Announcements

Jan
28

Statement from the Superintendent: The Tragic Death of Tyre Nichols

I care deeply about our students, staff, and families. The videos and images showing the savage beating of Tyre Nichols at the hands of five police officers are agonizing. These images yet again are a piercing reminder of our country’s unhealed wounds and our continued struggle for racial and social justice. They are a stark […]

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Jan
27

Superintendent Update – January 27, 2023

January 27, 2023 Dear Families, Thank you for your continued partnership. Please see below for some updates from Hartford Public Schools. <NEW> Celebrating Lunar New Year This week, we celebrate the Lunar New Year, or Chinese New Year. It is a holiday centered around welcoming in positive thoughts and actions for a fruitful year ahead. […]

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Jan
27

Breakthrough Students Participating in 2-4-1 Top Self Sports

Breakthrough Magnet School South and Breakthrough Magnet School North are finding new ways to engage students outside of the classroom. Both schools are participating in the 2-4-1 Top Self Sports, a school-based physical literacy development program. The goal of the program is to teach behavioral, cognitive, and social skills through sports and activities. The program, [...]
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Jan
27

Hartford Public High School “Grub Pub” Opens

Hartford Public High School celebrated the grand opening of its on-campus food pantry, the "HPHS Grub Pub." The pantry, located near the auditorium, will provide nutritious options and basic necessities to students and their families. At a ribbon cutting on January 26, Stop & Shop presented a check for a $20,000 donation to help with [...]
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Jan
27

Hartford Public Schools 9th Annual Education EXPO!

Find where you fit at Hartford Public Schools! The 9th Annual HPS Education EXPO takes place Saturday, January 28 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Sport and Medical Sciences Academy, 280 Huyshope Avenue in Hartford.  Families and community members will have the opportunity to: EXPLORE our unique school options and LEARN about the school […]

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Jan
27

Register for Free Saturday Academy for Grades K-12

Hartford Public Schools Saturday Academy is an extended learning opportunity that provides all (Magnet and District) K-12 students with enrichment activities as well as academic support in reading and math in partnership with our Community Based Organizations. Programming for each Saturday will be from 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM and includes breakfast and lunch. Saturday Academy […]

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Jan
26

Grandma Classie Recognized by Big Brothers Big Sisters

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Connecticut has chosen MD Fox volunteer, Classie Sanders, as the Foster Grandparent of the Year! The Foster Grandparent program pairs Connecticut schools with compassionate and experienced mentors who provide classroom support. Their roles include assisting with classwork, reinforcing behavioral lessons, and serving as another trusted adult in the classroom. Classie […]

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Jan
26

Join us at the F.A.C.E.S. Community Conversation for Families!

F.A.C.E.S is a new parent group, led by parents! We are hoping to increase parent engagement to hear more voices to enhance students’ experiences! Please join us for a Community Conversation on February 2, 2023 at 5:00-6:30pm at S.A.N.D. School located at 1750 Main  Street, Hartford. Food, Spanish translation, and childcare will be provided! REGISTER HERE! […]

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