In Our District

Nov
25

A Thanksgiving Message from Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez

Dear Families, Teachers, Staff, and Partners, I would like to express my gratitude for all you do for our beautiful and capable students. During these difficult times, together, we are rising to the challenge; ensuring that all our students are learning, connected, supported, and loved. To our dedicated teachers, administrators, and staff, you are crucial […]

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Nov
25

Join Us for a Learning Session about English Language Arts Grades K-5

Hartford Public Schools Family and School Partnerships presents a Family Learning Session about English Language Arts for Grades Kindergarten through 5th, on Thursday, December 3, 2020, in English from 6:30 PM – 7:15 PM and in Spanish from 7:30 PM – 8:15 PM. In advance of the sessions, please send any questions about ELA Grades K-5 […]

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Nov
25

Free Virtual Tutoring

November 18, 2020   Dear Families, We are excited to announce a new opportunity for students to receive extended support at home through free virtual tutoring provided by over 100 certified HPS teachers. Our Hartford Public Schools Tutoring Program offers academic support and homework help to all interested students and families. What is Tutoring?   […]

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Nov
25

Free COVID-19 Testing Saturday, November 28

Charter Oak Health Center’s NO CHARGE COVID-19 Testing on Saturday, November 28, 2020 at 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM at Templo Fe, 1901 Broad St, Hartford CT 06106.  

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Nov
24

Project-Based Learning at Bulkeley High School

Project-Based Learning – Am I What I Eat? Students in Ms. Henriques’ class thought they were going to learn about cells and plants. Some thought they were just growing some garlic. What they discovered was the incredible potential they had inside. What you’re seeing is a great example of Project-Based Learning.  “We start with the […]

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Nov
24

Update about Student Meals for Thanksgiving Week

November 19, 2020   Dear Families,   Next week, in anticipation of the Thanksgiving break, our Food and Nutrition Services team will distribute meals on Tuesday, November 24, only. On that day, meal bags will contain enough meals to cover five days.   As a reminder, now that Hartford Public Schools is operating in Orange […]

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Nov
23

SAND School Nurse Receives Additional Materials from DonorsChoose

NBC and Telemundo CT are proud to be Supporting Our Schools. This year may look a little different for a lot of students and teachers, but the need for supplies is still there. Shreeja Joshi is a nurse who works inside S.A.N.D. Elementary School in Hartford. Joshi is using her Donors Choose project to ensure […]

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Nov
20

Orange Status: Information Packet

November 18, 2020   Dear Families and Staff,   The health and safety of our students, teachers, and staff are our highest priorities. As of November 16, Hartford Public Schools is operating in Orange Status. Information regarding the different learning models and student supports has been posted to the district website and sent to families […]

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