In Our Schools

Oct
13

Free Help for Finding Financial Aid for College

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) The 2022-23 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) is now open for applications.  Students who plan to attend college between July 1, 2022, and June 30, 2023 should complete the FAFSA as soon as possible.  To assist students and parents in the process, the Department’s Federal Student […]

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Oct
13

HartfordDecide$ Tree Planting on Saturday 10/16 at SAND School Needs You!

Join Hartford Decide$, Hartford Public Schools, and KNOX in planting trees at S.A.N.D. School at 10:00 AM on Saturday, October 16 for  a Volunteer Tree Planting. SAND School is located at 1750 Main Street in Hartford, CT. The tree planting  takes place at 10:00 AM with a celebration ensuing at 12:30 PM. This project, was […]

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Oct
11

Free, Walk-up COVID-19 Testing & Vaccinations for October and November

See all the free, walk-up COVID-19 testing and vaccinations available this month in Hartford. Use el botón de la flecha en la esquina inferior izquierda para pasar a la página 2 y ver el folleto en español. Use the arrow key button in bottom left corner to turn to page 2 to see brochure in […]

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Oct
10

Join us for a Virtual Discussion about Homelessness and Education

Hartford Public Schools Family & School Partnerships and The Welcome Center present a FREE, VIRTUAL Learning Session for all Hartford Public Schools Families called, Let’s Talk about Homelessness and Education on Wednesday, October 13, 2021 from 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM in English with simultaneous Spanish interpretation. In this Instructional Session about Homelessness and Education, […]

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Oct
08

DIP DAYS Incentive! Attend All Day Every Day Around this Holiday Weekend and Win Prizes!

Hartford Public Schools has been so excited to welcome back all our students for the 2021-2022 school year. Are you planning a family trip for the holidays? As you think about your arrangements, we want to stress the importance of sending your child to school every day possible. Every year, absences spike in the weeks […]

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Oct
08

Important PSAT/SAT Testing Information for Grades 9 – 12

October 1, 2021 Dear Families, I am writing to make you aware of the College Board PSAT/ SAT testing that is highly relevant to your child’s college and career planning.   Hartford Public Schools will be administering the SAT School Day, PSAT/NMSQT, and the PSAT 8/9. Each high school has established its own testing schedule and […]

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Oct
07

HPHS Students Share How Hope Academy Helps Them Stay On Track for Graduation

Hope Academy at the Boys and Girls Club is a program for students at Hartford Public High School who need support in staying on track for graduation. Through smaller class sizes of no more than 10-15 students, working alongside a dedicated staff of ELA, math, science, and social studies teachers sharing engaging, project-based learning, and [...]
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Oct
07

Community Members Provide 150 Bicycles for HPS Student Attendance/PBIS Prizes

Riding a bicycle is a skill that contributes to a sense of independence and self-esteem while supporting a healthy lifestyle. John Ellis and Telford Myer, members of the Independent United Order of Mechanics Western Hemisphere, LLC, a fraternal organization that promotes charity and benevolence, collaborated with HPS Retiree John Perkins, our Family and Community Partnerships [...]
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