Twenty-Seven Hartford Students Take Home Trophies in the Final Round of the Fifth Annual Hartford Public Schools Academic Competition
Twenty-two School Teams participated the final round of the 2013 Academic Competition. Sixty-three elementary grade students and their families, battled it out to see who will be the best at vocabulary, math, writing and geography in the final round of the Fourth Annual Hartford Public Schools Academic Competition.
Hartford Public Schools Launches its First Annual STEM Expo
The 1st Annual Hartford Schools' Citywide S.T.E.M. Expo was held on May 22nd at the Koeppel Community Center at Trinity College. The Expo was open to all PK – 12 students in the categories of filming, gaming and apps, inventions, traditional science fair.
United States Secretary of Education Arne Duncan Wowed by HPS Students during Visit to Classical Magnet School When U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan and Gov. Dannel Malloy took questions on school safety issues from Bulkeley High, Classical Magnet and West Middle School students last Friday, the “post-Newtown hall” turned out to be much more than a forgettable photo opp. The students brought sophisticated questions –and that’s what made the event worthwhile.
The Office of Academics Announces the First Annual District Debate Championship
The Office of Academics is happy to announce the results of the First Annual District Debate Championship. The semi-final and final debates took place on Thursday, May 2 at the Wadsworth Atheneum. Four teams from different high schools competed for the title of District Debate Champion. The competitors debated the resolution, “Resolved: Public schools should be allowed to raise money by selling advertising space to corporate sponsors and other businesses,” which was provided one week in advance.