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Apr
16

S.T.E.A.M. 4th Annual Career Expo

Calling ALL students grades 5-12. The 4th Annual S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) Career Expo will be held at the University of Hartford on April 20, 2019 from 11:00am – 3:00pm. This program is designed to expose students in grades 5-12 within the greater Hartford community to career opportunities and to professionals working […]

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Apr
16

Kick-off to Kindergarten Fair May 1

Is your child turning 5 years old by January 1, 2020, and not currently enrolled in a Hartford public school? If you answered yes, then please join us on May 1, 2019 from 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM at Global Communications Academy, located at 85 Edwards Street in Hartford, for our Kick-off to Kindergarten Fair! Kindergarten Fair May 1 […]

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Apr
15

American School Board Journal Focuses on Women of Color Leading Schools

Hartford Public Schools Superintendent, Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez was included in an important article in the April 2019 publication of the National School Boards Association. See the publication in  the American School Board Journal here or you may read it below. Women of color who lead schools are a small but growing group by Michelle Healy​ Early […]

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Apr
15

Hartford Public Schools Announces Nominees for 2019 Teacher of the Year

The competition for Hartford’s 2019 Teacher of the Year has begun with forty teachers nominated by their schools to participate in this year’s selection process. Each nominee will now undergo an intensive screening and interview process conducted by a district-wide Teacher of the Year Committee made up of Hartford Public Schools curriculum directors, officials from […]

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Apr
15

M.D. Fox Elementary School Celebrates Its English Learners

M.D. Fox Elementary School celebrated its English Learners at the 5th annual MIL (Middlebury Interactive Learning) Family Night on Wednesday, March 20th, 2019! With over 35% of the M.D. Fox student population identified as English Learners, M.D. Fox school has embraced Hartford’s ESL programming; Middlebury Interactive Languages which provides daily English Language development and instruction […]

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Apr
15

Summer School, Summer Meals & Resources 2019

Summer Youth Programs in Greater Hartford Click here to explore the 2019 Summer Resource Directory. Programas de verano para jóvenes en Greater Hartford Oprime aquí para explorar el Directorio de Programas de Verano 2019. 2019 “Early Start” Summer School Bell Times and Tiers For Students in K – Grade 3 who are mandated to participate […]

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Apr
15

Hartford Opportunity Youth Collaborative Supports Summer Bridge Programming for our Rising 9th Graders

The Hartford Opportunity Youth Collaborative (HYOC) is chaired by the Mayor of Hartford and made up of leaders in education, youth development, and workforce development committed to addressing the needs of Opportunity Youth. This collective impact effort will help these youth obtain their high school diplomas, continue their education, and find employment.     At the group’s […]

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Apr
14

Breakthrough Magnet Schools North and South Named National Magnet Schools of Excellence

Breakthrough Magnet School North and Breakthrough Magnet School South have been named National Magnet Schools of Excellence by Magnet Schools of America, the national association for magnet and theme-based schools.   Breakthrough Magnet Schools, South and North are both character education themed schools with a unique set of core values which promote resiliency, self-regulation, integrity, […]

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