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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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Aug
12
Aug
07

Got COVID Questions? Join a Virtual House Call for Families

Ask Pediatricians and School Medical Experts About COVID-19 and Back-to-School Save-the-Date The State Department of Education, together with health care providers, such as pediatricians and school medical experts, will host a virtual house call for parents and families to ask the medical experts about COVID-19 and safe strategies for back-to-school. Date: Thursday, August 13, 2020 Time: 5:00 pm to […]

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Aug
07

Return to Learn Update: Remote Learning Option, Operational Decision Meter, and more

Return to Learn Update: Remote Learning Option, Operational Decision Meter, Learning Models, Additional Safety Measures, and More August 7, 2020 On Thursday, July 30, we announced that the school year will begin on September 8 and published our Return to Learn and Accelerate Plan. This plan will allow us to adjust quickly as public health […]

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Jul
28

Hartford to Provide Free, City-wide Wi-Fi to Residents

On July 29, 2020, Mayor Luke Bronin announced that the City of Hartford will build a free, citywide wifi network accessible to all residents. In partnership with Dalio Education and the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving, the City of Hartford will install an extensive network of outdoor wireless access points across the city, providing a minimum of […]

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Jul
27