In Our Schools

Jun
01

Hartford Public Schools CDA of the Year

The winner of the first ever District Childhood Development Associate (CDA) of the Year Award for Hartford Public Schools was announced on Tuesday May 25, 2021. HFT VP, Corey Moses, CDA Union President, Jane Johnson, Early Childhood Coach, Carolyn Havrda and District Lead for Early Childhood, Stacey Youmatz announced the winner, Megan Buonfiglio, CDA at […]

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May
28

Hartford Public Schools Announces 2021 Teacher of the Year: Victoria Shears, Teacher at S.A.N.D Elementary School

(HARTFORD, CT - Thursday, May 27, 2021) – The winner of the 2021 Teacher of the Year Award for Hartford Public Schools was announced this evening in an event hosted by Hartford Public Schools at Weaver High School and live streamed on Youtube.  Superintendent Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez and 2020 Teacher of the Year Shakira Perez announced the [...]
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May
28

The Hartford Courant: Hartford Public Schools Announces 2021 Teacher of the Year

By JESSIKA HARKAY HARTFORD COURANT | MAY 27, 2021 AT 8:03 PM Tears filled the eyes of Victoria Shears once she took the stage at Weaver High School after she was announced as the Hartford Public Schools 2021 Teacher of the Year Thursday evening. “This year has shown us just how strong and resilient our Hartford students are. It […]

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May
21

Watch the 2021 Teacher of the Year Awards LIVE Thursday, 5/27/21 at 5:30 PM! 

After an intensive screening and interview process, Hartford Public School’s 2021 Teacher of the Year choice is down to three District Teacher of the Year Finalists.   A special district-wide committee selected Debra Bouldin, an elementary teacher at Sanchez School, Melissa Lesser, an art teacher at Bulkeley High School, and Victoria Shears, an elementary resource teacher […]

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May
21

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
14

HPS Issues Call to Action to Register Students for Summer Programs by May 21 Deadline

Hartford Public Schools Provides Update on Summer Programming and Enrichment, and Issues Call to Action to Register Students by May 21 Deadline On Friday, May 14, Hartford Public Schools provided an update on our free, expanded summer programming and enrichment opportunities for HPS students for all grades. Joined by Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin and Department [...]
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May
13

ICYMI: a Virtual Town Hall about our New Three-Year Plan

Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez presented a virtual Community Conversation on our new Three-Year Plan for School Years 2021 – 2024 on Thursday, May 13 in English and in Spanish. May 13, 2021: Community Conversation on our new Three-Year Plan for school years 2021 – 2024  in English   Watch all our Town Hall live-streams at: hartfordschools.org/TownHall To […]

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May
13

Announcing our New Three-Year Plan for 2021 – 2024

    Strategic Operating Plan Presentation Use the arrows to turn the page, or click here to download.     Strategic Operating Plan Presentation – SPANISH Use the arrows to turn the page, or click here to download.   DISTRICT MODEL FOR EXCELLENCE STRATEGIC OPERATING PLAN 2021 – 2024 Use the arrows to turn the page, or click […]

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