April 15, 2021

Hartford High School News


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Hartford High theater students find right note in pandemic

Hartford High theater students find right note in pandemic "A musical has a script, but Hartford High School’s upcoming production of The Drowsy Chaperone has been an improvisation from the start." - read the full article on the Valley News website at  https://www.vnews.com/Hartford-High-play-production-39785738

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Change to Student Day Calendar

Hello Hartford! I am writing because I recently became aware of an issue with our school calendar for this year. At the beginning of this school year the Governor closed school until September 8, due to the pandemic. Normally, without the pandemic closure, we would have had 9 student days prior to September 8th. Our students w...

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HHS Musical: The Drowsy Chaperone - Tickets Now On Sale!

Tickets for this year's hilarious musical, The Drowsy Chaperone, are on sale! This is our 40th Production!! Show Dates:   Friday, April 9th @ 7:00pm & Saturday, April 10th @ 7:00pm Live-Stream ONLY Tickets: Single Viewing $10 (1 person viewing per household) Family Viewing $25 (3-4 peopl...

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BroadwayVentures summer camp

Is your rising 5th-12th grader interested in spending the summer learning to sing, act, and perform? Then begin your adventure with BroadwayVentures, offered through the Hartford Rec. Department . Whether this is your first theatre experience or your tenth, BroadwayVentures is for you! This summer's musical is You’re a Good Man Charlie B...

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Updated Guidance on Social Gatherings

Updated Guidance: Social Gatherings Starting March 12, 2021 Governor Scott is allowing 2 unvaccinated households to gather at a time. This means 1 unvaccinated household can get together with another unvaccinated household and people will not need to quarantine. You are not limited to gathering with just 1 trusted household. We must still...

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A View from the Principal's Office

I hope that you are all well.  I have found myself using this greeting a lot.  Wellness has become something that can be elusive, and it certainly is my hope for everyone in our school community.  I know that many are not well.  School has been hard, COVID guidelines have been difficult to follow, teenage social beings force...

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Hartford Performing Arts Camp

Save the Dates for HPAC: August 2-6, 2021!  More information will come out this spring on what types of programming will be offered this year and how to register.

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Hartford School District Health and Safety Guidance for Families

We return from holiday break tomorrow, January 4, 2021. We wanted to take a moment to refresh and remind everyone of the public safety measures that everyone needs to complete to minimize the risk of spreading the virus any further. As a district we started the school year very cautiously and it proved to be very safe. We do not want to be lax ...

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Holiday Travel

Hello Hartford Students and Parents! As we approach the upcoming holiday break, we wanted to thank everyone for their vigilance for the first part of the school year.  We also wanted to remind people of the current restrictions the Governor of Vermont has in place: Non-essential travel outside of Vermont and social gath...

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HOPE ROCKS

HOPE ROCKS  is a free online dance party  THIS WEDNESDAY, 12/16 from 8-9 pm, produced by several Hartford HHS community members, and offered as a creative release for a challenging year.  All Hartford families are welcome to attend. The event is live on ZOOM and Facebook, curated by HHS parent DJ Sean Hay and prod...

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Updates to Health Screening Questions

Hello Hartford School District Students, Parents and Families! I hope you all had a wonderful holiday. As you know the guidance for school attendance during the pandemic changed last week to include a prohibition on multi-household gatherings. Governor Scott directed all schools to require students and staff who attended multi-household g...

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HSD Covid Update

Hello Hartford! Thank you for working so hard to make the first quarter of the year successful. Whether you are a student, a parent, a teacher or staff member, we appreciate it. As you most likely have heard Vermont is seeing a surge in new COVID-19 cases. Recent data has shown that social gatherings, both inside and outside, at homes, bars ...

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Hartford Schools Parent COVID Information Forum

Hello Hartford! I know there are many questions about school operations, safety and planning during the pandemic. I also realize the holidays are coming up and many families want to travel and there are restrictions you need to understand. The District COVID Coordinators; Andrea Davis, RN and Felicia Hayes, RN, Jeff Moreno, Athleti...

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Hartford Halloween Guidelines!

Here are some guidelines from the Town of Hartford for a Safe & Spooky Halloween!

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High School Picture Day

Hartford High School's Picture Day will be Wednesday, October 21st for the Blue group and Thursday, October 22nd for the Red group, from 9:00 - 2:30. All students need to have a Hartford High School photo. Photos will take place in the office, one classroom at a time, with one student entering the office at a time.  The students will...

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Kinsa FLUency

This year the Hartford School District schools will be participating in the Kinsa FLUency program.  This program allows you to download a free app to your smartphone through which you can track your child's temperature and any symptoms and it will also allow us to anonymously monitor the spread of illness in our school.  When you down...

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Required Medical Forms

Good morning HHS families! You will be receiving a packet of information in the mail.  Within this are some very important health related forms that I wanted you to be aware of.  Included are:  An information letter outlining some changes and expectations for the upcoming school year (the bottom of this needs to be sign...

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View from the Principal’s Office

August 21, 2020 I hope that you and your family are well.  This summer has been unlike any other I have experienced in my 35 years at Hartford.  Our administrators, working with our district leadership, have spent hundreds of hours in consideration of opening school while prioritizing student, staff, and community safety and well-b...

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Mask guidance from the nurse

Hello Hartford High School Parents and Guardians, As you have read in Mr. Fogg's email message last week, based on current guidance it will be an expectation that students will need to wear cloth face coverings while in school next year.  I am writing to encourage you to have your student start practicing/building stamina wearing the "m...

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Hartford High School's Plan for Reopening

Good afternoon, I hope that all of you are well.  I am sharing Hartford High School's plan for school reopening.  While the embedded letter is quite lengthy, it is my hope that you will read it thoroughly.  I am also asking each of you to complete the survey below.  This information will help us as we get deeper into...

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Hartford School District Community Survey--July 2020

Hello Hartford!  We need some help from you as we work to prepare for the re-opening of our schools and programs in the Fall.The school district staff has been working hard to prepare and now we are seeking your input. Please take a moment to complete the survey by 7/24/2020 at: https://forms.gle/6GG36hfCLaFMMRak7 Please fill out one...

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Graduation

Did you see the special Hartford Graduation insert in this weekend's Valley News?  It includes award winners, speeches, graduate information, and lots of photos! If you missed the print version, check out the fantastic e-version on the Valley News website .

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Class of 2020

Congratulations to the graduating class of 2020!  It was a unique graduation, for sure!  CATV recorded the graduation and put together this video. Enjoy!  

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New Survey for Summer Lunch Program

The Hartford Community Coalition , in partnership with Fresh Picks Cafe , will continue providing breakfast and lunches every week day through August 14th.  Whether you are currently receiving or services or want to opt in, we need you to fill out this survey . If you have any questions, please contact Kassandra Bacon:  hccv...

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Retirement Celebration

Please join us in honoring our retiring teachers and staff this year.  We are very sad that we are not able to hold our Annual Hartford Education Association/ Hartford School Board Retirement Reception. We worked hard to create this video in an effort to reflect and honor all of the tremendous contributions these retirees have ...

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