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List of Schools Named after Hoover

Hoover Schools
2009

Note:  The legal or official names of schools are not easily confirmed, and can change over time.  This list was compiled by checking official school websites, official school district websites, and third party sites.  When discrepancies were noted, priority was generally given to the name as listed on the school district website.

Schools named for Herbert Hoover (53)

California - 13
Herbert Hoover High School; Fresno, CA
Herbert Hoover High School; Glendale, CA
Herbert Hoover Elementary School; Indio, CA
Herbert Hoover Middle School; Lakewood, CA
Herbert Hoover Middle School; Merced, CA
Hoover Elementary School; Oakland, CA
Herbert Hoover Elementary School; Palo Alto, CA
Hoover Elementary School; Redwood City, CA
Herbert Hoover High School; San Diego, CA
Herbert Hoover Middle School; San Francisco, CA
Herbert Hoover Middle School; San Jose, CA
Herbert Hoover Academy; Santa Anna, CA
Hoover Elementary School; Stockton, CA

Florida - 1
Herbert C. Hoover Middle School; Indialantic, FL

Illinois - 2
Hoover Elementary School; Calumet City, IL
Herbert Hoover Elementary School; Schaumburg, IL

Iowa - 10
Herbert Hoover Elementary School; Bettendorf, IA
Hoover Elementary School; Cedar Rapids, IA
Hoover Elementary School; Council Bluffs, IA
Herbert Hoover High School; Des Moines, IA
Hoover Elementary School; Dubuque, IA
Herbert Hoover Elementary School; Iowa City, IA
Hoover Elementary School; Mason City, IA
Herbert Hoover Middle School; Sioux City, IA
Hoover Middle School; Waterloo, IA
Herbert Hoover Elementary School; West Branch, IA

Maryland - 1
Herbert Hoover Middle  School; Rockville, MD

Massachusetts - 1
Herbert Clark Hoover Elementary School; Melrose, MA

Michigan - 4
Hoover Elementary School; Hazel Park, MI
Hoover Elementary School; Lincoln Park, MI
Hoover Elementary School; Livonia, MI
Hoover Elementary School, Wayne, MI

Minnesota - 3
Hoover Elementary School; Coon Rapids, MN
Hoover Elementary School; North Mankato, MN
Herbert Hoover Elementary School; Rochester, MN

New Jersey - 2
Hoover Elementary School; Bergenfield, NJ
Herbert Hoover Middle School; Edison, NJ

New Mexico - 1
Hoover Middle School; Albuquerque, NM

New York - 2
Herbert Hoover Elementary School; Kenmore, NY
Herbert Hoover Middle School; Kenmore, NY

Oklahoma - 3
Hoover Elementary School; Bartlesville, OK
Hoover Elementary School; Enid, OK
Hoover Elementary School; Tulsa, OK

Oregon - 3
Hoover Elementary School; Corvallis, OR
Hoover Elementary School; Medford, OR
Hoover Elementary School; Salem, OR

Pennsylvania - 3
Hoover Elementary School; Camp Hill, PA
Herbert Hoover Elementary School; Langhorne, PA
Hoover Elementary School; Pittsburgh, PA (Mt. Lebanon School District)

Washington - 1
Herbert Elementary School; Yakima, WA

West Virginia - 1
Herbert Hoover High School; Clendenin, WV

Wisconsin - 2
Hoover Elementary School; Neenah, WI
Hoover Elementary School; New Berlin, WI

Schools no longer named for Herbert Hoover (5)

Hoover Elementary School, Davenport, IA
Closed in 1998.  The building is currently used for a Head Start and Early Childhood Education program called Children's Village at Hoover.
Herbert Hoover High School; Toledo, IA
Closed in 1968?  The building currently houses the Iowa Juvenile Home/State Training School for Girls.
Hoover Elementary School; Lawton, OK
Renamed Ridgecrest Elementary School in 2006 after the original building was renovated and expanded.
Hoover Middle School; Oklahoma City, OK
Closed 2006?  The building has been renovated and now houses Eisenhower Elementary School, which moved from its previous location.
Herbert Hoover Elementary School; Harrisburg, PA
Renamed in 2003 for Thomas W. Holtzman, Jr., a superintendent who died of cancer in 2001.

Schools named for Lou Henry Hoover (2)

Lou Henry Hoover Elementary School; Whittier, CA
Lou Henry Elementary School; Waterloo, IA

 


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