School Climate and Culture

Oct
14

Our DIP DAYS Attendance Incentive Winners Plus Perfect Attendance Parties!

Select LanguageAlbanianAmharicArabicBengaliBosnianChinese (Simplified)CroatianDutchEnglishFrenchGermanGujaratiHindiIgboItalianJapaneseKannadaKoreanMalayalamMarathiMyanmar (Burmese)NepaliPashtoPolishPortugueseRussianSomaliSpanishSwahiliTamilTeluguTurkishUkrainianUrduVietnameseYoruba Hartford Public Schools has been so excited to welcome back all our students for the 2021-2022 school year. Our schools hosted a special Attendance Incentive called the DIP DAYS CHALLENGE around the Indigenous Peoples Day holiday weekend offering incentives and contests to encourage students to come to school every day. (Dip Days [...]
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Oct
13

ICYMI: A Virtual Learning Session about Homelessness and Education

Select LanguageAlbanianAmharicArabicBengaliBosnianChinese (Simplified)CroatianDutchEnglishFrenchGermanGujaratiHindiIgboItalianJapaneseKannadaKoreanMalayalamMarathiMyanmar (Burmese)NepaliPashtoPolishPortugueseRussianSomaliSpanishSwahiliTamilTeluguTurkishUkrainianUrduVietnameseYoruba On Wednesday, October 13, 2021, Hartford Public Schools Family & School Partnerships and The Welcome Center presented a free, virtual Learning Session for all Hartford Public Schools Families called, Let’s Talk about Homelessness and Education  in English with simultaneous Spanish interpretation. In this Instructional Session about Homelessness and Education, families learned […]

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Oct
13

Environmental Sciences Magnet School Celebrates CT Grown for CT Kids Week

CT Grown for CT Kids Week is an annual event happening every October in Connecticut. This week aims to celebrate and support local agriculture, public education and our community commitment to the importance of healthy nutritious meals in schools. Each year, legislators, food service directors, farmers and students gather together through farm to school activities and consumption of local products. The students [...]
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Oct
12

Join us for a Free Virtual Workshop for Families about Depression

Please join Effective School Solutions for a free virtual event for all HPS families about depression. Click here for a printable flyer  |  Oprime aquí para obtener un folleto imprimible      

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Oct
08

DIP DAYS Incentive! Attend All Day Every Day Around this Holiday Weekend and Win Prizes!

Hartford Public Schools has been so excited to welcome back all our students for the 2021-2022 school year. Are you planning a family trip for the holidays? As you think about your arrangements, we want to stress the importance of sending your child to school every day possible. Every year, absences spike in the weeks […]

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Oct
07

HPHS Students Share How Hope Academy Helps Them Stay On Track for Graduation

Hope Academy at the Boys and Girls Club is a program for students at Hartford Public High School who need support in staying on track for graduation. Through smaller class sizes of no more than 10-15 students, working alongside a dedicated staff of ELA, math, science, and social studies teachers sharing engaging, project-based learning, and [...]
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Oct
07

Community Members Provide 150 Bicycles for HPS Student Attendance/PBIS Prizes

Riding a bicycle is a skill that contributes to a sense of independence and self-esteem while supporting a healthy lifestyle. John Ellis and Telford Myer, members of the Independent United Order of Mechanics Western Hemisphere, LLC, a fraternal organization that promotes charity and benevolence, collaborated with HPS Retiree John Perkins, our Family and Community Partnerships [...]
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Oct
05

Hartford Courant: About Hispanic Heritage Month Staff Profiles

Hartford school teachers share their stories and love of their cultures as the district pushes to ‘help students see themselves in the adults around them’ By AMANDA BLANCO  HARTFORD COURANT | OCT 04, 2021 In this 2018 file photo, Maria Obando and Juan Jacinto of Hartford perform a folkoric Peruvian dance during an Hispanic Heritage Month celebration […]

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