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May
24

Tenant Talks about Housing Support Hosted by BIC and CT Fair Housing Center

Housing insecurity can make one feel isolated and shamed. We want the community to know we are here for assistance. Due to the COVID19, we are encouraging the community to meet virtually to stay safe. This space is for tenants from all over the state to connect with each other, obtain legal resources, and organizing […]

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May
21

Superintendent Weekly Update – May 21, 2021

  May 21, 2021 Superintendent Weekly Update  Dear Families, Staff, and Partners, I hope you have had a safe and healthy week. I’m writing to provide you with a few important updates and reminders.  <REMINDER> Register Now for Expanded Summer Programs — Deadline is Midnight May 21! The deadline to register for our free summer […]

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May
21

Watch the 2021 Teacher of the Year Awards LIVE Thursday, 5/27/21 at 5:30 PM! 

After an intensive screening and interview process, Hartford Public School’s 2021 Teacher of the Year choice is down to three District Teacher of the Year Finalists.   A special district-wide committee selected Debra Bouldin, an elementary teacher at Sanchez School, Melissa Lesser, an art teacher at Bulkeley High School, and Victoria Shears, an elementary resource teacher […]

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May
21

Expanded Summer Programming: Registration Deadline 5/21/21!

HPS is offering free, expanded summer programming to students. Both academic and enrichment opportunities are available at 30 school sites across the district for the convenience of our families. In addition to grade-level academic support in reading, writing, math, science, and social-emotional learning, enrichment experiences include athletics, and music and art lessons. More details are […]

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May
20

Hartford Healthcare: FREE COVID Vaccines Available for HPS Families at Connecticut Convention Center

FREE COVID vaccines just for you Hartford Public School students and family members are invited to schedule an appointment or just walk in to the Connecticut Convention Center on the dates and times listed below for your FREE COVID-19 vaccine. Open to everyone ages 12 and older. Ages 12-17 MUST be accompanied by a parent [...]
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May
20

Hartford Public Schools Awards Connecticut Seal of Biliteracy to 128 Seniors

PRESS RELEASE Hartford Public Schools Awards Connecticut Seal of Biliteracy to 128 Seniors Award officially recognizes student written and verbal proficiency in two or more languages   (May 18, 2021, Hartford, CT) -- Hartford Public Schools is proud to announce that 128 seniors have earned the Connecticut Seal of Biliteracy, a prestigious award given to [...]
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May
19

HPS Partners with Local Health Providers to Offer Vaccination Opportunities to Students 12 Years and Older

Press Release Hartford Public Schools Partners with Local Health Providers to Offer Vaccination Opportunities to Students 12 Years and Older  HARTFORD, Conn. (May 19, 2021) – Hartford Public Schools is excited to announce free vaccination opportunities for students age 12 and older. This week, on Thursday and Friday, May 20 and 21, students from 25 [...]
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May
19

Former HPS Students Highlighted as Trinity College Graduates

Former HPS Students Highlighted as Trinity College Graduates In a recent media report, three former graduates of Global Communications Academy were highlighted as soon-to-be graduates of Trinity College. As the NBC CT story notes, the journeys of Giovanni Jones, Tiana Starks, and Kiera Flynn began in the fifth grade. Back in 2017,  when they graduated [...]
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