In Our Schools

Jun
17

Hartford students — fluent in American Sign Language and Ukranian — among those honored with bilingual certification

By Ted Glanzer, Hartford Courant, Jun 12, 2022 at 6:00 am Hartford — Nicole Tirado and Mark Rokycky may be graduating from two different Hartford high schools this week, but they share a lot in common. Both are headed to UConn this fall, with Tirado, the salutatorian of Weaver High’s Class of 2022, set to […]

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Jun
15

Bulkeley 2022 Graduates Leave Legacy of Senior Mural

A senior mural, Tree of Life, was created by and for students graduating from Bulkeley High School’s Class of 2022. Both graduating students and well-wishing adults signed the tree as a message of hope for the future and a sharing of a positive school culture and climate. The mural is located on the wall next […]

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Jun
15

Announcing our Attendance Homerun Derby Winner!

Select LanguageAlbanianAmharicArabicBengaliBosnianChinese (Simplified)CroatianDutchEnglishFrenchGermanGujaratiHindiIgboItalianJapaneseKannadaKoreanMalayalamMarathiMyanmar (Burmese)NepaliPashtoPolishPortugueseRussianSomaliSpanishSwahiliTamilTeluguTurkishUkrainianUrduVietnameseYoruba We have the winners for our Home Run Derby Attendance Challenge! We had a very competitive competition at the end, however, we have a clear winner with 44 runs… CONGRATULATIONS to Betances Learning Lab on your 1st place finish!!! 2nd Place went to Dwight Bellizzi Dual Language with 37 runs, 3rd [...]
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Jun
15

Congratulations to our 2022 Lewis Fox Scholarship Recipients

The Jacob L. and Lewis Fox Foundation was established in 1936 by Lewis Fox, a graduate of Hartford Public High School and a local attorney, as a memorial to his father, Jacob L. Fox. The Foundation has awarded college scholarships to graduating seniors of Bulkeley, Hartford Public, and Weaver high schools annually since 1937, and […]

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Jun
14

HPS Family and Caregiver Academy Seeks Design Committee Member/Volunteers

Select LanguageAlbanianAmharicArabicBengaliBosnianChinese (Simplified)CroatianDutchEnglishFrenchGermanGujaratiHindiIgboItalianJapaneseKannadaKoreanMalayalamMarathiMyanmar (Burmese)NepaliPashtoPolishPortugueseRussianSomaliSpanishSwahiliTamilTeluguTurkishUkrainianUrduVietnameseYoruba Dear HPS Families and Staff! We have heard your voices and are ready to begin the design phase of the Family and Caregiver Academy—that means we need a team! Whether it was through a focus group, survey, or community dinners, we heard many voices, opinions and ideas on this project from [...]
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Jun
10

Superintendent Update – June 10, 2022

June 10, 2022 Dear Families, Thank you for your partnership. Please see below some important news and updates. <NEW> COVID-19 Test Kits Available As we approach the end of the school year, we ask that you continue monitoring your child for COVID-19 symptoms over the summer. If your child is exposed to the virus or […]

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Jun
09

ICYMI: Learn about CT-SEDS: The New CT State IEP Platform

The Connecticut State Department of Education, Bureau of Special Education (BSE), is implementing a new Individualized Education Program (IEP) document and the Special Education Data System (CT-SEDS) for the 2022-23 school year. HPS Family & School Partnerships and Student Support Services presented a free, virtual Family Learning Session about the new Special Education Data System […]

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Jun
07

Hats Off to the Hartford Parent University Class of 2022!

On June 1, 2022, Hartford Parent University celebrated its 10th parent graduation since 2012. A total of 107 parent leaders successfully completed the 10 class requirement to receive the Hartford Parent University Parent Leadership Certificate. The goal of the Hartford Parent University is to increase parent engagement in the schools and empower parents to raise children […]

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