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Hoover Math and Science Academy
315 N. Springinsguth Road
Schaumburg, IL 60194

Principal: John Schmelzer
Assistant Principal: Megan Ankrom

Phone: (847)357-5800
Fax: (847) 357-5801
Absentee Line: (847) 357-5802


Regular School Days K-6: 8:40 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday)

Early Release Wednesdays: 8:40 a.m.- 2:30 p.m.

Half Days: 8:40 a.m.- 11:40 a.m.


Hoover serves approximately 710 students in kindergarten through sixth grade. The success of our students is directly related to the dedication of our staff to teaching and learning, as well as to the incredible parental support and involvement at Hoover.

Our staff focuses on differentiating instruction, promoting literacy through all subject areas, incorporating technology into instruction, and supporting and encouraging respect among all students.

The Hoover School community is linked through the commitment of our staff, PTA members, parents, students and local community members to support student learning in order to ensure student success.


Mission Statement:

Hoover Math and Science Academy will develop critical thinkers who are resourceful, reflective and compassionate members of a diverse society.


We envision Hoover Math and Science Academy as an exemplary elementary school where:

  • Student learning is inquiry based
  • Academic acceleration is embedded in all subject areas
  • Community and family partnerships enhance student opportunities
  • 21st century technology is integrated into student learning
  • Students are leaders



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We know that our school is the best school.

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Mascot:   Herbie Hawk

Colors:    Royal blue and white