Announcements
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Learn about the 1st annual Author Series @ Pathways. Ms. Chelsea Usher has lined up a terrific group of authors who will either be skyping in or presenting at Pathways throughout the fall. Authors will be discussing a variety of topics including self-publishig, writing books, fan fiction, writers workshop, and more. If you are interested in signing up for a session, please see Ms. Usher in Room 423. For dates and authors, click on the article headline.
The annual PTO Yankee Candle Fundraiser has begun. Every student received a packet of information earlier this week. Order forms are due on September 29th. This fundraiser pays for Senior Class Events, the annual BBQ, Field Day, Diversity Day, and more! If you have any questions, please call the main office.
Attention Summer Interns: Please finalize your presentations about your internship experiences. The 2nd Annual Internship Presentation Day will be held on October 4th. Parents, mentors, and business members are invited to attend.
Hartford's Own Talent Competition on 9-30-17 - a Hip Hop and R&B youth talent competition called The Plug on September 30, 2017. Youth performers will be chosen from Instagram auditions going on now through 9/14 and finalist will perform before a live studio audience and celebrity judges for the chance to win $500.
This College Fair Program by the 100 Black Men of Stamford and has various workshops focused on the college admission process, navigating financial aid, and preparing for the SAT. There will be 50+ colleges and universities with many of the HBCU (Historically Black Colleges & Universities) present. See the full article for the details. If you are interested, please sign up in the main office.
Pathways News
Give a warm Pathways welcome to Ms. Kristyn Rosen, a new Design teacher at Pathways. She teaches Fundamentals of Design, Digital Photography, and Advanced Art: Capstone, and also has a sophomore advisory class. She comes to us from New Jersey and recently moved to the Hartford area. Learn more about her in the full article. Welcome Ms. Rosen!
The Award for Aspirations in Computing honors young women at the high-school level for their computing-related achievements and interests.. Any US high school woman in grades 9 through 12 is eligible to apply. Award recipients are selected based on their aptitude and interest in technology and computing, leadership ability, academic history, and plans for post-secondary education. Applications can be submitted anytime between now and early November. To apply, students must go to https://www.aspirations.org/participate/high-school.
Check out the Hartford Courant article about a terrific summer internship program that are students have been involved in for several years. Trinity Mobile Apps provides real-world, problem-solving experiences for students.
We had a terrific Summer Bridge program for our incoming students. Nearly 90 students, most from the freshmen class along with some sophomores, attended a fantastic program created by our teaching staff. Students participated in team-building activities, engaged in scavenger hunts throughout the school, participated in lessons on self-esteem, self-advocacy, communication, organization, presentation skills, and ePortfolio design. All students created their ePortfolio and had their first Pathways presentation! Read more for the full recap of the week and to see pictures.

Pathways Academy empowers its diverse community of students to become active participants in our global, technology-driven society.

Through Project-Based and Work-Based Learning, students acquire technological and critical thinking skills that enables them to successfully compete in the growing, fast-paced and rapidly changing world economy.

US News and World Report Bronze 2016
Upcoming Events
School Calendar
  • September 2017
    • FriSep22 College Rep Visit - University of New Haven
    • MonSep25 Author Series @ Pathways, Kendare Blake 1:00 PM to 2:00 PMRoom 423
    • TueSep26 College Rep Visit - Eastern CT State University Sign Up on the 3rd Floor Bulletin Board
    • TueSep26 College Rep Visit - University of Connecticut Sign Up on the 3rd Floor Bulletin Board
    • TueSep26 9th Grade Assembly 1:35 PM to 2:15 PMPathways Cafeteria
    • TueSep26 Peer Mentor Monthly Meeting 1:35 PM to 2:15 PMPathways Library
    • ThuSep28 Ms. Usher on Field trip to Hartford Stage 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM50 Church Street, Hartford, CT 06103
    • FriSep29 Hurrican Relief Dress Down Fundraiser taking place @ Pathways
    • SatSep30 Welcome Back to School BBQ Sponsored by the Pathways PTO-SGC 1:00 PMGoodwin Park, Hartford, CT
  • October 2017
    • MonOct02 College Rep Visit - Post University Sign Up on the Bulletin Board on the 3rd Floor
    • MonOct02 Author Series @ Pathways - Sarah Porter 1:00 PM to 2:00 PMRoom 423
    • TueOct03 College Rep Visit - Central CT State University Sign Up on the Bulletin Board on the 3rd Floor
    • TueOct03 College Rep Visit - Southern CT State University Sign Up on the Bulletin Board on the 3rd Floor
    • TueOct03 College Rep Visit - Worcester Polytechnic Institute Sign Up on the Bulletin Board on the 3rd Floor
    • TueOct03 Mrs. Maziarz on Field Trip to Hartford Stage 9:00 AM to 1:45 PM50 Church Street, Hartford, CT

Pathways Academy
of Technology & Design

2 Pent Road, East Hartford, CT 06118

T: 860-695-9450 F: 860-569-5569

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