Family and Community Partnerships

Feb
24

Join Us for a Virtual Town Hall about Yellow Status Shift

Please join Superintendent Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez for a Virtual Town Hall about our March 1 Shift to Yellow Status for Grades Prek – 9 In-school Learners. Learn more:  Weekly Update from the Superintendent – February 19, 2021   Aprende más: Actualización Semanal de la Superintendente – 19 de febrero del 2021

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Feb
19

Boundless Chess Club with Hartford Public Library

Boundless, an innovative education partnership between Hartford Public Library (HPL) and Hartford Public Schools, is excited to announce a new free Chess Club for Hartford students and residents ages 13 to 19. Participants will learn from international chess masters and professional coaches and get the opportunity to play in tournaments. Players will also get a […]

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Feb
19

Weekly Update from the Superintendent – February 19, 2021

Dear Families, Thank you for your commitment to your child’s education and continued partnership as we look ahead to spring. Following the original guidelines in our Return-to-Learn plan, and in consultation with the Hartford Health Department and based on guidance from state health officials, we have decided to shift back to Yellow status as of […]

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Feb
18

Listen to our Podcast with HPS Science Teacher Zuleyka Shaw

Please enjoy our latest podcast episode of Let’s Talk, Hartford Public Schools with Mr. Rich. This week, Mr. Rich sits down with Zuleyka Shaw, Science Teacher at Hartford Magnet Trinity College Academy and 2019 Teacher of the Year Finalist for an important discussion about teaching and learning in Hartford, Connecticut. You can also listen to […]

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Feb
18

Bulkeley Bulldog Alumnus to Receive Monument Marker

The Bulkeley High School Hall of Fame has planned for a monument marker, pictured at right, to be placed at Bulkeley High School to honor and remember Michael Curry, Class of 1976 who had been inducted into the Bulkeley Hall of Fame. On November 11, 2015 at the young age of 58, Michael Curry died [...]
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Feb
18

Register Today! Black Lives Matter Workshop for Students in Grades 5-12

This Black History Month, ActUp Theater is hosting a workshop on Black Lives Matter for our Hartford families grades 5-12. And we are excited to have you join us on February 25th 2021 at 5:30 PM. All  grades 5 – 12 students and their parents and guardians are welcome to ACTIVATE! (Parental discretion advised for […]

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Feb
18

UPDATED: Free COVID-19 Testing Saturday, 2/20/21 & Week of 2/22/21

Click the READ MORE link below to see dates, times, and locations for the COVID-19 No-Charge Testing events that are occurring this week: Below are flyers for the COVID-19 No-Charge Testing events that are occurring tomorrow: Tomorrow, Saturday, February 20, 2021, 10 AM – 2 PM at Goodwin Park, 1130 Maple Avenue, Hartford Mobile Testing […]

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Feb
17

REGISTER TODAY! Spring 2021 College Aptitude Test Preparatory Program Sponsored by Delta Sigma Theta Sorority

The College Aptitude Test (CAT) Preparatory Program, sponsored by the Hartford Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., is being offered this spring to all high school students.  Participants will be able to study the content of the Reading, Writing & Language, and Math sections of the SAT test.  All sessions will be virtual […]

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