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Friday's Scholastic Sports Recap - Hartford Schools

January 22, 2017, 4:05 pm
Outlet: Patch

Here are results from Friday's contests involving teams from Hartford and Tolland counties.

Scholarships Offer "Promise" To Some Connecticut Students

January 17, 2017, 3:30 pm
Outlet: WNPR News

For some, the journey to higher education can feel more like a dead end -- an opportunity stifled by rising tuition fees and the weight of student...

Weaver High School Remains in Top 5 of Boys Basketball Rankings

January 17, 2017, 2:49 pm
Outlet: Patch

Weaver High School placed fifth in the most recent state rankings.

Capital Prep Falls from Top Spot in Girls Basketball Poll

January 17, 2017, 7:40 am
Outlet: Patch

For the first time in a very long while, a team other than Capital Prep sits atop the Connecticut high school girls basketball poll.

Committee Narrows Candidate Pool In Superintendent Search

December 30, 2016, 9:40 pm
Outlet: Hartford Courant Online

The search for Hartford's next schools superintendent is expected to ramp up in the coming weeks after an initial vetting of applicants narrowed the pool to about eight candidates.

Mural Project At Hartford Public’s Law And Government Academy Puts Students’ Art On Display

December 16, 2016, 11:00 am
Outlet: Hartford Courant, The

Gold paint shimmered on the blindfolded Lady Justice, her sword and scales still lightly penciled on the mural taking shape inside Hartford Public...

HPU's Free Classes On Helping Kids Navigate School

December 1, 2016, 10:02 am
Whenever her first-grade son's behavior became unmanageable, school staff told Tynima Toney she would have to come to school and sit with him, or else...