Operational Effectiveness

Feb
25

Join Us for a Town Hall about the COVID-19 Vaccination: Myths and Facts

Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez presents a Community Conversation about The COVID-19 Vaccination: Myths & Facts Featuring a Panel of Medical Experts from Hartford HealthCare and Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Wednesday, March 3, 2021:  5:30 PM – 6:15 PM in English and Spanish. Watch the Live-stream at: hartfordschools.org/TownHall To receive a Zoom Link to Spanish Interpretation, register […]

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Feb
25

ICYMI: A Town Hall about March 1 Shift to Yellow Status

Beginning on Monday, March 1, we will be shifting back to YELLOW status. It will be a return to the learning models for students prior to mid-November when we shifted to ORANGE. PreK-9 in-person students will shift out of the hybrid learning model and resume attending school five days per week, with half-day Wednesdays. 10-12th […]

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Feb
24

Sport & Medical Sciences Academy Roberto Clemente Committee Hosts Virtual Event

The Sport & Medical Sciences Academy (SMSA) Roberto Clemente Commemoration Committee released their virtual event on Sunday, February 21 at noon. The committee consists of teacher, Mr. Mercado, seniors Gabriel Custodio, Javier Custodio, Dolan Cassone, and Michael Infante, among other community members. The committee has persisted through many obstacles this year to put together a […]

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Feb
19

Weekly Update from the Superintendent – February 19, 2021

Dear Families, Thank you for your commitment to your child’s education and continued partnership as we look ahead to spring. Following the original guidelines in our Return-to-Learn plan, and in consultation with the Hartford Health Department and based on guidance from state health officials, we have decided to shift back to Yellow status as of […]

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Feb
18

Listen to our Podcast with HPS Science Teacher Zuleyka Shaw

Please enjoy our latest podcast episode of Let’s Talk, Hartford Public Schools with Mr. Rich. This week, Mr. Rich sits down with Zuleyka Shaw, Science Teacher at Hartford Magnet Trinity College Academy and 2019 Teacher of the Year Finalist for an important discussion about teaching and learning in Hartford, Connecticut. You can also listen to […]

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Feb
12

Weekly Update from the Superintendent

February 12, 2021 Dear Families, I hope you have had a safe and healthy week, and I am so grateful for your continued commitment to your child’s education. On Monday, February 15, all Hartford Public Schools are closed for the President’s Day holiday. Here are a few other important updates and reminders. <NEW> COVID-19 Cases […]

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Feb
12

Hartford Principal Leading Next Generation of ‘Movers and Shakers’

By SHARON JOHNSON  POSTED ON FEB 11, 2021 Channel 3 continues to celebrate Black History Month by honoring African Americans who are making a different in their community.   Principal Tayarisha Batchelor went from playing “school” with her dolls as a child in Hartford, to leading Rawson Steam School in Hartford. “When I think about teaching, [...]
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Feb
10

Apply Now to be a FoodCorps AmeriCorps Service Member

The application is now open to serve with FoodCorps for the 2021-2022 school year! FoodCorps places AmeriCorps members in school districts for a year of paid public service, including several members within Hartford Public Schools! Pictured above is Camila Munoz, who was one of our former HPS Food & Child Nutrition FoodCorps Service Members! FoodCorps […]

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