Operational Effectiveness

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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Jan
20

HPS Receives Third Barr Foundation Grant to Support Post-Secondary Success

Hartford Public Schools has been awarded a $500,000 grant from the Barr Foundation to support implementation of the district’s high school design efforts as part of the Planning for Post-Secondary Success for All Students project. The goal of the project is to deepen understanding of high school students’ experiences and develop strategic plans that promote […]

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Jan
15

Update from the Superintendent

January 15, 2021 Dear Families, I hope you all had a safe and productive week. In keeping with our promise to regularly provide the community with information that guides our decisions about health and safety and our learning models, I’m writing with a few important updates. <UPDATED> COVID-19 Cases, Positivity Rates, and Quarantines Our district continues […]

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Jan
15

SAVE THE DATE: 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, PhD fromHealth Equity Solutions and Dr. Reginald Eadie from Trinity Healthcare. Join us on Thursday, January 28, 2021. In Spanish: 5:30pm – 6:15pm In English: 6:30pm – 7:15pm RSVP: www.hartfordschools.org/RSVP Printable flyer/Folleto imprimible ¡RESERVA LA […]

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Jan
15

Superintendent Joined Partners to Announce Childcare for 300 K-3 Students at Learning Hubs

On Thursday, Jan. 14, Superintendent Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez joined Mayor Luke Bronin; Hartford Foundation for Public Giving President Jay Williams; and Director of the Families, Children, Youth and Recreation Department Kim Oliver to announce that the City and the Hartford Foundation are funding a program to provide approximately 300 Hartford families with free childcare at [...]
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