School Climate and Culture

Jul
23

HPS Staff Lead in Home Visits Supported by State Family Engagement Program

  HPS Staff Lead in Home Visits Supported by State Family Engagement Program In the spring, HPS was selected to participate in a new state initiative known as LEAP, or Learner Engagement and Attendance Program. The Program, launched by Governor Ned Lamont, was designed to address K-12 student absenteeism and disengagement resulting from the COVID-19 […]

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Jul
14

Summer Program and Enrichment: A Day at Milner Middle School

Summer Program and Enrichment: A Day at Milner Middle School Thursday, July 15, was a busy day at Milner Middle School’s Summer Program. At 11:15 AM students were engaged in academic courses, including English Language Arts (ELA), math, and social-emotional learning (SEL). On the main floor, near the cafeteria, one group of 7th graders was [...]
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Jul
01

July is BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) Mental Health Month

  July is BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) Mental Health Month This month is BIPOC Mental Health Month (also known as Minority Mental Health Month), an important reminder to focus on the mental health and well-being of our BIPOC students, teachers, staff, and members of our community. Providing social-emotional supports to our youth […]

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Jun
18

Celebrating Juneteenth 2021

Dear Families, Colleagues, Partners, and Friends, Juneteenth is the annual holiday that commemorates the end of slavery in the United States. Also called “Freedom Day” or “Emancipation Day”, Juneteenth has long been a day of reflection and community for African-Americans. Just this week, Congress voted to make Juneteenth National Independence Day a federal holiday and […]

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Jun
17

Our Return-to-Learn Health and Safety Plans for 2021-2022 Share Your Feedback!

Dear Families and Staff, As the school year ends and we head into the summer months, we have updated our Return-to-Learn Plan to reflect the most recent policies and procedures in place to ensure the safety of everyone in our buildings. This plan provides detailed guidance that ensures the health and safety of all our […]

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Jun
17

Hartford Public Schools End-of-Year Message of Gratitude and Celebration

June 15, 2021 Dear HPS Families, Colleagues, Partners and Friends, As this school year comes to a close, I wanted to take the opportunity to highlight and share what we as a community have accomplished together. Wow! I am deeply inspired and grateful for the dedication of our students, families, teachers, staff, and community partners […]

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Jun
17

Celebrating Our Elementary and Middle School Promotions

Enjoy photos, videos and social media posts from some of our elementary and middle school promotions.  Congratulations to all our students!   Naylor School 5th Grade Promotion See more photos from the event here: https://photos.app.goo.gl/LZBTDWjBwR2VS2hn7               You can watch part of the event below:     Kennelly 8th Grade [...]
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Jun
15

HMTCA Art Teacher Raises Awareness through Art for Hearing Loss

WFSB-Channel 3 ‘s feature, Bright Spot shares the story of our Hartford Magnet Trinity College Academy high school art teacher, Stefania Munzi-Logus, as she raises awareness through art for hearing loss. UPDATED JUN 15, 2021| POSTED ON JUN 15, 2021 Click here to watch the video: https://www.wfsb.com/bright-spot-high-school-teacher-raises-awareness-for-hearing-loss-through-art/video_96fb2ebd-a755-5cd8-b43c-d005e728eec7.html?utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook&utm_campaign=user-share&fbclid=IwAR0xdJRmUN4EMy_k_YtR_w-fC4XX1tLoMZP7Sy227girBc2qZmnxF9-3lEY Bright Spot: High School teacher raises awareness for hearing loss […]

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