Located in Miami, Oliver Hoover Elementary School serves more than 1,000 students in prekindergarten through fifth grade. The school began as a portable school in 1982. It is one of the first schools to establish school-based managed or shared decision processes. Oliver Hoover Elementary School has been the recipient of the Golden School award for nine consecutive years. The school has also been recognized twice as one of the top performing elementary schools in Dade County. It has a library that houses general reference materials, magazines, dictionaries, biographies and atlases. The school s child care program provides a safe and nurturing environment. Oliver Hoover Elementary School is a part of Miami-Dade County Public Schools.