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Free COVID-19 Vaccinations Thursday, May 27 – Thursday, June 3, 2021

Below are some of the COVID-19 Vaccination events taking place in Hartford from Thursday, May 27 – Thursday, June 3, 2021.    

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May
28

Superintendent Weekly Update – May 28, 2021

May 28, 2021 Superintendent Weekly Update  Dear Families, Staff, and Partners, As we head into this Memorial Day holiday weekend and final stretch of the school year, I want to thank you for your ongoing support and commitment to your child’s education. I’m writing to provide you with a few important updates and reminders.  <NEW> […]

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May
28

Hartford Public Schools Announces 2021 Teacher of the Year: Victoria Shears, Teacher at S.A.N.D Elementary School

(HARTFORD, CT - Thursday, May 27, 2021) – The winner of the 2021 Teacher of the Year Award for Hartford Public Schools was announced this evening in an event hosted by Hartford Public Schools at Weaver High School and live streamed on Youtube.  Superintendent Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez and 2020 Teacher of the Year Shakira Perez announced the [...]
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May
28

Celebrating Memorial Day 2021

May 28, 2021 Dear Families, Colleagues, Partners, and Friends, On Monday, May 31, we celebrate Memorial Day. As we enjoy time with family and friends, we also show our gratitude to the countless individuals who have served and sacrificed their lives. We remember and honor the memories of our own family members, friends, and loved […]

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May
28

The Hartford Courant: Hartford Public Schools Announces 2021 Teacher of the Year

By JESSIKA HARKAY HARTFORD COURANT | MAY 27, 2021 AT 8:03 PM Tears filled the eyes of Victoria Shears once she took the stage at Weaver High School after she was announced as the Hartford Public Schools 2021 Teacher of the Year Thursday evening. “This year has shown us just how strong and resilient our Hartford students are. It […]

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May
26

Free Musical Performance from Project Joy & Hartford Performs

Don’t miss a free musical event for all families and students on Wednesday, June 2 at 6:00 PM!  Kimberly Bridges’ free performance is part of a series brought to you by HPS Project Joy and Hartford Performs. Kimberly Bridges founded her program in Boston, MA. back in 1989. At that time the program was called […]

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May
25

Saving Money As A Teenager & Enter To Win $5,000 scholarship

It’s never too early to be financially responsible. Maybe you have a part time job or will be getting a job this summer, learning personal finance concepts at an early age is the way to start. Whether it’s that new smart phone, saving for your first car or putting money away for college, saving your money […]

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May
24

Emergency Broadband Benefit: Helping households struggling to afford Internet service during the COVID-19

The Federal Communications Commission has launched a temporary program to help families and households struggling to afford Internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic.  The Emergency Broadband Benefit provides a discount of up to $50 per month toward broadband service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands. Eligible […]

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