4301 3rd Street

San Francisco, CA 94124


Students are strongly encouraged to bring a parent/guardian and tax forms if possible, but we'll work with whatever they are able to bring.  We'll also be talking about personal finance and working with current college students on FAFSA.