Teaching and Learning

Oct
02

Bulkeley High School Students Create Paintings for Hartford Marathon Foundation

Bulkeley High School students have created wonderful paintings inspired by the Hartford Marathon for the Hartford Marathon Foundation. The paintings will be exhibited at the XL Center HMF Fitness Expo at the XL Center: Thurs, Oct 10: 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM and Fri, Oct 11: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM. The paintings will also be […]

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Oct
02

Hartford Public High School Students Assist Knox/UTC/Engineers Without Borders in Construction

Republished from United Technologies news, 9/20/19 United Technologies CEO, Greg Hayes announced a partnership expansion between UTC and Engineers Without Borders during a community event with EWB-USA in Hartford, CT. Both organizations joined local non-profit KNOX in building a rainwater catchment system that will provide low-cost sustainable water access for a community garden. The project is part of an […]

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Oct
02

HPS Athletics K-8 Online Registration!

HPS Athletics recently launched the online athletics registration for K – 8 students. It will eliminate paper and help families with students in elementary and middle school register for sports online. DEADLINE IS THURSDAY, 10/3/19!!!! To register your K – 8 child for fall sports click here. https://hartfordms-ar.rschooltoday.com   Support Our Athletics Department and Purchase […]

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Oct
02

Breakthrough Magnet School South Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month!

Breakthrough Magnet School South has been celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month in so many fun and creative ways – thanks in large part to their staff Culture Committee! Some of the many and varied events and activities have included: parent guest speakers in classrooms and at Community Meeting, cafe staff playing Latin music during lunch waves, […]

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Oct
02

Rawson School Students Help Bahama Hurricane Victims

On September 23, 2019, Violette Haldane, president of the West Indian Foundation of Hartford visited the Rawson School classroom of teacher, Amber Riley-Wilson. Ms. Riley-Wilson’s students had collected a car-full of supplies for Hurricane Dorian victims in the Bahamas. Collection for Bahamas and Hurricane Dorian Relief (Left to right) West Indian Foundation President Violette Haldane, Rawson […]

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Sep
30

Trinity College and Hartford Public Schools Expand Partnership

Republished from the Trinity College newsletter.  POSTED SEP 19  BY ANDREW J. CONCATELLI The start of the school year marked the start of plans for an expanded Early College program at the Hartford Magnet Trinity College Academy (HMTCA), thanks to a new 10-year partnership agreement between Hartford Public Schools and Trinity College. Approved earlier this summer by the Hartford Board of […]

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Sep
25

Hartford one of five U.S. cities launching language development program for young children

In this file photo, Jayce points out something in a book while volunteer Karen Lynch reads to children between the ages of one and two years old, at the YWCA’s Early Learning Center “Book Buddies” program. The city of Hartford is launching a new early childhood program that will aim to expose young children to […]

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Sep
20

Environmental Sciences Students Stage Climate Strike

As an environmental science school, Environmental Science Magnet School at Mary Hooker is passionate about the world climate and global issues. The Climate Strike event aligns perfectly with the school’s vision and theme. We encouraged our students to civically engage in real world problems and support their voices. On Friday, September 27th at 8:45am over […]

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