Shades Mountain Elementary sits atop Hoover's historic Shades Mountain and is conveniently accessible from I-65 and Highway 31.
Traveling I-65 North (toward Downtown Birmingham):
- Take the Alford Avenue exit, Exit 254
- Turn left onto Alford Avenue
- Turn left onto Sumpter Street (approximately 0.3 of a mile)
- At the 4-way Stop, school is on the right.