Celebrating our Graduates – 2018

Celebrating our Graduates – 2018

Join us in congratulating the Hartford Public Schools Class of 2018.  Please enjoy words of wisdom from some of our Valedictorians and great moments from our graduation ceremonies.

Meet our Valedictorians

Luis Gonzalez
Bulkeley High School
University of Connecticut
“If you are scared to do something because it stresses you out, do it anyway!”

Gabby Livingston
Capital Community College Magnet Academy
University of Connecticut
“Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.” — Benjamin Franklin

Marwa Abdinoor
Capital Preparatory Magnet School
University of Connecticut
“What you seek is seeking you.”


Lance Saddler
Classical Magnet School
Yale University
Non scholae sed vitae discimus. (“We learn not for school but for life.”) — Horace

Shawn Lloret-Quinones
High School, Inc.
Central Connecticut State University
“What we do for ourselves dies with us, what we do for others remains forever immortal.”
— Albert Pike

Claire Faulkner
Journalism & Media Academy
Quinnipiac University
“To serve, to strive, and not to yield.” — Outward Bound motto

Emelia Blankenship
Pathways Academy of Technology & Design
Rensselaer Polytechnic
“The three great essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness; third, common sense.”
– Thomas A. Edison

Graduations 2018

Bulkeley High School

Read about the Capital Community College Magnet Academy graduation.

Read about the Capital Preparatory Magnet School graduation here.

See the photo essay about the Classical Magnet graduation.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Global Communications Academy (IB)

Great Path Academy

Read about the HMTCA graduation.

High School, Inc.

Friday, June 15, 2018

Hartford Public High School’s
Engineering & Green Technology Academy, Law & Government Academy, & Nursing Academy

See photos of the Journalism & Media and Culinary Arts Academy

R.J. Kinsella

Pathways Academy of Technology & Design

Sport & Medical Sciences Academy

Read about the University High graduation.

Monday, June 18, 2018