Family and Community Partnerships

Jun
12

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: HPATV Youth Photo Contest

For information, email info@hpatv.org Contest winners’ photographs and awards will be presented during the Grand Opening of HPATV’s new Community Art Gallery in the Fall of 2019 thanks to a grant from the State of CT Department of Economic & Community Development. Poster designed by student, Larnel Satchell, thank you to Joe Young Studios for sponsoring the […]

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Jun
11
Jun
11

Hartford Parent University Presents Its Largest Graduating Class

On May 28, 2019, 85 parents and Hartford Public Schools students’ family members earned their Hartford Parent University  certificates. Hartford Parent University (HPU) next week will honored 85 parent-leaders; the largest graduating class in its eight-year history,  in a ceremony celebrating the increased involvement of parents in the governance decisions that affect their children, HPU Executive Director, Milly Arciniegas […]

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Jun
11

Retiring STEM Director Grants Scholarships to Science Summer Camp

We are happy to announce that the following six (6) students, hailing from Parkville, Rawson, Wish, Milner and Betances STEM Magnet Schools, have been awarded the Inga Retirement Scholarship to attend the CT Science Center’s STEM Camp this summer. Dr. Sandra Inga, the Hartford Public Schools STEM Director is retiring on June 30 after many […]

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Jun
11

PARENTS & FAMILIES: We Need YOU!

Hartford Public Schools invites you to be a Parent Volunteer this year! Join your child’s school’s Parent Organization.   There are lots of ways for you to be involved in your child’s education: Parent Organizations are a great opportunity to meet other parents. Parent Organizations makes a big difference. Research consistently shows that kids whose parents […]

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Jun
10

Support your Student’s School; Become a School Governance Council Member

Each Hartford Public School has its own School Governance Council (SGC) to help support the school, somewhat like a board of directors. Within each SGC, half of the membership is made up of parents of students at the school, with the other members coming from the school (including students), community and/or other partners. By becoming […]

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Jun
10

Sport & Medical Sciences Seniors Create Video about their Capstone Projects

We are so proud of the work that our SMSA seniors did in their community.  Each student was required to create a project based on a personal interest or passion.  They started with a proposal, moved on to research and then completed a minimum of 15 hours of field work.  Most students completed twenty to […]

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Jun
10

Summer Reading – For All Grades

Take part in the Governor’s Reading Challenge by reading and keeping a list of all your books read.  Summit it the first week of school and you may get recognized for reading the most books during the summer at a special governor’s event.   Our local Hartford Public Library has Summer Learning programs for all […]

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