Teaching and Learning

Jul
23

DISCOVER: A School Choice Family Event Sunday!

REMINDER Greater Hartford Area Families – Join us this Sunday at Dunkin’ Donuts Park for food & fun as you explore the high-quality, personalized school choice options available to your child! As you stroll through the inside of the stadium, stop at tables to connect with our amazing schools and programs, participate in games and […]

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Jul
21

HPS Joins Partners to Announce Allied Health Career Pathway at Hartford Public High School

HPS Joins Partners to Announce Allied Health Career Pathway at Hartford Public High School On Wednesday, June 21, outside the auditorium at the historic Hartford Public High School, Superintendent Leslie Torres-Rodriguez, HPHS Principal Flora Padro, Hartford HealthCare President and CEO Jeff Flaks, Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin, and Board of Education Member Philip Rigueur demonstrated the [...]
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Jul
15

Superintendent Update – July 15, 2021

July 15, 2021   Superintendent Update   Dear Families, I hope you are enjoying your summer. I’m writing to provide you with a few important updates and reminders. <NEW> Parents/Guardians and Other Visitors Will be Allowed in School Buildings Upon Screening Effective Monday, July 19, 2021, all HPS locations may now allow parents/guardians and other […]

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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
13

Have Fun, Win Prizes in the Summer Reading Adventure for Ages Birth -19!

Have fun reading and win prizes, too! Participate with Hartford Public Schools, Hartford Public Library, and CT Children’s in the Summer Reading Adventure: Reading Colors Your World, for children and teens, ages birth-19; kicking off June 21 and ending August 21, 2021!   How to Participate: Complete a virtual Registration Form for each young person […]

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Jun
29

Hartford Public High School Historic Planetarium and Observatory Soon to Open for Students

The historic Hartford Public High School building which architect George Keller designed in “Secular Gothic Style” stood at 39 Hopkins Street and was a “school which in architectural beauty and in completeness of equipment was far in advance of its time.  This was particularly true in regard to the facilities for teaching science.”  The school […]

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Jun
28

LIU Summer Honors College for Rising Juniors and Seniors

Long Island University is launching a new summer program called the Summer Honors College, where high school students can earn college credit at a reduced rate while experiencing college life at the Post campus in Brookville, NY. Rising juniors, rising seniors, and  graduates are encouraged to participate. You are invited to Long Island University’s Summer […]

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Jun
27

CLASS OF 2021: Free Manufacturing Training and Career Placement Program for Women

Have you ever wondered what a career in manufacturing can do for you? Learn about this comprehensive entry-level training program focused on women in manufacturing. Manchester Community College Women in Manufacturing Pipeline Initiative is offering a Free Manufacturing Training and Career Placement Program for Women starting this fall. There are a few spots remaining and […]

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