School Climate and Culture

Sep
05

Joanne Tremblay Jackson, Director of Student Support Services Named 2019 Bloomberg Fellow

We’re pleased to announce Joanne Tremblay Jackson, the Hartford Public Schools Director of Student Support Services, as a 2019 Bloomberg Fellow! Fellows receive a full scholarship to earn an MPH or DrPH, then use their new skills to continue tackling some of the toughest challenges facing US communities. The Bloomberg American Health Initiative at the […]

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Sep
05

Our School Nurse of the Year; Supporting our Students’ Attendance

In May, our own Maria Martinez, R.N., dedicated School Nurse for 25 years at Expeditionary Learning Academy at Moylan School, won the Connecticut Association of School Nurses Annual Connecticut School Nurse of the Year Award! Maria really goes above and beyond for her students and families. We are very proud! Hartford Public Schools knows that our […]

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Aug
29

Free Competitive Rowing (Crew Team) for Hartford-Resident Students who Attend HPS

  Fall rowing is free for Hartford and East Hartford-resident students who attend a Hartford Public School. The fee is $250 for suburban students who attend a Hartford Public School. The fee is $750 for suburban students who attend a suburban school. No experience necessary. Learn more and register at riverfront.org/youth Questions? Contact Bryan Pape […]

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Aug
29

Noah Webster MicroSociety Magnet School Receives Four STARS; Highest Recognition from Microsociety Community 

Noah Webster MicroSociety Magnet School received Four STARS, the highest recognition of excellence awarded to our international community!  At Noah Webster, teachers and students alike recognize the importance of teamwork for student success. They value the accountability that students have in their own learning and empower students to take responsibility in their education by seeking […]

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Aug
29

Hartford Public Schools Honors its Paraeducators

                                 Hartford Public Schools Paraeducator of the Year, Kelly Harris of Milner Middle School On Thursday August 22, 2019 at Bulkeley High School the AFT-CT, HFP 2221 Paraeductors Union and Hartford Public Schools honored and celebrated our Paraeducators at the […]

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Aug
28

How Can We Help You? The HPS Communications and Customer Service Contact Card

If you have a question, concern, or issue that you would like to address regarding your child’s education and/or your child’s school, please follow the steps on our Contact Card below.  You can print a copy to keep at home, too!     Si tiene alguna pregunta, inquietud, o problema que desearía hablar con respecto […]

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Aug
26

Don’t Miss Free Screening of CNN Original Series, “The Redemption Project” and Panel about CT Criminal Justice Reform

  #cut50 is a national initiative of the Dream Corps that works to reduce the prison population while making our communities safer. Their campaigns are led by people who have been directly impacted by the justice system and want to create change. #cut50 has lead successful days of advocacy and change with the National Day of Empathy […]

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Aug
23

Back-to-School Message from Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez

­Dear HPS Families, Colleagues, Partners, and Friends: I hope that everyone had a wonderful summer vacation! The new school year begins on Tuesday, August 27 and I am so excited to welcome back all our beautiful and capable students on Day One. For all families and care-givers preparing a child for the start of school, […]

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