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Jul
23

DISCOVER: A School Choice Family Event Sunday!

REMINDER Greater Hartford Area Families – Join us this Sunday at Dunkin’ Donuts Park for food & fun as you explore the high-quality, personalized school choice options available to your child! As you stroll through the inside of the stadium, stop at tables to connect with our amazing schools and programs, participate in games and […]

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Jul
23

HPS Staff Lead in Home Visits Supported by State Family Engagement Program

  HPS Staff Lead in Home Visits Supported by State Family Engagement Program In the spring, HPS was selected to participate in a new state initiative known as LEAP, or Learner Engagement and Attendance Program. The Program, launched by Governor Ned Lamont, was designed to address K-12 student absenteeism and disengagement resulting from the COVID-19 […]

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Jul
21

HPS Joins Partners to Announce Allied Health Career Pathway at Hartford Public High School

HPS Joins Partners to Announce Allied Health Career Pathway at Hartford Public High School On Wednesday, June 21, outside the auditorium at the historic Hartford Public High School, Superintendent Leslie Torres-Rodriguez, HPHS Principal Flora Padro, Hartford HealthCare President and CEO Jeff Flaks, Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin, and Board of Education Member Philip Rigueur demonstrated the [...]
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Jul
20

Early-bird Pricing for Youth Soccer Camp at Dillon Stadium!

JOIN US IN AUGUST FOR AN AMAZING SOCCER EXPERIENCE AT DILLON STADIUM! UMBF’s motto is “For soccer. For life.” Our award-winning youth soccer and health camp serves Hartford city girls and boys ages 8-18 by uniquely combining soccer, health, art and mentorship. August 9-13, 2021 8-18 year-old girls and boys 8:30am-3pm for all ages Dillon […]

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Jul
20

BACK TO SCHOOL GIVEAWAY: Free Backpacks and School Supplies, August 17

In collaboration with the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving, HPS Family & Community Partnerships presents our BACK TO SCHOOL GIVEAWAY: Free Backpacks and School Supplies!* Ice cream and more.  RAIN OR SHINE! Tuesday, August 17, 2021 from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM at the following schools: Breakthrough Magnet School – South Hartford Public High School […]

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Jul
15

Superintendent Update – July 15, 2021

July 15, 2021   Superintendent Update   Dear Families, I hope you are enjoying your summer. I’m writing to provide you with a few important updates and reminders. <NEW> Parents/Guardians and Other Visitors Will be Allowed in School Buildings Upon Screening Effective Monday, July 19, 2021, all HPS locations may now allow parents/guardians and other […]

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Jul
14

Summer Program and Enrichment: A Day at Milner Middle School

Summer Program and Enrichment: A Day at Milner Middle School Thursday, July 15, was a busy day at Milner Middle School’s Summer Program. At 11:15 AM students were engaged in academic courses, including English Language Arts (ELA), math, and social-emotional learning (SEL). On the main floor, near the cafeteria, one group of 7th graders was [...]
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Jul
14

HPS Families: Get your ParentSquare App Today!

We are very excited to adopt a new form of communication at Hartford Public Schools. ParentSquare is designed to keep parents informed and facilitate participation at school. It provides a safe way for the school principal, teachers, staff, and parents to: Send and receive school and class information Share pictures and files See calendar items Sign […]

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