Superintendent’s Corner

Feb
02

The CT Seal of Biliteracy 2021

February 1, 2021   Dear Families, Hartford Public Schools is proud and excited to announce the third year of eligibility for Connecticut’s Seal of Biliteracy, a prestigious award given to students who have demonstrated proficiency in two or more languages by the time they graduate high school. The Seal of Biliteracy will be placed on […]

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Jan
29

Update from the Superintendent 01/29/21

January 29, 2021 Dear Families, As the first month of 2021 draws to a close, I am writing again with a few important updates in keeping with our promise to regularly provide the community with key district news and information. <NEW> Expanding Academic and Social-emotional Learning Opportunities To address the learning loss and diminished engagement […]

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Jan
29

Superintendent’s Message: Celebrating Black History Month

Dear Families, Colleagues, Partners, and Friends, Monday is the start of Black History Month, the annual celebration of achievements of African Americans and their essential role in our history. The theme this year is “The Black Family: Representation, Identity, and Diversity”.  At Hartford Public Schools, we honor the contributions of Black Americans through culturally relevant […]

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Jan
22

Update from the Superintendent

January 22, 2021 Dear Families, I hope you all had a positive and healthy week. We care deeply about all our students, families, and staff.  In keeping with our promise to regularly provide you with information that guides our decisions about health and safety and our learning models, I’m writing with a few important updates. […]

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Jan
15

Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Dear Families, Staff, Partners, and Friends,  On Monday, January 18, we honor and celebrate the legacy of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  At Hartford Public Schools, we are forever inspired by his call for justice, freedom, and equality for all people. The work we do every day in partnership with our students, families, staff, […]

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Jan
15

Update from the Superintendent

January 15, 2021 Dear Families, I hope you all had a safe and productive week. In keeping with our promise to regularly provide the community with information that guides our decisions about health and safety and our learning models, I’m writing with a few important updates. <UPDATED> COVID-19 Cases, Positivity Rates, and Quarantines Our district continues […]

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Jan
08

Update from the Superintendent

January 8, 2021 Dear Families, We are glad to have our students back in hybrid and remote learning. In keeping with our promise to regularly provide the community with information that guides our decisions about health and safety and our learning models, I’m writing with a few important updates. <UPDATED> COVID-19 Cases, Positivity Rates, and […]

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Jan
08

Message from the Superintendent Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez

Message from the SuperintendentDr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez At Hartford Public Schools, we believe we are all brothers and sisters connected by our common humanity and by our belief in a government of, for, and by the people.  As I continue to reflect on the events that took place at our nation’s capital yesterday, I feel a […]

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