Teaching and Learning

Dec
02

Superintendent Update – December 2, 2022

December 2, 2022 Dear Families, Thank you for your continued partnership. Please see below for some updates from Hartford Public Schools. <NEW> School Choice Application Period Opens It’s almost time to decide which school you want to attend next year! The Regional School Choice Office (RSCO) Open Choice and On-Time applications open on Monday, December […]

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Dec
01

Join Us for a Community Budget Forum about the 2023-2024 School Year

Select LanguageAlbanianAmharicArabicBengaliBosnianChinese (Simplified)CroatianDutchEnglishFrenchGermanGujaratiHindiIgboItalianJapaneseKannadaKoreanMalayalamMarathiMyanmar (Burmese)NepaliPashtoPolishPortugueseRussianSomaliSpanishSwahiliTamilTeluguTurkishUkrainianUrduVietnameseYoruba Please join Superintendent Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez and HPS Chief Financial Officer Phillip Penn for a Virtual Community Budget Forum on Tuesday, December 13, 2022 from 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM. This event is for all HPS Families and Community Members. Click here to register for the webinar, or you may also watch [...]
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Dec
01

Introducing: Career Conversations

Hartford Public Schools' Office of Academics and Office of Communications are launching an exciting new video project called Career Conversations. In each video, an HPS student interviews a professional about their experiences in school and how those experiences prepared them for their careers. Career Conversations is designed to help students explore various jobs and post-secondary [...]
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Nov
30

Exchange Students Visit Renzulli Academy

On Friday, November  18, 2022,  Renzulli Academy middle school students had the opportunity to hear seven AFS exchange students talk about their countries and their experiences here in the USA. The students, from Italy, Japan, Chili, Egypt, Denmark, France and the Czech Republic, talked about their home land, education and things they enjoy doing. If […]

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Nov
30

Milner Middle School Fall 2022 Honor Roll

Congratulations to all the Milner Middle School students for their hard work and success in making it onto this semester's honor roll! Enjoy the photo gallery below from the celebration event.  Congratulations to all families, and special thanks to the student council for making the event possible. 6th Grade Honors Yanaira Mauras Marissa Palmer Briyana [...]
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Nov
29

HPHS World Language Teacher Brings Language and Culture from Dominican Republic to HPHS

World Language Teacher, Paola Medina, an international teacher teaching in HPS from the Dominican Republic, celebrated Culture Day at Hartford Public High School. Students engaged in learning about traditional Dominican dress, participated in literacy stations utilizing culturally relevant books from the island and created a fun-filled Mascara de Carnaval representing their culture.         [...]
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Nov
27

Go-o-o-al!!! Play the Hartford Attendance Cup to Beat Chronic Absenteeism!

Select LanguageAlbanianAmharicArabicBengaliBosnianChinese (Simplified)CroatianDutchEnglishFrenchGermanGujaratiHindiIgboItalianJapaneseKannadaKoreanMalayalamMarathiMyanmar (Burmese)NepaliPashtoPolishPortugueseRussianSomaliSpanishSwahiliTamilTeluguTurkishUkrainianUrduVietnameseYoruba Beginning on October 17, 2022 and running through the end of November, the Hartford Attendance Cup is a district-wide competition in which schools earn goals by achieving great Average Daily Attendance. Schools will compete to earn goals through the following ways: 95% or higher Average Daily Attendance (ADA) equals 3 goals [...]
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Nov
18

Superintendent Update – November 18, 2022

November 18, 2022 Dear Families, Thank you for your continued partnership. Please see below for some updates from Hartford Public Schools. <NEW> Arts for Attendance Winners Recognized Congratulations to the students and staff who won this year’s ‘Arts for Attendance’ Video, Visual & Slogan Contest. I had the pleasure of meeting some of the talented […]

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