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37 Robb Hollow Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15243

(412) 276-7411
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3 stars
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May 17, 2014
Fantastic school! Mt Lebanon has one of the very best school districts in the state, and Hoover is the smallest of the elementary schools in the district with just 2 classes per grade, and a great (low) student-teacher ratio. It's just a great community.

- submitted by a parent
March 12, 2014
The new principal is doing a great job with Hoover. She is reinforcing all the skills that were loss by the past principal who was here. It is nice to have a more modern principal who is familiar with the new century ideas. Teachers and parents will still need to improve dramatically.

- submitted by a parent
January 06, 2014
I am happy that they are changing the principal here. The previous principal didn't seem like a nice person. Maybe Hoover can become a great school once again instead of falling far behind the rest like its done in the past years.

- submitted by a parent
December 06, 2013
For a school that borders Mount Lebanon and Upper St. Clair, it should have much higher school scores than it does. The teachers in the lower grades seem to have more talent than the upper grade teachers in this school- the kindergarten probably has the best overall routine. The principal stages to be nice, caring, and a good person . . . however, anyone can read someone who can't 'stage the best'- so I definitely don't trust this principal.

- submitted by a community member
June 04, 2013
There is alot tolike about this school. If you get the right teacher like anywhere you are golden. Some are tremendous; some are just OK and play the part early and late in the year. You have to push the envelope if your child is gifted as if not, they will be satisfied if the kid cruises by. They will respond when pushed and will work with you.

- submitted by a parent
May 18, 2013
I have 2 kids at Hoover, in 1st and 3rd grade - it's been excellent so far. They've had great teachers (I feel that my children are being very well educated and challenged as needed) and the principal is very approachable. The staff is nice, caring and attentive. The school is one of the smallest in the district, but the student body is fairly diverse. The community atmosphere is very warm, friendly and relaxed, with great parental involvement, support of academics, culture and sports.

- submitted by a parent
February 27, 2005
The entire staff is excellent...the PTO is great..the best parent involvement.

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August 10, 2003
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Hoover El School
37 Robb Hollow Rd, Pittsburgh, PA  15243
(412) 276-7411
Last modified Hoover El School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Hoover El School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 8 reviews. Top