Posted 11/21/2017 09:00PM
Happy Thanksgiving to all our Pathways' Families! We wish you a wonderful holiday with your family and friends. Enjoy a few days off, too! Check out today's student news on "What I Am Thankful For!" We will see everyone on Monday, November 27th.
Posted 11/18/2017 02:05PM
Congratulations to all the Pathways students who qualified for Honors or High Honors in the 1st Marking Period. High Honors is a 4.0 GPA or above, and Honors is 3.0-3.999. Read the full article to see the entire list.
Posted 11/18/2017 02:04PM
On Saturday, November 18th, one of our staff members is going to be recognized for her exemplary teaching and service to the Hartford community by Iota Phi Lambda. Their Beta Chapter here in Hartford annually recognizes educators for their service of promoting these goals, and this year, one of the Apple for the Teacher Award recipients is our own, Mrs. Heidi Bothamley. We are all truly lucky to have you, Mrs. Bothamley. Congratulations! Read the full article for more details.
Posted 11/18/2017 01:59PM
Thank you to everyone who came to our Pathways PTO Pasta Potluck & Turkey Bingo! We had a great time with many of our families enjoying some delicious food and playing BINGO. Several families won Stop & Shop gift cards to help with their Thanksgivings. Read the full article for some pictures.
Posted 11/18/2017 01:51PM
Ms. Clark's TV Production classes have the opportunity year to take part in the Fox 61 Student News which gives high students the chance to write/produce news stories to run on Fox 61. Caitlin Topping's story ran this past week on the newscast about her internship with the Center for Creative Youth. Check it out in the full article.
Posted 11/15/2017 10:07PM
Principal Goldblum has a new Principal's Comment Box on the school website located under the Student Life tab. If you have a comment, suggestion, idea, or want to share important information with him, you can use the comment box to do so. Your comment can also be completely anonymous. Visit the link to the comment box in the full article.
Posted 11/15/2017 09:57PM
Please join us in building our school pantry for Pathways' families in need. Items needed to start our pantry include canned foods, jar foods, dried foods, toiletries, and gift cards. See the flier for more information. Please leave your donations in the main office or contact the school for pick up. Thank you for your support!
Posted 11/15/2017 09:45PM
Attention all juniors and seniors! Apply for Bank of America's Student Leader Program. Applications are accepted through February 2nd, 2018. A student must be 16 at the start of the summer internship, which begins in June of 2018. To further their personal and educational growth, students will participate in an eight-week paid internship in the summer of 2018 with the Boys and Girls Clubs of Hartford and they attend a leadership seminar in Washington, D.C. Read more to find out the registration information.
Posted 11/15/2017 09:31PM
We are collecting adult size new coats, hats, gloves, and scarves for our Pathways' store. The drive runs from November 17th to December 8th, 2017. You can drop off donations at Pathways Academy or contact Ms. Pauline Rivera for a pick up at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please call the main office for any questions at 860-695-9450. Thank you for your support!
Posted 11/15/2017 09:28PM
We are gearing up for our annual Internship Appreciation Event to be held on Thursday, November 30th at Goodwin College at 6pm. To prepare for this great event, check out the summer internship experiences slideshow in the full article and learn more about our great student interns and partners.
Posted 11/15/2017 02:48PM
Support the Class of 2020 by buying a Dave & Buster's Power Card. Tickets will be sold during block break outside of the main office from November 17th to November 27th.
Posted 11/10/2017 08:41AM
Thank You to the 115 families who came to our Parent/Teacher Conferences this past Wednesday. We are sorry if you were unable to attend. Please call the school to make appointments to meet and conference with your child's teacher. Our next Parent-Teacher Conference will be on January 31st, 2018 from 1pm-3pm and 5pm-7pm.
Posted 11/10/2017 08:29AM
Apply to INROADS for a Free Summer Leadership Summit Opportunity for College Bound High School Seniors. Read the full article for the details.
Posted 11/03/2017 07:56PM
Ms. Chelsea Usher has organized a chapter of Girlcott at Pathways, and several female students are involved and raising awareness about the challenges and issues women face today. Ultimately, it is a girlcott (as opposed to "boycott") of policies, attitudes and practices that allow gender injustice to continue.
Posted 11/03/2017 07:52PM
Check out our Halloween Costume slideshow! So many students displayed great costumes and creativity on Halloween!
Posted 11/03/2017 07:39PM
Join us to celebrate at the annual Internship Appreciation Event on Tuesday, November 30th. Students will network, share highlights of their internship experiences as well as thank and acknowledge their employers. Early Bird 2017 Candidates will meet company representatives between 5pm and 6pm during the Showcase. Visit the article to find the link to sign up and RSVP.
Posted 11/03/2017 07:32PM
CREW – Commercial Real Estate for Women of CT sponsored an event at the Colt Building in Hartford on November 1. CREW provides a networking and social forum for Commercial Real Estate Professionals of every related field and discipline. The educational program offered high school females exposure to career opportunities and encouraged them to consider roles in real estate, design, surveying, construction, architecture, property management and more. Read the full article for more details.
Posted 10/28/2017 02:07PM
Congratulations to our Special Education Department who held the 4th Annual Transition Expo for the Hartford Public School district on the evening on October 25th. Over 20 organizations were present to share resources and information with families. Thank you to all the students and staff who helped make this very important event possible.
Posted 10/28/2017 09:16AM
Early on a brisk fall morning in East Hartford, professionals took time out of their busy schedules to visit with the freshmen at Pathways Academy to impart their knowledge on STEAM career possibilities that students can consider. From speaking with a Data Scientist about the value of math to Stanley introducing students to the basic IT project model of Plan, Build, Run to how news is determined and shared, there was a breadth of opportunity available just by speaking to the professional guests. Read more for all the details on this year's Freshmen Career Day.
Posted 10/21/2017 09:18AM
There's still time to order Yankee Candles and participate in the PTO fundraiser. You can order online until January 11th, 2018. See the attached details and thank you for your support!
Posted 10/16/2017 08:11PM
Congratulations to our Students and Staff Member for the Month of September. Scholar of the September was Jatin Ponnathota; Leader of the Month was Makiydah Berry, and Citizen of the Month was Brian Bedon. Congratulations to Ms. Chelsea Usher was was our Staff Member of the month. Read the full article for all the details.
Posted 10/16/2017 07:49PM
The Birds of Prey had a great showing this weekend. They ended up going into eliminations as the 4th alliance captain, and ended up in 3rd place overall (out of 14). We also brought home the "Teacher's Pet Award" trophy, which is the judges' award. Read the full article to see all the details and more pictures.
Posted 10/15/2017 06:50PM
Pathways Academy of Technology and Design hosted their 2nd Internship Presentation Day on Wednesday, October 4, 2017. More than 40 professionals from more than 25 unique organizations came to hear more about the internship experiences of 75 students. Over the 2016-2017 school year and summer, more than 113 students had paid internships in and around the Hartford area. Read more for the full details.
Posted 10/15/2017 06:48PM
Teen Science Cafés are a free event where teens get to discuss cutting-edge science and technology with local scientists and engineers, try hands-on activities, and socialize. This program involves input from a core Leadership Team of teens. Some of the topics this year that will be covered is water quality, computer science, astronomy, exercise science and others to be announced. Read the full article for all the details.
Posted 10/15/2017 06:45PM
Submit your college essay to the annual Voices of Hartford Success Essay contest. Your essay should show how you have worked through obstacles in your pursuit of higher education. This contest is open to all college-bound HPS students graduating in the Spring of 2018. Read the full article for all the details.