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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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: Register online -
Attendance secretary contact:
Sign up HERE
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:
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.
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
*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
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
For more information about upcoming Hoover events and activities, including the athletic games, check the
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
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.