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Jan
25

HPS Receives $200,000 Donation from Stanley Black & Decker to Support Online Learning

  PRESS RELEASE Hartford Public Schools Receives $200,000 Donation from Stanley Black & Decker to Support Online Learning  (January 25, 2021, Hartford, CT) — To support technology access and online learning for Hartford Public Schools students, Stanley Black & Decker made a generous $200,000 donation to the district. The funds will be used to bridge […]

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Jan
22

Update from the Superintendent

January 22, 2021 Dear Families, I hope you all had a positive and healthy week. We care deeply about all our students, families, and staff.  In keeping with our promise to regularly provide you with information that guides our decisions about health and safety and our learning models, I’m writing with a few important updates. […]

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Jan
22

NEW DETAILS! A Community Conversation: Learning about COVID-19 Vaccination

Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez presents a Virtual Town Hall, a Community Conversation: Learning about COVID-19 Vaccination, with presenters Tekisha D. Everette, Ph.D. from Health Equity Solutions and Dr. Reginald Eadie from Trinity Healthcare. Join us on Thursday, January 28, 2021. In English and Spanish: 5:30pm – 6:30pm To hear Spanish audio interpretation, register at www.hartfordschools.org/RSVP. Watch […]

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Jan
21

Grades K-5: Get Ready for i-Ready with Fun Video!

The i-Ready Diagnostic Assessment window will open for students in Grades 1 through 5 on Monday, January 25 and close on Friday, February 5. For students in Kindergarten, the assessment window opens on Friday, February 1 and closes on Thursday, February 11. The information below provides background, resources, and information for families about the i-Ready […]

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Jan
21

Free COVID-19 Testing 1/23 – 1/30/21

Click the READ MORE link below to see all dates, times, and locations for the COVID-19 No-Charge Testing events that are occurring: Please see flyers for the COVID-19 No-Charge Testing events that are occurring tomorrow and over the next week: Tomorrow, Saturday, January 23, 2021, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM at Templo Fe 1019 Broad […]

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Jan
20

HPS Receives Third Barr Foundation Grant to Support Post-Secondary Success

Hartford Public Schools has been awarded a $500,000 grant from the Barr Foundation to support implementation of the district’s high school design efforts as part of the Planning for Post-Secondary Success for All Students project. The goal of the project is to deepen understanding of high school students’ experiences and develop strategic plans that promote […]

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Jan
19

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebrations in our Schools

To commemorate the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, Hartford Public Schools students and teachers studied, reflected on, and celebrated the words and deeds of Dr. King. Martin Luther King Jr. Social Justice Middle School students and staff collaborated on a video presentation remembering and honoring the words of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and [...]
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Jan
19

HPU Announces New Virtual Courses

Hartford Parent University announces its virtual courses to support parent education and advocacy. Navigating Hartford Public Schools System The parents will learn how to navigate the Hartford Public Schools system.   When Good Kids Make Bad Choices Parents will learn what they could do when good kids make bad choices.   Knowing Your Rights As […]

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