Posted 02/18/2019 10:49AM
In partnership with Nellie Mae, HPS, and Connecticut Public Broadcasting, a Student Centered Learning Showcase will be held at CPBN on Tuesday, March 26th to celebrate student projects, including pelabs, themed project portfolios, student news, and much more. If you are interested in attending, please RSVP at the link in the flier.
Posted 02/18/2019 01:53PM
Congratulations to two of our seniors, Angelica Ortiz and Aracelis Figuoera, and one of our sophomores, Makiydah Berry, who are among only 400 high school women throughout the country recognized for their technological achievements by the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT). They will all be awarded at a special ceremony in April. Find the link in the full article.
Posted 02/18/2019 01:00PM
This week in advisory, students in grades 9-11 selected their course preferences for the 2018-2019 school year. This is an important part of our scheduling process, so students should choose their selections wisely. Students will then meet with their school counselors to finalize decisions. Check out next year's course offerings in the full article.
Posted 02/18/2019 12:37PM
Congratulations to all the students who were placed at five companies this summer during the Early Bird Internship process. Companies such as Aetna, Travelers, Cigna, The Hartford, and American Eagle Financial Credit Union are a part of our Early Bird process and reviewed applications and interviewed over 30 students. Read the full article to see the students who were selected. Congratulations to all!
Posted 02/18/2019 10:54AM
Save the Date for our Spring College Night on Wednesday, April 17th at 5:30pm. This event is going to be open to all 9th-11th grade students and families. We will be having representatives from colleges and financial aid offices come to present relevant information for preparing for college success.
Posted 02/18/2019 10:00AM
Hartford Parent University is hosting a special event for parents to review student report cards. It's taking place on Wednesday, February 27th at Journalism and Media Academy from 5:45pm-7:45pm. Read more information in the article.
Posted 01/30/2019 12:18PM
Back by Popular Demand! Our second family game night will be on Friday, March 22nd from 6:00pm-8:00pm in the Pathways Cafeteria! Save the date and contact Ms. Carrion with any questions.
Posted 01/30/2019 12:06PM
Congratulations to all the students who earned honor roll for the 2nd marking period. We will celebrate their accomplishments at our honor roll assembly on Thursday, January 31st at 1:45pm.
Posted 01/03/2019 02:43PM
Hard copies of PSAT score reports will be distributed to 11th grade students in their SAT prep over the next week.10th grade students will receive their score reports and create College Board accounts in Advisory. Students will review their PSAT scores in their SAT prep classes and learn how to interpret them. Students can work on free SAT practice on Khan Academy and will receive instructions on how to link their College Board Account to a Khan Academy account. The SAT for Juniors will be given in school on Wednesday, March 27st, 2019.
Posted 01/02/2019 03:04PM
Welcome Ms. Jennifer Tate to the Pathways Family! Ms. Tate has joined our English department after numerous years of teaching English in Hartford Public Schools. She earned her M.A. from Trinity College in English Literature, and enjoys reading (of course!), checking out flea markets, and movies. She's very excited to be at Pathways, and we are lucky to have her! Read the full article for more information on Ms. Tate.
Posted 01/02/2019 02:56PM
Hosted at Goodwin College, Thursday, November 29, 2018, the Pathways Internship Appreciation Event is an annual celebration of accomplishment and a night of thanking the many partners that make the program possible. It truly is a magical night and November 29 was no exception. Read the article for all the details and teachers.
Posted 01/02/2019 02:49PM
Please see the documents attached to this article to learn about flu prevention to stay healthy this winter season.
Posted 01/02/2019 02:47PM
Please review for our inclement weather policy. If Hartford or East Hartford Schools close then Pathways is closed. Delays are more complicated because delays depend on your bus company. See the full article for all the details to understand the delay and cancellation policy.
Posted 01/02/2019 01:29PM
Thank you to all of our wonderful alumni who came back to Pathways on Thursday, December 18th to talk about colleges and careers to our underclassmen. It was a wonderful reunion and the students and staff really enjoyed reconnecting with everyone. Thank you especially to Ms. Kimberly Bennett who plans this great event each year.
Posted 01/02/2019 12:52PM
Check out these important Winter Safety Tips from Nurse Tsombanos. Tips include how to avoid frostbite, hypothermia, and more in these chilly winter months.
Posted 11/19/2018 09:53AM
Congratulations to all the students who participated in the first-ever soccer intramural with Ms. Carrion, Ms. Davis, and Mr. Rubelmann. Nearly 40 students participated in the team this fall and they all did a terrific job. Read the full article for award details.
Posted 11/19/2018 09:07AM
Attention Sophomores and Juniors: Early Bird Internship Application Season has begun. Early Bird Opportunities include: American Eagle Financial Credit Union, Aetna, Cigna, Travelers, United Healthcare, and The Hartford. Read the full article to download the application packet and details. The deadline to apply is December 7th.
Posted 11/19/2018 08:55AM
In October, 16 seniors participated in a meet and greet with professionals from Pratt & Whitney about their career interests and post-secondary plans. Our students showed a high level of engagement for these activities, and they will have the opportunity to meet with them again later in the year at Pratt & Whitney. Thank you to Ms. Gustavson and Mrs. Michaelson for organizing this wonderful opportunity.
Posted 11/19/2018 08:47AM
Welcome Mrs. Linda Sevilla to Pathways. She is one our new Special Education teachers. She has a masters degree in Social Work, and has spent many years teaching in a variety of different schools. She has taught and lived in many different places, including Ecuador. She's very excited to be a part of the Pathways' family. Read the full article for more details about Mrs. Sevilla.
Posted 10/31/2018 01:00PM
We have secured a new uniform vendor, Land's End, as an option for you to purchase your school uniforms. Please download the brochure attached to this article for detailed information sheet including the link for uniform orders on the Land's End website that is specific for Pathways students and families. If you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact us at the school. We hope this additional vendor option makes your uniform purchasing and receiving much for efficient and effective.
Posted 10/09/2018 08:10PM
The C-SPAN Bus travels the country to engage and educate visitors on a variety of programming and vast online resources through multimedia, interactive exhibits. They stopped at Pathways this past week and students had a chance to tour the bus and learn more about their resources and information.
Posted 10/09/2018 08:05PM
Corporate partners, supervisors and mentors' feedback and reflection is a part of the engagement that inspired students, staff, and business partners at Pathways Academy of Technology & Design's Third Annual Internship Showcase on October 3, 2018. Read the full article for all the details.
Posted 10/09/2018 04:39PM
This is Ms. Burstein's first year as a math teacher at Pathways. She graduated from UConn this past May with her Master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction. She was a double major undergraduate in both Mathematics and Math education with a minor in Business. In her free time, she enjoys running and watching sports (go UConn!) She loves to travel and has spent part of her last year traveling and working in England. Welcome to the Pathways Family, Ms. Burstein!
Posted 10/08/2018 08:46PM
Do you ever have trouble completing your homework at home? Need a quiet place to get your work done or just some help getting started? Join the homework club! The Homework Club meets every day until 3:15pm. Check the schedule for the classrooms available each day for homework club. We are also looking for students to provide peer support during homework club. Please see Ms. Bennett or Ms. Davis if you are interested in earning community service hours.
Posted 09/15/2018 06:24PM
Welcome to Ms. Jennifer Zaffetti, English Teacher at Pathways! This is her first year at Pathways, and she is excited to be teaching 9th and 10th grade English! She recently graduated from the Neag School of Education at the University of Connecticut. She have a bachelor's degree in English, a master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction, as well as a graduate certificate in Gifted Education and Talent Development. In her free time, she loves to read and take her dog, Decker, to the dog park. She says, "I feel incredibly lucky to be a part of the Pathways family. I am looking forward to a great year!"