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Sep
09

Our First Week Attendance Challenge Winners!

September is Attendance Awareness Month. We are so proud of all our students and staff who are showing up each day and we’re excited to announce that last week, our districtwide attendance was four percentage points higher than the first week of the 2021-2022 school year! A special shout-out to our First Week Attendance Challenge […]

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Sep
09

HPS Open House for Substitute Teachers and Paraeducators

Join our virtual Open House on Tuesday, September 13th at 4:00 PM to learn about the fulfilling career opportunities as Substitute Teachers and Paraeducators with Hartford Public Schools.  Register here!   #representHPS #weareHPS Register here!  

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Sep
08

NEW DEADLINE: Positive Youth Development’s Pitch Competition for ages 14 – 25

Calling all youth and young adults! We invite you to submit your idea for a service, support or opportunity that will help young people thrive and reach their full potential. Participants may submit a 90 second video as well as supporting visuals for their idea! The ideas cannot exceed $5,000 and can be submitted individually […]

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Sep
07

Our School-based Health Centers and Dental Clinics

Although we will not be your child’s primary care provider, we offer many services to your child during the school day so there is no need for your child to leave school and miss classes. A clinic consent form must be signed by a parent or guardian before your child can receive services. Consent forms […]

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Sep
07

Celebrating Assistant Principal Richard Tomkowit Jr. as Yardgoats’ Educator of the Game!

The Hartford Yard Goats and Capital City Education Alliance recognized Richard Tomkowit Jr., Assistant Principal at Wish  Museum School, as the Educator of the Game on Thursday, September 8, 2022! Mr. Tomkowit was recognized on-field and on the outfield video board during the pre-game ceremonies and threw the ceremonial first pitch.  We are so proud […]

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Sep
06

Charter Oak Cultural Center’s Free Fall 2022 Programs for Youth

Please see the flyers below about Charter Oak’s Free Fall 2022 programming for students. As always, their classes are completely free of charge. The QR code will take you directly to the online registration form. Most of the programming is in person, although they do offer a few virtual options in the evenings.   For […]

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Sep
05

Free, Walk-up COVID-19 Testing & Vaccination Clinics

See all the free, walk-up COVID-19 testing and vaccinations available this month in Hartford. VACCINATION EVENTS Use el botón de la flecha en la esquina inferior izquierda para pasar a la página 2 y ver el folleto en español. Use the arrow key button in bottom left corner to turn to page 2 to see […]

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Sep
02

Superintendent Update – September 2, 2022

September 2, 2022 Dear Families, Welcome back to Hartford Public Schools! Thank you for your partnership as we begin the 2022-2023 school year together. Please see below some important news and updates. <NEW> The First Week of School at HPS!   School started on Monday, beginning a wonderful week welcoming our incredible staff and beautiful and […]

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