In Our District

Feb
24

Join Us for a Virtual Town Hall about Yellow Status Shift

Please join Superintendent Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez for a Virtual Town Hall about our March 1 Shift to Yellow Status for Grades Prek – 9 In-school Learners. Learn more:  Weekly Update from the Superintendent – February 19, 2021   Aprende más: Actualización Semanal de la Superintendente – 19 de febrero del 2021

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Feb
19

Weekly Update from the Superintendent – February 19, 2021

Dear Families, Thank you for your commitment to your child’s education and continued partnership as we look ahead to spring. Following the original guidelines in our Return-to-Learn plan, and in consultation with the Hartford Health Department and based on guidance from state health officials, we have decided to shift back to Yellow status as of […]

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Feb
18

Listen to our Podcast with HPS Science Teacher Zuleyka Shaw

Please enjoy our latest podcast episode of Let’s Talk, Hartford Public Schools with Mr. Rich. This week, Mr. Rich sits down with Zuleyka Shaw, Science Teacher at Hartford Magnet Trinity College Academy and 2019 Teacher of the Year Finalist for an important discussion about teaching and learning in Hartford, Connecticut. You can also listen to […]

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Feb
18

Register Today! Black Lives Matter Workshop for Students in Grades 5-12

This Black History Month, ActUp Theater is hosting a workshop on Black Lives Matter for our Hartford families grades 5-12. And we are excited to have you join us on February 25th 2021 at 5:30 PM. All  grades 5 – 12 students and their parents and guardians are welcome to ACTIVATE! (Parental discretion advised for […]

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Feb
18

UPDATED: Free COVID-19 Testing Saturday, 2/20/21 & Week of 2/22/21

Click the READ MORE link below to see dates, times, and locations for the COVID-19 No-Charge Testing events that are occurring this week: Below are flyers for the COVID-19 No-Charge Testing events that are occurring tomorrow: Tomorrow, Saturday, February 20, 2021, 10 AM – 2 PM at Goodwin Park, 1130 Maple Avenue, Hartford Mobile Testing […]

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Feb
16

Seniors: Don’t Miss our Info Session about the Seal of Biliteracy

A FREE SESSION FOR ALL HPS SENIORS AND THEIR FAMILIES! Obtaining the SEAL OF BILITERACY Don’t miss it! Thursday, March 4, 2021 In English, Spanish & Portuguese 5:30 PM – 6:15 PM REGISTER TODAY! https://www.hartfordschools.org/rsvp-2 You will receive the event Zoom link on March 4, 2021 at 4:00 PM.    

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Feb
12

Weekly Update from the Superintendent

February 12, 2021 Dear Families, I hope you have had a safe and healthy week, and I am so grateful for your continued commitment to your child’s education. On Monday, February 15, all Hartford Public Schools are closed for the President’s Day holiday. Here are a few other important updates and reminders. <NEW> COVID-19 Cases […]

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Feb
12

Hartford Principal Leading Next Generation of ‘Movers and Shakers’

By SHARON JOHNSON  POSTED ON FEB 11, 2021 Channel 3 continues to celebrate Black History Month by honoring African Americans who are making a different in their community.   Principal Tayarisha Batchelor went from playing “school” with her dolls as a child in Hartford, to leading Rawson Steam School in Hartford. “When I think about teaching, [...]
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