In Our Schools

Apr
05

We Love Our Libraries!

National Library Week (April 3 – 9, 2022) is a time to celebrate the contributions of our nation’s libraries and library workers and to promote library use and support. From free access to books and online resources for families to library business centers that help support entrepreneurship and retraining, libraries offer opportunity to all. The [...]
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Apr
05

Announcing our March Madness GOLDEN BASKETBALL Attendance Challenge Champions!!

Select LanguageAlbanianAmharicArabicBengaliBosnianChinese (Simplified)CroatianDutchEnglishFrenchGermanGujaratiHindiIgboItalianJapaneseKannadaKoreanMalayalamMarathiMyanmar (Burmese)NepaliPashtoPolishPortugueseRussianSomaliSpanishSwahiliTamilTeluguTurkishUkrainianUrduVietnameseYoruba Our students slam-dunked school attendance in our 2022 March Madness GOLDEN BASKETBALL Attendance Challenge! The March Madness competition is edging into April with several consolation round games left to go.  However, we are announcing our Champions! Announcing our Champions!  (3/28 - 4/1/22) 1st Place Winners: ESM vs. Renzulli- Renzulli Gifted and Talented [...]
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Apr
05

NEW EPISODE! “Let’s Talk HPS” PODCAST with Students, Jenascia and Connor

Please enjoy our latest podcast episode of Let’s Talk, Hartford Public Schools with Mr. Rich. Mr. Rich discusses educational and life experiences in Hartford, Connecticut with two of our seniors, Jenascia from Pathways Academy of Technology and Design and Connor of University High School of Science and Technology.   You can also listen to the […]

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Apr
01

Superintendent Update – April 1, 2022

April 1, 2022 Dear Families, Thank you for your partnership. Please see below some important news and updates. <NEW> Celebration of Ramadan begins the Evening of April 1 Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar and is the most sacred period of the year for Muslim people. During these weeks, people who adhere […]

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Apr
01

Announcing Week-3 Winners of the March Madness GOLDEN BASKETBALL Attendance Challenge!

Select LanguageAlbanianAmharicArabicBengaliBosnianChinese (Simplified)CroatianDutchEnglishFrenchGermanGujaratiHindiIgboItalianJapaneseKannadaKoreanMalayalamMarathiMyanmar (Burmese)NepaliPashtoPolishPortugueseRussianSomaliSpanishSwahiliTamilTeluguTurkishUkrainianUrduVietnameseYoruba Our students are slam-dunking school attendance in our 2022 March Madness GOLDEN BASKETBALL Attendance Challenge! Announcing our Week-2 Winners!  (3/21 - 3/25/22) Main Round Team 1 vs. Team 2 Winner ESM vs. Fisher STEM ESM by .1% Webster vs. Renzulli Renzulli Parkville vs. Global Parkville MM@Batchelder vs. Kinsella Kinsella SMSA vs. [...]
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Apr
01

Hartford is Hiring!

Hartford Public Schools’ Open House for Non-Certified Staff: Paraeducators, School Security, Custodians, Food Services, Substitute Teachers, Student Engagement Specialists, & Behavior Technicians Wednesday April 6th, 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Virtual: Zoom Link Sent after Registration Are you committed to urban education and believe that every child has the ability to learn? Are you passionate about equity […]

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Mar
31

International Transgender Day of Visibility

Dear Families and Students, Thursday, March 31, 2022 is International Transgender Day of Visibility.  I want to talk with you about the importance of supporting and celebrating all members of our HPS community. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning (LGBTQ+) students are a marginalized group in need of support, respect and understanding.  CDC data […]

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Mar
30

Burns School Presents A Celebration of Reading

Burns Latino Studies Academy was tops in United Way's UNITED WE READ March Reading Challenge, and they celebrated in a big way on March 30, 2022 with a dress-down day, visits from the iReady mascot, Snargg, the Yardgoats mascot, ChewChew, and Hartford Public Library's Library on Wheels. Ms. Hernandez' 2nd Grade class has fun with [...]
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