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Feb
27

Culinary, JMA & High School, Inc. National Honor Society Supports Children’s Hospital

On February 14, 2019, the National Honor Society Chapter for Culinary Arts Academy/Journalism and Media Academy/High School Inc. hosted a dress-down day for the high school students on Valentine Day in exchange for donating teddy bears to the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. The chapter collected over 100 teddy bears who were donnated to the hospital […]

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Feb
27

Sport & Medical Sciences Academy Students Raise Funds for International Rescue Committee

The students of the Marketing/Entrepreneurship class at SMSA raised funds for an organization that supports refugees the world over. Due to budget constraints, the students’ annual trip to NYC was cancelled and so the students decided to start a class business–they decided to sell pierogi for the holidays.  This 3 week sale netted a profit […]

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Feb
27

Birds of Prey Robotics Team FRC 181 in the News

The Robotics team FRC 181 (the Birds of Prey) created a robot in 2018 which was featured in an NBC Connecticut news story about the Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day event sponsored by Collins Aerospace at the CT Science Center on February 21, 2019. The robot was a huge hit and very engaging for […]

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Feb
27

Classical Magnet School Student Honored by Urban League of Greater Hartford

On February 21, 2019, Classical Magnet School student Petrina Robinson (’19) was honored by the Urban League of Greater Hartford at the 5th Annual Black History Celebration as the “Champion Youth Achiever”. See all the award winners at this link: http://www.ulgh.org/About/NewsEvents/CurrentEvents.aspx Petrina Robinson is a 17 year old student from St. Catherine, Jamaica. She lived […]

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Feb
27

Superintendent’s Greeting Card Design Contest Winners 2019

Please enjoy the beautful artwork of our 2019 Superintendent’s Greeting Cards Contest winners. (Use arrow-keys in lower left corner to turn the pages.)   (Use arrow-keys in lower left corner to turn the pages.)   Congratulations to all of our winners: Aaron Llactahuaman Grade 5 Kinsella Magnet School of Performing Arts Art Teacher- Renee Tavares […]

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Feb
27

UHSSE Sponsors Black History Month Culture Night

In celebration of Black History Month, the Black Student Union at University High School of Science and Engineering sponsored a Culture Night on Friday, February 22. The event featured food and music prepared by students representing a diverse group of backgrounds – Portuguese, Jamaican, Filipino, and Costa Rican cuisine were just a few of the […]

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Feb
27

Hartford Public High School Celebrates Black History Month

On February 25 and 27, 2019, students, teachers and leaders at Hartford Public High School celebrated Black History Month and African American History Month with special guests including Congresswoman Jahana Hayes, an American educator and politician who is the U.S. Representative for Connecticut’s 5th congressional district, Inventor and Internet Pioneer Andre Gray (inventor of the Ringtone […]

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Feb
27

Students Collaborate to Increase Access to Girls Who Code Clubs

On February 26 at 10:30AM, the students of Hartford Magnet Trinity College Academy visited Bulkeley High School for a Girls Who Code Recruiting event. The young ladies want to not only help open up the club at Bulkeley, but they would also like to invite the young ladies to help Girls Who Code Hartford open up […]

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