Operational Effectiveness

Nov
13

Update about HPS Food Services and Student Meals: Added Locations and New Distribution Times

November 13, 2020   Update about HPS Food Services and Student Meals: Added Locations and New Distribution Times Dear Families,  As our in-person students shift to the hybrid model and learning time at home increases, Hartford Public School remains committed to providing nutritious meals to our students. Please note the following updates to our distribution […]

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Nov
13

Orange Status Overview

November 10, 2020 Dear Families, Colleagues, and Partners, In response to the external COVID-19 health conditions while also supporting instruction and student engagement, we will continue to provide in-person learning to help ensure that our students receive the high-quality teaching and supports they need to be successful, all in a safe environment. A hybrid model […]

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Nov
11

ICYMI: Education Rights Learning Session for Students Experiencing Homelessness.

On Thursday, November 12, 2020, members of our Welcome Center presented in English and Spanish virtual learning sessions about the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, the primary piece of federal legislation related to the education of children and youth experiencing homelessness. Please watch the educational event sessions about the McKinney-Vento Act in English below. English Presentation Spanish: […]

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Nov
09

Rawson School Principal Shares Leadership Experience on National PTA Podcast

Dr. Tayarisha Batchelor, Principal of Rawson STEAM School was excited to be this week’s guest on the new season of the @NationalPTA podcast, Notes from the Backpack! The episode features her perspective as principal on what it’s like to lead a school community during the Coronavirus pandemic. Listen to her episode of the #BackpackNotes podcast wherever […]

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Nov
06

HPS Shift to “Orange” Status, Beginning Monday, November 16

November 2, 2020   Dear Families, Colleagues, and Partners, Thank you for your continued partnership as we, together, work through these challenging circumstances.  As promised, I’m writing to provide an update about local health metrics and plans for learning models in our district. We have been closely monitoring COVID-19 data in the City of Hartford […]

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Nov
06

Parent Teacher Conferences

Hartford Public Schools announces your Parent Teacher Conference schedule for the 2020-2021 school year. All conferences will be held virtually.  Teachers and schools will reach out to families to set up the appointments. However, families can also contact teachers to set up appointments for conferences. Thursday, November 19 will be an early release day. November […]

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Nov
06

McKinney-Vento Act Virtual Learning Session 11/12/20

Please join us for a virtual learning session on Thursday, November 12, 2020 about the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, the primary piece of federal legislation related to the education of children and youth experiencing homelessness. In English: 5:00 PM – 5:45 PM In Spanish: 6:00 PM – 6:45 PM Live-streaming at www.hartfordschools.org/MCKVA Register today at https://www.hartfordschools.org/RSVP […]

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Nov
04

Let’s Keep Our Community Safe, Watch Our Video!

Dear Students, Families, Staff, and Community Partners, The health and safety of our students, families, staff, and community partners are our highest priorities. To continue to keep our entire community safe, we collaborated with our partners in city government and at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center to produce a safety video. The brief video contains important […]

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