In Our Schools

Aug
19

ICYMI: Watch our Community Conversations about Health & Safety

On August 20, Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez partnered with Hartford Parent University for two VIRTUAL Community Conversations to discuss an update on Plans for School Year 2020-21* with a focus on health and safety.  Thank you to our more than 650 community members who joined us and shared important questions. In English: 5:00pm – 5:45pm Explore the English […]

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Aug
19

Announcing the Winners of our Superintendent’s Summer Reading Challenge!

On August 21, Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez announced the winners of our Summer Superintendent’s Reading Challenge. Fourteen lucky students will be receiving tablets for their participation, and one contest participant took home a solar powered book bag stuffed with school supplies. On Friday afternoon, August 21, 4 elementary students and 4 middle/high school students met with Dr. Torres-Rodriguez for […]

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Aug
19

Smart Thermometers Giveaway

Families will receive digital thermometers in the next free Smart Thermometers Giveaway on Monday, August 24, 2020 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at: Weaver High School – 415 Granby Street Global Communications Academy – 85 Edwards Street “This opportunity for the thermometers and for our families to be actively engaged in monitoring symptoms and temperatures, […]

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Aug
19

Free Summer Clinics at our School-Based Health Centers

BY APPOINTMENT ONLY! Monday, August 24, 2020 Tuesday, August 25, 2020 Thursday, August 27, 2020 Friday, August 28, 2020 8:00 AM — 3:00 PM School-Based Health Centers at the following locations will be holding free summer clinics for school entry physicals/immunizations: Weaver High School 415 Granby Street Hartford, CT 06112 Sanchez School 176 Babcock Street Hartford, […]

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Aug
17

Return to Learn FAQ

Return to Learn: Frequently Asked Questions November 16, 2020 What is Hartford Public Schools’ plan for Fall 2020? Per guidance provided by the State of Connecticut, Hartford Public Schools will offer in-person learning to our students for the fall. Students also have the option to learn online. For details about our instructional models, please read […]

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Aug
17

Read our Return to Learn Manual: Re-opening Plan for SY 2020-21

  Wednesday, September 9th was the First Day of School Year 2020-21.  Read our Hartford Public Schools Return to Learn & Accelerate Manual below that details our re-opening plans.  The contents of this plan may change based on future guidance from the State of Connecticut, local health agencies, and the CDC. The Return to Learn […]

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Aug
16

Hartford Youth Scholars 2020 Matriculation

Even as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to dictate the way that many of us move through our days, Hartford Youth Scholars is pleased to report that there are some things that will never change. The 2020 summer session of The Collegiate Academy (TCA) was held virtually this year, and the Matriculation Ceremony was a “drive-through” […]

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Aug
14

ICYMI: Watch our Virtual Town Hall for Families

Update on HPS Plans for School Year 2020-21 Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez presented an Update on HPS Plans for School Year 2020-21 on Thursday, 8/13/20 in Spanish and in English.  You can watch them below, and explore the presentations for information. For detailed information about School Year 2020-21 visit our Frequently-Asked Questions (FAQ) and our Return To Learn Manual.           […]

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