Family and Community Partnerships

Mar
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Mar
12

Charter Oak Cultural Center Offers Summer Programs

Charter Oak Cultural Center is pleased to announce their summer programs available this year to students of various ages. For children in middle and high school, ages 10 to 18, we have a free Funky Dawgz Jazz Camp from July 15th to July 26th, 9AM to 12:30PM. Children spend 2 weeks learning jazz music from the Funky Dawgz brass […]

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Mar
12

JDPP Offers Complimentary Admission to March 14 Dance/Arts Performance of (US)

As the kick-off event for its 30th year of advancing social justice through the Arts, the Judy Dworin Performance Project is bringing its newest dance theater performance to audiences in Hartford. (US) uses dance, images, and sound to tell the story of coming to America. The show explores how immigration, diversity, and identity can either […]

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Mar
12

Hartford Public High School Students Propose “The December Sixth Project” and Bill

Students Deserve Credit for Their Incredible Work:  My name is Bobby Abate. I was born and raised in the city of Hartford and it has been an honor and privilege to teach at Hartford Public High School for the past 34 years. Every once in a while, a group of students show up who are […]

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Mar
12

Partnerships with Purpose

The Hartford Public Schools Office of Outreach, Engagement and Partnerships convened its monthly meeting with partners called “Partnerships with Purpose.”  The keynote speaker was Mr. Samuel Radford who serves as president of the District Parent Coordinating Council. Mr. Radford is a vocal advocate for reforming Buffalo Public Schools. The meeting was engaging and thought-provoking. One […]

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Mar
12

Kinsella PTO Wins Healthy Breakfast Choice

Latasha Frett, PTO Parent Volunteer (pictured above) entered Kinsella into the drawing contest in PTO Today to see if our school could win 100 apples. Kinsella was selected to participate in this exclusive PTO Today offer; and out of hundreds of schools, Kinsella WON! On Thursday, March 7, 2019, the PTO, Teacher Eddie Duran, and […]

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Mar
12

Breakthrough Magnet School South Wins Legacy Foundation Prize

The Culture Club at Breakthrough Magnet School South created a Black History Month decoration of “African American Achievers” which won SECOND place in The Legacy Foundation of Hartford’s school contest!! The Legacy Foundation is thrilled with the students’ efforts and design in representing Black History Month at Breakthrough Magnet School South with their vibrant orange statement piece. […]

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Mar
11

Milner School Students Explore STEM Careers at Amazon – and Get a Big Surprise

February is Black History Month and the world’s largest online retailer, Amazon, celebrated by holding a special tour at their Connecticut fulfillment center on  February 27, 2019. Awe and excitement filled the air as soon as students from Hartford’s Milner School hopped off the bus at Amazon’s fulfillment center in Windsor. “At first, I was […]

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