In Our District

Jan
19

Hartford Public Schools and City Officials Discuss Plans and Offer Resources for Families Following Student Tragedy

HARTFORD, CONN. (January 19, 2022)  On Wednesday, Hartford Public Schools Superintendent Leslie Torres-Rodriguez and Mayor Luke Bronin, along with leadership of the Board of Education and the City Council, provided an overview of resources provided to date and still available to students, parents and the community of the Sport and Medical Sciences Academy (SMSA) following […]

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Jan
14

Winter Athletics Highlights 1/14/22

We are proud of our HPS Athletes.  Enjoy some of our latest highlights below. You can find all our CIAC sports schedules and scores on our HPS Athletics webpage!  Scroll down to see all sports by season and by school!   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by @weaver_athletics The Hawks defeated [...]
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Jan
14

Important Message from the Superintendent: Student Medical Emergency at Sport and Medical Sciences Academy

January 13, 2022 Important Message from the Superintendent: Student Medical Emergency at Sport and Medical Sciences Academy   Dear Families and Staff,  It is with a heavy heart and deep concern for the health and safety of our students and staff that I inform you that today at approximately 10:30 AM a student at Sport […]

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Jan
14

Update: N95 and KN95 Masks for Students, N95 Masks for Staff

Update: N95 and KN95 Masks for Students, N95 Masks for Staff Dear Families, The health and safety of our students, teachers, and staff are our highest priorities. Schools are considered to be safe environments as long as we continue to adhere to our mitigation strategies. In response to the recent increase in COVID-19 cases throughout […]

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Jan
12

Hartford Earns “Best Community Celebration” Award for 2021 Read for the Record Event

Hartford Public Schools, Hartford Public Library, and United Way of Central and Northeastern Connecticut were selected by Jump Start as having the “Best Community Celebration” during the 2021 Read for the Record® event! On October 28, 2021, Hartford Public School Superintendent Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez and Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin joined community and city leaders in [...]
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Jan
11

NEW INFORMATION! Register for Free Saturday Academy for Grades K-12

Free Saturday Programming for all Hartford Public Schools Students in Grades K – 12. 16 Saturdays from 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM over the course of the school year  Saturday Academy Dates Starting December 4, 2021 16 Saturdays Month Date 1 Date 2 Date 3 December December 4th December 11th December 18th January January 22nd January […]

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Jan
10

Delay on Tuesday, January 11, Due to Extreme Cold Temperatures

Dear Families and Staff, Out of an abundance of caution for our students, families, and staff, all Hartford Public Schools will have a 2-hour delay on Tuesday, January 11. The very low temperatures, combined with the wind chill, could be dangerous in the early morning hours. Hartford Public Schools’ students are transported from 82 surrounding […]

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Jan
07

NEW EPISODE! “Lets’ Talk HPS” PODCAST with Mr. Rich: Principal Kesha Ryan

Please enjoy our latest podcast episodes of Let’s Talk, Hartford Public Schools with Mr. Rich. Mr. Rich discusses educational and life experiences in Hartford, Connecticut with the ebullient Principal of Fred D. Wish Museum School, Kesha Ryan who grew up in Hartford attending Naylor School and Weaver High School.     You can also listen to […]

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