Family and Community Partnerships

Sep
25

COVID-19 Testing for Students and More News

September 25, 2020   Dear Families, As our third week of school comes to a close, the team at Hartford Public Schools continues to work hard to provide teaching and learning while protecting the health and safety of our students, families, and our community. We have good news and important updates to share with you. […]

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Sep
25

Join Us for a Virtual Learning Session about Google Classroom

Please join us for a virtual learning session about Google Classroom. Thursday, October 1, 2020 In English: 5:00 PM – 5:45 PM In Spanish: 6:00 PM – 6:45 PM ALL SESSIONS WILL BE VIEWED VIA LIVE-STREAM AT WWW.HARTFORDSCHOOLS.ORG/FAMILYINSTITUTE REGISTER TODAY! WWW.HARTFORDSCHOOLS.ORG/RSVP-2   OTHER UPCOMING FAMILY LEARNING SESSIONS: Thursday, October 29, 2020 Thursday, November 19, 2020 […]

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Sep
24

Celebrating Diversity Together: HPS Hispanic/Latino/a/x Profiles

To celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, Superintendent Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez invited our Hartford Public Schools colleagues to share their Hispanic/Latino/a/x heritage stories including a picture, country of origin, a description about their family’s journey to the United States, and something they love about their heritage. Enjoy some of our stories here, then come back every day to [...]
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Sep
23

Arte’s Copycat Art Contest, Performance Challenge & Social Justice Quilt Project

Enter the Hispanic Heritage Month Copycat Art Contest by October 15, or enter the Performance Challenge soon. Not interested in contest?  Help with their Social Justice Quilt. For entry forms and details, please visit www.arte-inc.com.  

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Sep
23

Be a Part of Art in Action: Young Artists’ Vision of 2020

The Hartford Foundation is creating a virtual exhibit of young artists’ work that reflects the energy and emotions of the current moment in our history. They invite anyone 13-19 years old who lives in our 29-town Greater Hartford region to participate in this exhibit by submitting a piece of artwork expressing their vision of 2020. Have you […]

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Sep
22

HPS Rocks the Vote

In a few short weeks the presidential election will take place.  In prior years organizations would enter our schools to register our students to vote.  Due to the pandemic, this is not possible. But, an online voter registration option is available.  Below is a link for online voter registration.  Registration deadlines are fast approaching. Online […]

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Sep
18

Tuesday, 9/22: Free COVID Testing, Thermometers & More

JOIN US at Dwight Bellizzi Dual Language Academy, 215 South Street, Hartford on Tuesday, September 22, 2020, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. FREE SMART THERMOMETER for school aged children who live or attend school in Hartford COVID-19 TESTING (no cost to you) COVID-19 Information ¡HAZTE LA PRUEBA DE COVID-19!!! SIN COSTO PARA USTED. RÁPIDO. FÁCIL. ESCUELA DWIGHT BELLIZZI, MARTES, SEPTIEMBRE 22 : 10 […]

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Sep
18

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

 September 15, 2020   Dear Families, Colleagues, Partners and Friends, It’s National Hispanic Heritage Month, which is observed each year from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15. On this occasion, at Hartford Public Schools, we celebrate the history, cultures, and contributions of Hispanics and Latinx people to our country. Throughout the month, we will also continue […]

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