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Oct
02

Rawson School Students Help Bahama Hurricane Victims

On September 23, 2019, Violette Haldane, president of the West Indian Foundation of Hartford visited the Rawson School classroom of teacher, Amber Riley-Wilson. Ms. Riley-Wilson’s students had collected a car-full of supplies for Hurricane Dorian victims in the Bahamas. Collection for Bahamas and Hurricane Dorian Relief (Left to right) West Indian Foundation President Violette Haldane, Rawson […]

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Oct
01

Attend Today. Achieve Tomorrow! Help & Resources for Getting Your Child to School Every Day

Autumn is here!  Every child should be at school every day, and our students share with us why it is important to be at school every day.   If you have any questions about making sure your child is in school every day, contact the Hartford Public Schools Welcome Center at 860- 695-8400, or visit at 960 […]

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Oct
01
Sep
30

Trinity College and Hartford Public Schools Expand Partnership

Republished from the Trinity College newsletter.  POSTED SEP 19  BY ANDREW J. CONCATELLI The start of the school year marked the start of plans for an expanded Early College program at the Hartford Magnet Trinity College Academy (HMTCA), thanks to a new 10-year partnership agreement between Hartford Public Schools and Trinity College. Approved earlier this summer by the Hartford Board of […]

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Sep
30

FREE Dance, Music & Puppetry Show “Nightfall” in Colt Park Saturday, 10/5/19

After the 9th Annual Health & Wellness Fair on Saturday, 10/5, head down to Colt Park for the beautiful, annual Autumn extravaganza, Nightfall. Learn more here. https://www.nightfallhartford.org/

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Sep
26

Important Message about Mosquito-borne Illnesses

Dear Families,   This letter is to advise families about preventative measures for mosquito-borne illnesses – Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) and West Nile Virus (WNV).   Prevention of Mosquito-Borne Illness Mosquito-borne diseases are spread by the bite of an infected mosquito. Although it is rare, some mosquitos in Connecticut have been found to carry Eastern […]

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Sep
25

Come to Hartford’s Energy Efficiency Day: October 2, 2019 4 – 7 PM

Get services and supplies to help YOU save money at home or in your business…and learn more about our energy challenge! RSVP today for the expo’s FREE energy workshops for commercial or residential property owners at Eventbrite or 860-757-9731.  

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Sep
25

Hartford one of five U.S. cities launching language development program for young children

In this file photo, Jayce points out something in a book while volunteer Karen Lynch reads to children between the ages of one and two years old, at the YWCA’s Early Learning Center “Book Buddies” program. The city of Hartford is launching a new early childhood program that will aim to expose young children to […]

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