In Our Schools

May
07

Join Us for a Virtual Town Hall about our New Three-Year Plan

Please join us as Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez presents a Community Conversation on our new Three-Year Plan for school years 2021 – 2024.  The virtual town hall takes place on Thursday, May 13 in English at 5:30 PM and in Spanish at 6:30 PM. You can submit questions in advance!  Click here! Watch the live-stream at: hartfordschools.org/TownHall Or […]

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May
07

Expanded Summer Programming: Registration Deadline 5/21/21!

HPS is offering free, expanded summer programming to students. Both academic and enrichment opportunities are available at 30 school sites across the district for the convenience of our families. In addition to grade-level academic support in reading, writing, math, science, and social-emotional learning, enrichment experiences include athletics, and music and art lessons. More details are […]

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May
07

Announcing Our 2022 Paraeducator of the Year

Hartford Public Schools is pleased to announce that Mr. Kevin Copeland of Kennelly School is our 2022 Paraeducator of the Year! On May 6, Mr. Copeland received a surprise visit from Superintendent Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez, Principal Cahill and may of his Kennelly colleagues to announce the great news. The Connecticut State Department of Education (CSDE) [...]
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May
07

Presenting Hartford Public Schools 2020-2021 Scholar- Athletes

Please give a big congratulations to all the Hartford Public Schools 2020-2021 Scholar- Athletes. It is a big honor and they are all extremely deserving of the recognition.   Bulkeley High School Amilya Williams Honore Munyaneza Capital Preparatory Magnet School Quincy Ferguson Anijah Hooker Classical Magnet School Reilly Fournier Matt Rivera HMTCA Sonya Parsons Jackson […]

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May
06

Announcing the “May You Be the Biggest Loser” Attendance Challenge!

Let’s have fun, get collaborative and compete ending the year strong.  May is a time to support culture and climate, add in the joy, work together as a school community and end the year with long lasting relationships. “May You Be the Biggest Loser” is a district-wide Attendance Challenge for all schools and students; everyone […]

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May
05

HPS Creates Robust Virtual College Fair for our Juniors & Seniors

The Class of 2021 and Class of 2022 attended the full-day HPS Virtual College Fair on Tuesday, April 27, 2021. Students received the link from their School Counsleors.  Families were able to join too!  HPS organized the Fair in partnership with Higher Heights Youth Empowerment Programs, Inc. & Career Beginnings. Offerings included: Class of 2021 Workshops It’s […]

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May
04

Don’t Miss Free Learning Sessions about the Library and Learning

HPS Family & School Partnerships presents 2 Family Learning Sessions about your public library and about helping children succeed academically on May 12 and May 20 at 5:30 PM. Discovering Your Child’s Hidden Talents A CONVERSATION WITH  MICHAEL HERRING President, Personal Safety & Educational Development Wednesday, May 12, 2021 5:30 PM Families can learn: 1) […]

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May
04

Honoring All Our HPS Teachers for National Teacher Appreciation Week and Day

Dear Families, Colleagues, and Partners, This week is National Teacher Appreciation Week and National Teacher Appreciation Day is on Tuesday, May 4. I am extremely grateful and pleased for this opportunity to thank our educators for the invaluable work they do every day ensuring the success of all our beautiful and capable students. To their […]

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