Health and Safety

Jan
19

Hartford Public Schools and City Officials Discuss Plans and Offer Resources for Families Following Student Tragedy

HARTFORD, CONN. (January 19, 2022)  On Wednesday, Hartford Public Schools Superintendent Leslie Torres-Rodriguez and Mayor Luke Bronin, along with leadership of the Board of Education and the City Council, provided an overview of resources provided to date and still available to students, parents and the community of the Sport and Medical Sciences Academy (SMSA) following […]

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Jan
14

Important Message from the Superintendent: Student Medical Emergency at Sport and Medical Sciences Academy

January 13, 2022 Important Message from the Superintendent: Student Medical Emergency at Sport and Medical Sciences Academy   Dear Families and Staff,  It is with a heavy heart and deep concern for the health and safety of our students and staff that I inform you that today at approximately 10:30 AM a student at Sport […]

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Jan
14

Update: N95 and KN95 Masks for Students, N95 Masks for Staff

Update: N95 and KN95 Masks for Students, N95 Masks for Staff Dear Families, The health and safety of our students, teachers, and staff are our highest priorities. Schools are considered to be safe environments as long as we continue to adhere to our mitigation strategies. In response to the recent increase in COVID-19 cases throughout […]

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Jan
11

Join us for a Free Virtual Workshop for Families: Navigating Challenges Parents Face

Please join Effective School Solutions Wednesday, 1/19/22 at 7:00 PM for a free virtual event for all HPS families about Navigating Challenges Parents Face, facilitated by Zanetah Sasser. As students continue to be in a constant state of educational transition in response to the ever-changing safety needs of COVID-19, parents and caregivers are faced with the challenge […]

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Jan
07

Hartford No-Cost Vaccination Clinic and Test Kits Distribution Event Saturday, 1/8!

  Please join the City of Hartford and Hartford Public Schools for a free COVID-19 vaccination clinic AND COVID-19 test kit distribution event on Saturday, January 8, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM at Montessori Magnet School at Batchelder, 757 New Britain Avenue, Hartford.     Due to inclement weather, Hartford Public Schools’ Friday, […]

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Jan
07

Free Pfizer Vaccination Event for HPS Students Ages 5 and Above, Monday, 1/10/22

Please see the flyers below for a free Pfizer vaccination clinic for Hartford Public Schools students ages 5 and above at Global Communications Academy (85 Edwards Street, Hartford), Monday, January 10, 2022, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Vaccinations include: 1st and 2nd doses for ages 5 and above – Appointments strongly encouraged Booster shots – […]

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Jan
07

Superintendent Update – January 5, 2022

Superintendent Update – January 5, 2022 Dear Families and Staff, I wanted to express my deep gratitude for your partnership, support, and commitment to your child’s education. Please take a moment to review the following important information and let your school know if you have questions. <NEW>  Sudden Inclement Weather Event This morning we experienced […]

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Jan
03

Superintendent Update – December 31, 2021

Superintendent Update – December 31, 2021 Dear Families, I hope that you have all been enjoying your Winter Recess. As we prepare for all students and staff to return to full in-person learning on Monday, January 3, I wanted to provide you with some important health and safety updates. As a reminder, any shift to […]

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