In Our Schools

Nov
04

Superintendent Update – November 4, 2022

November 4, 2022 Dear Families, Thank you for your continued partnership. Please see the following update.  <NEW> Arts for Attendance Winners Announced The votes are in for this year’s Arts for Attendance Visual, Video, and Slogan Contest! More than 2,200 people voted for their favorite pieces demonstrating the importance of attending school every day. Congratulations […]

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Nov
04

S.A.N.D. School Launches Walking School Bus

On October 19, S.A.N.D. School launched its first-ever Walking School Bus as a pilot program to improve attendance. Members of the ACE  Team and the Village for Children and Families together walk a route through the SAND School neighborhood, picking up students along the way. School Bus team members belong to the school’s ACE (Attendance, […]

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Nov
03

Weaver Journalism & Media Students Produce a Personal Hartford Marathon Video Account

Students at Weaver High School’s Journalism and Media track produced a unique video reflection about the 2022 Hartford Marathon; told using a personal narrative style focused around Weaver senior, Lebron Marshall. The film was shot, edited, and finalized solely by the students. The student production was directed by Jamillia Johnson, written by Daisy Garriga, and […]

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Nov
02

Daisy Torres of Hartford Public Schools Named Recipient of the 2022 ALAS Scholarship Focused on Supporting Educational Leadership

$10,000 scholarship sponsored by Curriculum Associates will support Torres’s continuing education as she pursues her doctoral degree in educational leadership at the University of Connecticut  NORTH BILLERICA, Mass., Nov. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents (ALAS) recently named Daisy Torres as the recipient of the 2022 ALAS Scholarship sponsored by Curriculum Associates. Torres, who works […]

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Nov
01

Letitia Colon de Mejias Visits Hope Academy for Career Panel

Letitia Colon de Mejias visited Hope Academy as part of a career panel that the program held on October 18, 2022 to expose their students to multiple careers and different career paths. They invited Ms. Colon de Mejias who could share information about her roles as author and environmentalist.  Also present were a doula, aerospace […]

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Nov
01

Join Us for a Community Budget Forum & SGC Training about the 2023-2024 SY Budget

Select LanguageAlbanianAmharicArabicBengaliBosnianChinese (Simplified)CroatianDutchEnglishFrenchGermanGujaratiHindiIgboItalianJapaneseKannadaKoreanMalayalamMarathiMyanmar (Burmese)NepaliPashtoPolishPortugueseRussianSomaliSpanishSwahiliTamilTeluguTurkishUkrainianUrduVietnameseYoruba Please join Superintendent Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez and HPS Chief Financial Officer Phillip Penn for a Virtual Community Budget Forum on Thursday, November 10, 2022 from 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM. This event is for all HPS School Governance Council Members, Families and Community. Click here to register for the webinar, or you [...]
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Nov
01

Parent Teacher Conferences November 15 and 16!

Hartford Public Schools announces your Parent Teacher Conference schedule for the remainder of the 2022-2023 school year.  Teachers and schools will reach out to families to set up the appointments. However, families can also contact teachers to set up appointments for conferences. Prepare for parent/teacher conferences and orientation meetings here at the Parent-Teacher Conference Checklist. […]

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Oct
28

Superintendent Update – October 28, 2022

October 28, 2022 Dear Families, Thank you for your continued partnership. Please see the following update.  <NEW> Attendance Update Today is the last day for staff, students, and the community to vote for video/visual and slogan submissions for our 2nd Annual Arts for Attendance Visual, Video & Slogan Challenge! See all our students’ great creativity […]

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