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Feb
18

Bulkeley Bulldog Alumnus to Receive Monument Marker

The Bulkeley High School Hall of Fame has planned for a monument marker, pictured at right, to be placed at Bulkeley High School to honor and remember Michael Curry, Class of 1976 who had been inducted into the Bulkeley Hall of Fame. On November 11, 2015 at the young age of 58, Michael Curry died [...]
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Feb
17

REGISTER TODAY! Spring 2021 College Aptitude Test Preparatory Program Sponsored by Delta Sigma Theta Sorority

The College Aptitude Test (CAT) Preparatory Program, sponsored by the Hartford Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., is being offered this spring to all high school students.  Participants will be able to study the content of the Reading, Writing & Language, and Math sections of the SAT test.  All sessions will be virtual […]

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Feb
05

HPS Family Engagement Efforts During COVID-19 Featured in TNTP Report

Rising Together: How Four Districts are Building Community During the COVID-19 Pandemic The COVID-19 pandemic forced school systems across the country to upend their normal practices. But this challenge also presented an opportunity. With strong leadership that treats families, caregivers, and community organizations as full and authentic partners in student learning during the COVID-19 pandemic, [...]
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Feb
01

Celebrating National School Counseling Week 2021

Dear Colleagues and Friends, This week, February 1-5, 2021 is National School Counseling Week (NSCW). On behalf of everyone at Hartford Public Schools, I would like to express our deepest appreciation for all that school counselors do to ensure the academic success and well-being of our students and families. The theme of NSCW this year […]

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Jan
26

HPS Receives $200,000 Donation from Stanley Black & Decker to Support Online Learning

  PRESS RELEASE Hartford Public Schools Receives $200,000 Donation from Stanley Black & Decker to Support Online Learning  (January 25, 2021, Hartford, CT) — To support technology access and online learning for Hartford Public Schools students, Stanley Black & Decker made a generous $200,000 donation to the district. The funds will be used to bridge […]

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Jan
20

HPS Receives Third Barr Foundation Grant to Support Post-Secondary Success

Hartford Public Schools has been awarded a $500,000 grant from the Barr Foundation to support implementation of the district’s high school design efforts as part of the Planning for Post-Secondary Success for All Students project. The goal of the project is to deepen understanding of high school students’ experiences and develop strategic plans that promote […]

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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
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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