In Our District

Jun
02

NEW EPISODE! “Lets’ Talk HPS” PODCAST with Local 566 Union President John Walton

Please enjoy our latest podcast episode of Let’s Talk, Hartford Public Schools with Mr. Rich. Mr. Rich discusses education and life experiences in Hartford, Connecticut with Local 566 Union President (Facilities & Food Services) and Naylor School Custodian John Walton.     You can also listen to the 15-minute show previews at WQTQ on Saturdays at 12:30 […]

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Jun
02

ICYMI: A Town Hall Conversation about the State of our District

On Tuesday, May 31, 2022, Superintendent Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez presented a Town Hall conversation about the State of our District in English and in Spanish.  In case you missed it, you can watch the videos, explore the presentations and enjoy our State of the District 2022 videos in English and Spanish.   Watch our new [...]
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Jun
02

Celebrating Pride Month 2022

Celebrating Pride Month 2022 Dear Colleagues, Hartford Public Schools believes in promoting equity and creating a welcoming culture and nurturing climate for everyone in our community. June is Pride Month and, I would like to express the district’s support for all our LGBTQIA+ students, families, staff, and partners.  We know we have to continue to […]

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Jun
01

Rising 9th Graders! Get Ready for High School at Summer Bridge!

Starting high school next year?  What are you doing this summer? Come to SUMMER BRIDGE 2022 for All HPS Students Going into the 9th Grade for the 2022 – 2023 School Year: Have fun Make new friends See your middle school friends Check out your new high school Brush up on your Academics Get ready [...]
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May
27

Superintendent Update – May 27, 2022

May 27, 2022 Dear Families, Thank you for your partnership. Please see below some important news and updates. <NEW> Reflections on the Week I want to take a moment to reflect on what has been a difficult week for our students, families, staff, and our nation as a whole. The shooting at Robb Elementary School […]

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May
27

Hartford Public Schools Announces 2022 Teacher of the Year: Renee Sherriffs of Expeditionary Learning Academy at Moylan School

(HARTFORD, CT - Thursday, May 26, 2022) – Hartford Public Schools (HPS) is pleased to announce that our 2022 Teacher of the Year is Renee Sherriffs, a Special Education teacher at Expeditionary Learning Academy at Moylan School (ELAMS). The announcement was made at a ceremony tonight at Weaver High School. Earlier this year, 38 HPS schools [...]
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May
20

Superintendent Update – May 20, 2022

Superintendent Update – May 20, 2022 May 20, 2022 Dear Families, Thank you for your partnership. Please see below some important news and updates. <NEW> Hartford Public Schools Awards Connecticut Seal of Biliteracy to 114 Seniors Hartford Public Schools is proud to announce that 114 seniors have earned the Connecticut Seal of Biliteracy, a prestigious […]

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May
20

Hartford Public Schools Honors 114 Seal of Biliteracy Earners

On May 19, 2022, members of Hartford Public Schools Department of Services for Multilingual Learners, World & Dual Language Programs hosted a celebration of our 114 2022 Seal of Biliteracy earners. Hartford Public Schools has a diverse student population representing over 85 different language groups. Daisy Torres, Director of English Learner Services, World & Dual [...]
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