Operational Effectiveness

Feb
02

The CT Seal of Biliteracy 2021

February 1, 2021   Dear Families, Hartford Public Schools is proud and excited to announce the third year of eligibility for Connecticut’s Seal of Biliteracy, a prestigious award given to students who have demonstrated proficiency in two or more languages by the time they graduate high school. The Seal of Biliteracy will be placed on […]

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Jan
29

Update from the Superintendent 01/29/21

January 29, 2021 Dear Families, As the first month of 2021 draws to a close, I am writing again with a few important updates in keeping with our promise to regularly provide the community with key district news and information. <NEW> Expanding Academic and Social-emotional Learning Opportunities To address the learning loss and diminished engagement […]

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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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