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Boundless – A New Model for Urban Learning

  Join us on Monday, December 14 at 10:00 a.m. for the launch of Boundless! Please see below for more details. You may download the flyer by clicking HERE.

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Pathways Academy of Technology and Design Hosts Weekend Hackathon for Middle School Girls

Hartford area girls, from the city and the suburbs, gathered at the region’s premier information technology high school for a free day of computer coding and prizes, including Lenovo laptop computers. On Saturday, Dec. 5th, at 8:30 a.m., Pathways Academy of Technology and Design, recognized in 2014 by the Magnet Schools of America as the […]

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Even The Score: Examining the New SAT, Equity and College Readiness

Please join us on December 16th at 5:30 pm at Bulkeley High School, 300 Wethersfield Avenue for “Even The Score: Examining the New SAT, Equity and College Readiness.” Learn about connecting your student to scholarships, college admissions help, and tools for college success.  In partnership with Hartford Public Schools, The College Board, and The Greater […]

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Get Ready for College and Career Success

  College and Career Awareness Month 2015 – Mes de Concientización Sobre la Preparacion Universitaria y Profesional 2015   Get Ready for College & Career Success!   ¡Prepararse para el Éxito Universitario y Profesional!   Saturday, October 24, 2015 Breakfast: 9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Conversation: 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Global Communications Academy, 85 Edwards […]

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Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Launches Online Directory Listing Scholarships Available to Area Students

An online directory of college scholarships available to students in Greater Hartford is now available at http://www.hfpg.org/scholarships, the website of the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving.  The directory includes information on scholarships available from organizations throughout the region as well as more than 100 scholarships awarded by the Hartford Foundation. Most are for graduating high […]

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New Health Screenings Guidelines

  New Health Screenings Guidelines – Nuevas directrices para exámenes de salud   There has been a recent change in legislation regarding the state-mandated annual health screenings. Please check HERE to view the new guidelines.   Ha habido un cambio reciente en la legislación relacionada a los exámenes de salud anuales exigidos por el estado. Por […]

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Wethersfield Congregations Team up to “Radiate” Love for Hartford Schools

  Wethersfield Congregations Team up to “Radiate” Love for Hartford Schools   RELEASE DATE: August 11, 2015   Contact: Rev. Tom Walsh, 860-558-1672   Paul Marks, 860-841-7148   Burt Johnson, 860-398-0533   Two schools in Hartford’s North End will get a facelift inside and out on Labor Day weekend through the efforts of four Wethersfield […]

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Hartford Public Schools Shines on WNPR’s “This American Life”

Below is a link to the August 7, 2015 episode of the National Public Radio Show, "This American Life". This particular program extols our district's unique efforts to diversify its student population under the Sheff Agreement, as a model for the rest of the country. Enjoy. http://m.thisamericanlife.org/radio-archives/episode/563/the-problem-we-all-live-with-part-two?act=0#act-0 (Just click the red X in the upper-right […]

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