Family and Community Partnerships

Dec
02

Superintendent Update – December 2, 2022

December 2, 2022 Dear Families, Thank you for your continued partnership. Please see below for some updates from Hartford Public Schools. <NEW> School Choice Application Period Opens It’s almost time to decide which school you want to attend next year! The Regional School Choice Office (RSCO) Open Choice and On-Time applications open on Monday, December […]

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Dec
02

WQTQ-FM Toy Drive Saturday, December 3!

Brighten your holiday season with the gift of giving; WQTQ-FM’s annual Toy Drive is scheduled for Saturday, December 3, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM at Weaver High School at 415 Granby Street in Hartford. Bring a new, unwrapped gift for a boy, a girl, or a teen!  The snow date is Saturday, December […]

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Dec
01

Join Us for a Community Budget Forum about the 2023-2024 School Year

Select LanguageAlbanianAmharicArabicBengaliBosnianChinese (Simplified)CroatianDutchEnglishFrenchGermanGujaratiHindiIgboItalianJapaneseKannadaKoreanMalayalamMarathiMyanmar (Burmese)NepaliPashtoPolishPortugueseRussianSomaliSpanishSwahiliTamilTeluguTurkishUkrainianUrduVietnameseYoruba Please join Superintendent Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez and HPS Chief Financial Officer Phillip Penn for a Virtual Community Budget Forum on Tuesday, December 13, 2022 from 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM. This event is for all HPS Families and Community Members. Click here to register for the webinar, or you may also watch [...]
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Dec
01

Join Our Family and Community Policy Committee

Dear HPS Families, Hartford Public Schools is looking for Family Voice in revising the School Governance Council Policy. If you want to be a part of the committee, sign up here  and we will reach out to you.  The next meeting is Thursday, 12/8/22 from 5-6:30 PM.  It will be virtual and the meeting link […]

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Dec
01

Free Books Event on Saturday, December 10

THE HARTFORD FEDERATION OF TEACHERS & HARTFORD PUBLIC SCHOOLS present the AFT FIRST BOOK EVENT AT MARTIN LUTHER KING JR SCHOOL, 25 Ridgefield Street SATURDAY, DECEMBER 10, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM  – OPEN TO THE COMMUNITY Event Includes Thousands of FREE BOOKS for Students! BOOK GIVEAWAYS – COMMUNITY PARTNERS – FOOD & DRINKS – […]

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Dec
01

Bulkeley High School Hosts Alumni Breakfast

Bulkeley alumna and Family and Community Service Support Provider, Myrna Metayer, center, with many alumni On Wednesday, November 23, 2022, Bulkeley High School students were gifted with knowledge, wisdom, and experience from over 25 generous Bulldog Alumni who returned to their alma mater for breakfast and meetings with current freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors. The Bulkeley [...]
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Dec
01

Grand Opening of the McDonough Market

On November 22, 2022, McDonough Middle School and the Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Hartford (CCAOH) celebrated the grand opening of the McDonough Market, a safe space for families to access food, hygiene products, school uniforms, and other goods at no cost. The items are donated, purchased through Basic Needs grants, or provided by CT FoodShare [...]
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Nov
30

Exchange Students Visit Renzulli Academy

On Friday, November  18, 2022,  Renzulli Academy middle school students had the opportunity to hear seven AFS exchange students talk about their countries and their experiences here in the USA. The students, from Italy, Japan, Chili, Egypt, Denmark, France and the Czech Republic, talked about their home land, education and things they enjoy doing. If […]

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