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Mar
04

National School Social Work Week

Dear Colleagues and Friends, March 6-12, 2022 is National School Social Work Week. On behalf of everyone at Hartford Public Schools, I would like to express our deepest appreciation for all that School Social Workers do to ensure the academic success and well-being of our students and families.  The year’s theme for National School Social […]

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Mar
04

Congratulations to our February Attendance Olympics Medalists!

Select LanguageAlbanianAmharicArabicBengaliBosnianChinese (Simplified)CroatianDutchEnglishFrenchGermanGujaratiHindiIgboItalianJapaneseKannadaKoreanMalayalamMarathiMyanmar (Burmese)NepaliPashtoPolishPortugueseRussianSomaliSpanishSwahiliTamilTeluguTurkishUkrainianUrduVietnameseYoruba During the month of February we ran two incentives to boost attendance, and awareness about why attendance matters all day, every day. The Attendance Olympics concluded on Monday, hitting our district goal of 86.8% attendance in February! It was a close race. Congratulations to our winners, Breakthrough Magnet North & Naylor [...]
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Mar
03

Capital Prep Students Earn CT State Monthly Award for FAFSA Completion

Each month, the Connecticut State Department of Education recognizes two schools for their month-to-month growth in FAFSA completion rates. On behalf of Commissioner Russell-Tucker, John Scianimanico, the Director of Special Projects for the Connecticut State Department of Education congratulates Capital Preparatory Magnet School for winning the February Monthly Award for FAFSA Completion! Capital Preparatory magnet School […]

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Mar
03

SENIORS! Register Now for your 1:1 FAFSA Workshop – NOW WITH $ INCENTIVE!

Hartford Public Schools College & Career Readiness and Family & Community Partnerships are offering one-on-one, 30-minute FAFSA coaching workshops from 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM on  Thursday, 3/3, Tuesday, 3/8 and Thursday, 3/10 at Weaver High School or at Hartford Public High School for 12th grade HPS students and their families so they can complete […]

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Mar
02

Free Event Sunday, 3/6/22: 10th Annual Commemoration of the Life of Roberto Clemente

Please join us for the 10th Annual Commemoration of the Life of Roberto Clemente, a free event to be held on Sunday, March 6, 2022 at 2:00 PM at Dunkin’ Donuts Park in Hartford, honoring the life of the baseball legend, civil rights activist and humanitarian. The event committee this year includes five students from […]

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Mar
02

Hartford Partners Kick-off Read Across America at Parkville Community School

Every year on March 2, dozens of volunteer readers donate their time and effort for Read Across America Day. This national event celebrates a diverse nation of readers by organizing volunteers to read to students in classrooms across the country. Parkville Community School Principal Ezzie Figueroa, Assistant Principal Erin Wilson-Ruff, school mascot the Parkville Panther, [...]
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Mar
02

United WE READ Challenge: How many minutes can you read this March?

Parents/Guardians, celebrate National Reading Month by joining the United WE READ Challenge!  March is National Reading Month! To encourage daily reading, Hartford Public Schools has partnered with the United Way and the Hartford Campaign for Grade-Level Reading who have created the United WE READ Challenge.  To participate, students will pledge to read for 20 minutes daily throughout the month of March.  Have children […]

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Mar
02

Superintendent Message about National Reading Month

March 1, 2022   Superintendent Message about National Reading Month   Dear Families, Colleagues, Partners, and Friends, March is National Reading Month, an opportunity to promote early literacy and language skills with our students. Increasing reading proficiency among our young learners is integral to Hartford Public Schools’ mission to prepare all our students for success […]

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