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Driving Safety Reminder from our Security Department

SPOTLIGHT on EXCELLENCE   March 2015   Driving Safety Reminder from our Security Department   Joe Sikora, Director of Security for HPS submitted the following article from Securitas:   The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) reports there were 32,719 highway fatalities in 2013. The Office of Highway Safety (a component of the NTSB) states that […]

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HPS Puts Together Team of Leaders to Explore the Next Phase of Observer Calibration

SPOTLIGHT on EXCELLENCE   March 2015   HPS Puts Together Team of Leaders to Explore the Next Phase of Observer Calibration   As part of a partnership with the CT State Department of Education (CSDE), ReVision Learning and the CT Association of Schools (CAS), Joanne Manginelli, Executive Leadership Coach, and Dr. Scott V. Nicol, Executive Director […]

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Journalism & Media Academy Students Create Video on Student Centered Learning

SPOTLIGHT on EXCELLENCE   March 2015   Journalism & Media Academy Students Create Video on Student Centered Learning   Below is the link to the story about Student Centered Learning video created by JMA students in the after school internship program. This specific program is apart for the Learning Lab/ Nellie Mae Foundation Grant..   […]

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WFSB-TV’s Nicole Nalepa Joins the Thirman L. Milner School for Read Across America Day

SPOTLIGHT on EXCELLENCE   March 2015   WFSB-TV's Nicole Nalepa Joins the Thirman L. Milner School for Read Across America Day as the School Celebrates Reading and a MAP Testing Scores Increase The reporter, back row,far right, with Ms. Bomar's third grade class.  Joining them sporting their Dr. Seuss finery are, left to right, Yareliss Burmudez, […]

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Academy of Engineering and Green Technology Kicks off Nepal 2.0 Wind & Solar Power Systems Project Surrounded by Supporting Partners at Hard-hat Hand-off

On Friday, March 6th  Mr. Mangus’ classroom, Room 132 at the Academy of Engineering and Green Technology at Hartford Public High School was host to the Hardhat Hand-off where the school's advisory board members and business partners met the 22 Hartford students on the Nepal 2.0 team. The partners learned more about what this unique […]

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Choice Corner February 2015

SPOTLIGHT on EXCELLENCE  February 2015   Choice Corner February 2015      Attention Hartford Public School Families!  TODAY, Friday, February 27th is your last opportunityto apply to the Hartford District and Magnet lotteries.   Submit your Hartford District & Magnet school applications for the 2015-2016 School Year today!  To apply log onto www.hartfordschools.org   Only HOURS Left […]

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Zumbathon Fundraiser for Burns Latino Studies Academy’s Trip to Costa Rica

SPOTLIGHT on EXCELLENCE  February 2015 Zumbathon Fundraiser for Burns Latino Studies Academy's Trip to Costa Rica   Burns Latino Studies Academy is holding a Zumbathon® Fundraiser at MELS Gymnasium at 111 Hillside Avenue, Hartford,tomorrow Saturday February 28 from 10am-12pm to raise money for the Burns Latino Studies Academy’s trip to Costa Rica next month.  Please […]

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Classical Magnet’s Empty Bowls to Fight Hunger Fundraiser

SPOTLIGHT on EXCELLENCE  February 2015   Classical Magnet's Empty Bowls to Fight Hunger Fundraiser Please join us on the evening of Wednesday, March 11, from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., for our Annual Empty Bowls Event, a fundraiser in honor of World Hunger Day.    Classical art students have created original decorative ceramic bowls, which are […]

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