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Nov
13

Share your Feedback with Hartford Public Schools

 Dear HPS Students, Families, and Staff, We care deeply about each of you and we are committed to continuing to partner with you to ensure safety, and to provide high-quality teaching and learning to all our students. At the end of the Spring, in the spirit of partnership and continuous improvement, we asked for your […]

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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
12

Join Us for a Family Information Session about Supporting Learners at Home

Please join us for a Virtual Family Learning Session about strategies for supporting learners at home. Thursday, November 19, 2020, in Spanish from 5:00 PM to 5:45 PM and in English from 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM. Presented by Hartford Public Schools Office of Family and Community Partnerships and facilitated by Kate Schuler, School Transformation Manager for […]

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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
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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
09

HPS Partners with Capital Community College, Virtual High School to Offer Virtual College Courses to Students

PRESS RELEASE Hartford Public Schools Partners with Capital Community College and Virtual High School to Offer Virtual College Courses to Students (Nov. 9, 2020, Hartford, Conn.) — To offer Hartford Public Schools students access to virtual college-level and Advanced Placement (AP) courses, HPS has partnered with Capital Community College and Virtual High School. Through this […]

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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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