In Our Schools

Feb
04

Harlem Globetrotters and XL Center Bring T.E.A.M. Program to SAND School

Special thank to Zeus, the Harlem Globetrotters and the XL Center for edutaining our 3rd and 4th grade students at SAND School on Friday, January 31, 2020.  The students had fun and they learned about the “T.E.A.M. UP AT SCHOOL” program designed by the National Campaign to Stop Violence. The program is presented in order to provide students with […]

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Feb
04

University High Track Brings Home Top Trophy at CRAL Championships

On Sunday, February 1, 2020, the University High School of Science and Engineering Indoor Track team excelled at the Capital Region Athletic League (CRAL) Championships over the other teams in the conference:  Parish Hill, Academy of Aerospace and Engineering, Academy of Science and Innovation, Civic Leadership High School, and the Metropolitan Learning Center.     The […]

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Jan
29

ActUp Theater Presents “The Stand”

TIME :3:00PM & 6:30PM LOCATION: WEAVER HIGH SCHOOL BLACK BOX THEATER 415 GRANBY ST, HARTFORD, CT 06112 When you see injustice… STAND! When you feel like you can’t go on… STAND! When others say you cannot… STAND! When others will not… prove them wrong & STAND! Become a part of the movement to #changetheculture with […]

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Jan
28

Vote for Bulkeley HS Athlete Nominated for Courant Athlete of the Week; Classical Magnet Athlete Wins!

Outstanding high school sports performances are on display every week in Connecticut. To honor those athletes, each week the Hartford Courant sports staff will nominate three boys and three girls from local schools as CT Varsity Athlete of the Week finalists. Vote for this week’s finalist Bulkeley Bulldog below: Kobe Williams of Bulkeley High School […]

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Jan
23

Students who Attend Today Achieve Tomorrow

Attendance data from the first quarter of 2019-2020 reveals that Chronic Absenteeism at Hartford Public Schools has been reduced by 5.4% compared to the same period last year. The greatest improvement was in Kindergarten, and in the 6th grade, Chronic Absenteeism was at an all-time low. Some additional highlights to celebrate: 1,081 fewer students are chronically […]

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Jan
22

Family Meetings & Open Houses for 2019-2020 SY School Transitions

To make the transition easier for families whose students are in schools that are transitioning as part of the District Model for Excellence improvement plan, we are announcing upcoming Family Information Nights at your current school and Open Houses at your new home school. For Family Information Nights, refreshments, translation services, and childcare for children […]

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Jan
22

98 Weston Street McDonald’s Family Donates to our Schools

Thank you to the Facey family and everyone at the 98 Weston Street McDonald’s Restaurant for donating $750 to  three of our schools: Wish Museum School, Milner Middle School, and to SAND School! As a part of the restaurant’s grand re-opening ceremony on January 14, 2020, the new owner of the franchise, Mr. Facey and […]

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Jan
22

SAND School Celebrates “Read to a Child” Volunteer Appreciation Week.

S.A.N.D. Elementary School Vice-Principal Courtney McCoy (center) joins 4th grader Jadiel T. and his Read to a Child volunteer Tom Baxter of the Yard Goats to celebrate Read to a Child Volunteer Appreciation Week. Read to a Child® offers a program designed to make volunteering easy: the Lunchtime Reading Program. One day a week, it […]

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