Operational Effectiveness

Jan
29

Superintendent’s Message: Celebrating Black History Month

Dear Families, Colleagues, Partners, and Friends, Monday is the start of Black History Month, the annual celebration of achievements of African Americans and their essential role in our history. The theme this year is “The Black Family: Representation, Identity, and Diversity”.  At Hartford Public Schools, we honor the contributions of Black Americans through culturally relevant […]

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Jan
29

ICYMI: A Town Hall about COVID-19 Vaccination

On January 28, 2021, Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez presented a Virtual Town Hall, a Community Conversation about COVID-19 Vaccination with presenters Tekisha D. Everette, Ph.D. from Health Equity Solutions and Dr. Reginald Eadie from Trinity Healthcare. Families and community members were able to engage in an enlightening, factual presentation by Dr. Eadie about the mechanics, testing, […]

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Jan
28

Hartford Remote Learning Hubs Begin January 2021 for Grades K-3

Hartford Remote Learning Hubs Begin January 2021 for Grades K-3 Looking for FREE and SAFE in-person options for your child in Kindergarten through Grade 3 remote learning? The City of Hartford is partnering with Hartford Public Schools and community organizations to offer learning hub locations across the city. This program is administered by Hartford’s Department of Families, […]

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Jan
26

Parenting, Coping, and Thriving during COVID-19 and Civil Unrest

Please join our Welcome Center as they present a workshop about parenting, coping and thriving during COVID-19 and civil unrest by Alice Farrell, JD, LCSW, MSW of Olive Branch Clinical and Consulting Services, LLC. This is a virtual workshop for McKinney-Vento Act families. Part One: Thursday, 2/4/21 at 5:00 PM Part Two: Thursday, 3/18/21 at […]

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Jan
26

HPS Receives $200,000 Donation from Stanley Black & Decker to Support Online Learning

  PRESS RELEASE Hartford Public Schools Receives $200,000 Donation from Stanley Black & Decker to Support Online Learning  (January 25, 2021, Hartford, CT) — To support technology access and online learning for Hartford Public Schools students, Stanley Black & Decker made a generous $200,000 donation to the district. The funds will be used to bridge […]

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Jan
22

Update from the Superintendent

January 22, 2021 Dear Families, I hope you all had a positive and healthy week. We care deeply about all our students, families, and staff.  In keeping with our promise to regularly provide you with information that guides our decisions about health and safety and our learning models, I’m writing with a few important updates. […]

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Jan
22

NEW DETAILS! A Community Conversation: Learning about COVID-19 Vaccination

Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez presents a Virtual Town Hall, a Community Conversation: Learning about COVID-19 Vaccination, with presenters Tekisha D. Everette, Ph.D. from Health Equity Solutions and Dr. Reginald Eadie from Trinity Healthcare. Join us on Thursday, January 28, 2021. In English and Spanish: 5:30pm – 6:30pm To hear Spanish audio interpretation, register at www.hartfordschools.org/RSVP. Watch […]

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Jan
21

Grades K-5: Get Ready for i-Ready with Fun Video!

The i-Ready Diagnostic Assessment window will open for students in Grades 1 through 5 on Monday, January 25 and close on Friday, February 5. For students in Kindergarten, the assessment window opens on Friday, February 1 and closes on Thursday, February 11. The information below provides background, resources, and information for families about the i-Ready […]

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