AWARD-WINNING SCHOOLS

We are proud to have award winning schools, including Breakthrough Magnet School, awarded best magnet school in America in 2015.

WHY CHOOSE HPS

Our schools offer the most diverse themed options in the Greater Hartford Region, focusing on science, technology, engineering, law, social justice, performing arts and more.

HARTFORD PROMISE

Hartford Promise is a large scale College Scholarship Fund and College Success Program that provides students the financial resources, support services, and key relationships that lead to college success.

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District Schools

Parents should note that choosing an out-of-zone school may affect availability of school transportation. This program is administered by Hartford Public Schools.

Magnet Schools

There are magnet schools in each school zone. While the majority of students are from Hartford, this program is open to students from the Greater Hartford region.

School Choice Process

The most important thing to understand about school choice in Hartford is that all the participating schools are tuition free public schools with open enrollment.

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Academic Excellence

At Hartford Public Schools we are committed to ensuring every one of our students thrive and that each of our schools are high performing.

Parents Are Involved

The Hartford Public Schools offers a remarkable array of free-to-families schools within our system; each school has its own School Governance Council to help support its specific area of focus.  Learn more.

Families from near and far choose Hartford.

 

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