Register for Free Saturday Academy for Grades K-12

Register for Free Saturday Academy for Grades K-12

Hartford Public Schools Saturday Academy is an extended learning opportunity that provides all (Magnet and District) K-12 students with enrichment activities as well as academic support in reading and math in partnership with our Community Based Organizations.

Programming for each Saturday will be from 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM and includes breakfast and lunch.

Saturday Academy will be offered in 3 cycles. Each cycle will include 5 Saturdays.

Parents may register their child for 1, 2 or all 3 cycles. Registration will open prior to each cycle.

Families will receive enrollment location information 7 – 14 days after registration.

Week 1 Week 2 Week 3 Week 4 Week 5
Cycle 1 January 14th January 21st January 28th February 4th February 11th
Cycle 2 February 25th March 4th March 11th March 18th March 25th
Cycle 3 April 8th April 15th April 22nd April 29th May 6th
February 25th and April 15th are part of February and April Breaks.

Transportation*, Breakfast & Lunch provided!

*Transportation is for Hartford residents only.  Transportation will be provided if the distance from student’s home to the assigned school is within the transportation guidelines. Parents/guardians of students who are within walking distance of their assigned school may contact the Transportation Department to request their child to be assigned an existing bus stop.


  • Zones 1 and 2: SAND School
  • Zone 3: Parkville Community School
  • Zone 4: Dwight Bellizzi Dual Language Academy
  • High School: SAND School



Cycle Dates Registration Opens Registration Closes Notes
Cycle 1:  1/14/22 – 2/11/23 December 5, 2022 December 23, 2022

Registration closed

Cycle 2:  2/25/23 – 3/25/23 January 17, 2023 February 10, 2023

Register here!

Cycle 3:  4/8/23 – 5/6/23 February 27, 2023 March 24, 2023 Cycle 2 registration continues but transportation MAY be impacted

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For support, please contact Erin Doyle


Please know that the following schools are hosting independent Saturday Academies.  If families are interested in attending at the below-listed schools, please contact your child’s school directly. Students from these schools are welcome to register for the the HPS District Saturday Academy program.

Burns Latino Studies Academy
Environmental Sciences Magnet School at Mary Hooker
Kennelly School
Pathways Academy of Technology and Design
University High School of Sciences and Engineering