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Jun
22

Student Access & Equity During COVID-19

View the Student Access & Equity infographic below and download it here. [en español] At Hartford Public Schools we care deeply about our students and families. We are grateful for the partnership and support of families during the transition to distance learning and for every family’s efforts to keep students engaged. Providing high-quality teaching and [...]
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Jun
19

Juneteenth Message from the Superintendent

June 19, 2020   Dear Families, Colleagues, Partners, and Friends, As many of you know, Juneteenth is an annual holiday that commemorates the end of slavery in the United States. It marks the day, June 19, in 1865 when Union soldiers shared the news that the Civil War had ended and black people were free. […]

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Jun
18

HPS Survey: Planning for School Year 2020-21

  June 11, 2020 Dear HPS Students and Families, We care deeply about each of you. As we look ahead to preparing for a return to school this Fall, we are committed to partnering with you to ensure safety and to provide high-quality teaching and learning to all our students. A few years ago, when […]

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Jun
18

HPS Partners with TNTP to Strengthen Family Engagement with Distance Learning

Hartford Public Schools Partners with TNTP to Strengthen Family Engagement with Distance Learning The new partnership will strengthen family and community engagement with distance learning and preparations for a return to school in the fall of 2020.   (June 19, 2020, Hartford, CT) – Hartford Public Schools announces a partnership with TNTP, a national nonprofit […]

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Jun
18

Nuchette Black-Burke Receives Community Service Award from ULGH

Hartford Public Schools is proud to announce that our Chief Engagement & Partnerships Officer Nuchette Black-Burke, M.Ed. received the 2020 Community Service Award from the Urban League of Greater Hartford (ULGH). She was recognized for her many contributions at ULGH’s Annual Meeting on Thursday, June 18, during a virtual FB Live ceremony. At HPS, Black-Burke oversees Family […]

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2020 HPS Students with the Seal of Biliteracy

2020 HPS Students with the Seal of Biliteracy NAME LANGUAGE SCHOOL Alfredo Alvarez Spanish Bulkeley High School Abigail Andres Rojas Spanish Bulkeley High School Josibeth Antoine Spanish Bulkeley High School Josleidy Antoine Spanish Bulkeley High School Claudia Brahimi Italian Bulkeley High School Mariangelis Colon Spanish Bulkeley High School Abigail Contreras Spanish Bulkeley High School Zaida […]

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Jun
12

End-of-Year Message from the Superintendent

June 11, 2020   ­Dear HPS Families, Colleagues, Partners, and Friends: Another school year has come to an end and we are going to miss our students more than ever. On behalf of everyone at Hartford Public Schools, I want to express my heartfelt gratitude to all our students, families, teachers, staff, and community partners […]

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Jun
12

HPS and Partners Break Ground on New Boys & Girls Club Hartford

Nearly six months after announcing a campaign to open a new Boys & Girls Club Hartford (BGCH) in the city’s South End, Superintendent Leslie Torres-Rodriguez joined BGCH and supporting partners to break ground at the site on Ledyard Street on Thursday, June 10. The event brought together a range of leaders and stakeholders, including Governor [...]
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