Hoover New Families

What to pack: water bottle, extra mask, hand sanitizer, hat, healthy snack(principal and teachers emphasize very important) and lunch (if your kids don’t like the school lunch menu) 

* No need to purchase school supplies, as we have included that amount in our suggested donations of $250 per student to Hoover PTA to cover annual supplies, programs and events costs. (details here) 

Stay connected: Please register on Konstella when you receive an invitation from PTA administration Anita Tam. (please encourage your spouse to do so too.) It’s a platform for families to easily connect to other parents and the whole community. PTA and Room parents make announcements there too.  Please download the app so you will be able to stay connected.

School Map: here is a map with a marked drive through route. kinder drop off only for kinder families. Other grade kids need to drive through and drop off at the designated area near the front gate. Parents are encouraged to park in the neighborhood or Mitchell park to walk to school to decrease traffic around campus. 

COVID Safety: Every Thur there is an optional Covid test onsite at Hoover. Parents need to fill the online form sent out by the front office in advance if you would like your child to participate. Students are required to wear masks both indoors and outdoors. Parents need to upload proof of COVID vaccinations to volunteer on campus.

Volunteering : There are many volunteer opportunities, from traffic guard (20mins/ each time), library helper, lunch supervision (1hr/ each time), PTA event/activity helpers….sign up to volunteer a job on Konstella according to your capacity and you will be happy to know more about your child’s school. Volunteering will give you a chance to help our school and meet other helpful parents! For questions about volunteering reach out to hhooverpta@gmail.com

If you are going to volunteer inside the campus, you will need to require to follow PAUSD procedure: 

  1. Only vaccinated volunteers should complete the following form. If a person is not vaccinated, they are not eligible to volunteer.
  2. An image or photo of your vaccination card must be submitted.
  3. Visit this link to submit proof of vaccination: Volunteer Vaccination Status Form

Hoover PTA website

Hoover PTA 2021-2022 welcome packet