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Oct
15

Join Us for a Virtual Training Session about School Governance Councils Roles and Responsibilities

Hartford Public Schools Family & Community Partnerships invites you to  a virtual learning session for School Governance Council (SGC) members and all HPS Families, about SGC ROLES, RESPONSIBILITIES AND THE PRINCIPAL HIRING PROCESS. THURSDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2021 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM This will be a  Virtual Training Session for Parent Leaders Featuring Robert Rader, […]

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Oct
14

Hartford Public Library & Brainfuse Offer Free Online Tutoring to All HPS Students Grades K – 12

In partnership with Hartford Public Library, Brainfuse brings tutoring from HelpNow to all Hartford Public Schools students in grades K – 12.  Brainfuse HelpNow offers free, live, online tutoring that is available every day from 2:00 PM – 11:00 PM.  All communication is chat messaging-based only; no live video. See how easy, intuitive and engaging Brainfuse […]

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Oct
14

October 18-22 Is National School Bus Safety Week 2021!

Held during the third full week of October each year, National School Bus Safety Week is an active and evolving public education program and an excellent way for parents, students, teachers, motorists, school bus operators, school administrators, and other interested parties – to join forces and address the importance of school bus safety. Designed to […]

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Oct
14

Our DIP DAYS Attendance Incentive Winners Plus Perfect Attendance Parties!

Select LanguageAlbanianAmharicArabicBengaliBosnianChinese (Simplified)CroatianDutchEnglishFrenchGermanGujaratiHindiIgboItalianJapaneseKannadaKoreanMalayalamMarathiMyanmar (Burmese)NepaliPashtoPolishPortugueseRussianSomaliSpanishSwahiliTamilTeluguTurkishUkrainianUrduVietnameseYoruba Hartford Public Schools has been so excited to welcome back all our students for the 2021-2022 school year. Our schools hosted a special Attendance Incentive called the DIP DAYS CHALLENGE around the Indigenous Peoples Day holiday weekend offering incentives and contests to encourage students to come to school every day. (Dip Days [...]
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Oct
13

ICYMI: A Virtual Learning Session about Homelessness and Education

Select LanguageAlbanianAmharicArabicBengaliBosnianChinese (Simplified)CroatianDutchEnglishFrenchGermanGujaratiHindiIgboItalianJapaneseKannadaKoreanMalayalamMarathiMyanmar (Burmese)NepaliPashtoPolishPortugueseRussianSomaliSpanishSwahiliTamilTeluguTurkishUkrainianUrduVietnameseYoruba On Wednesday, October 13, 2021, Hartford Public Schools Family & School Partnerships and The Welcome Center presented a free, virtual Learning Session for all Hartford Public Schools Families called, Let’s Talk about Homelessness and Education  in English with simultaneous Spanish interpretation. In this Instructional Session about Homelessness and Education, families learned […]

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Oct
13

Environmental Sciences Magnet School Celebrates CT Grown for CT Kids Week

CT Grown for CT Kids Week is an annual event happening every October in Connecticut. This week aims to celebrate and support local agriculture, public education and our community commitment to the importance of healthy nutritious meals in schools. Each year, legislators, food service directors, farmers and students gather together through farm to school activities and consumption of local products. The students [...]
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Oct
13

Free Help for Finding Financial Aid for College

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) The 2022-23 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) is now open for applications.  Students who plan to attend college between July 1, 2022, and June 30, 2023 should complete the FAFSA as soon as possible.  To assist students and parents in the process, the Department’s Federal Student […]

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Oct
13

HartfordDecide$ Tree Planting on Saturday 10/16 at SAND School Needs You!

Join Hartford Decide$, Hartford Public Schools, and KNOX in planting trees at S.A.N.D. School at 10:00 AM on Saturday, October 16 for  a Volunteer Tree Planting. SAND School is located at 1750 Main Street in Hartford, CT. The tree planting  takes place at 10:00 AM with a celebration ensuing at 12:30 PM. This project, was […]

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