Dear HJT1 families,

Welcome back to school! We are thrilled to see our students and staff, whether in-person or virtually, back at school today!

The purpose of this e-newsletter is to inform you of important events and announcements and to celebrate our students and staff throughout the year. You will receive this email every other week, so please check your email often! (Note: due to emailing hundreds of email accounts, this email may end up in your "promotions" or "spam" folder. Please check these folders if you stop receiving our emails.)

As we all begin - or return - to the school year routines,
here are a few District-related items you should know:
Holidays & No Classes
Our 2021-22 District Calendar lists all District events and days off from school. Please add these important dates to your calendar. Additionally, each school has a daily interactive calendar posted on our website as well.

Skyward Family Access
Familiarize yourself with Skyward Family Access, which allows you to view school-related information about your children including family contacts, attendance, grades, schedules, food service balances, and more.

Back to School Family Night!
HJT1 students and their families are encouraged to attend their school's Family Night this September! More detailed information will be in the next newsletter!

Lincoln Family Night: September 28 from 4-7 PM
Central Family Night: September 29 from 4-7 PM
Rossman Family Night: September 30 from 4-7 PM
Free Meals for HJT1 Students
All Hartford Jt. #1 students are able to receive meals for breakfast and lunch at no cost for the 2021-22 school year. A meal must include one serving of fruit and/or vegetable to be provided at no cost.

Breakfast Times:
Lincoln & Rossman: 7:50 - 8:10 AM
Central Middle School: 7:40 - 8:00 AM

Board of Education Meetings
The public is welcome to attend school board meetings. Regular meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the District Administration Building at 402 W. Sumner Street unless otherwise indicated. The next meeting will be held on September 28. Learn More >>
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NONDISCRIMINATION AND ACCESS TO EQUAL EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
The School District of Hartford Jt. 1 Board of Education is committed to providing an equal educational opportunity for all students in the District. The Board does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, creed, pregnancy, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, sex, (including transgender status, change of sex or gender identity), or physical, mental, emotional, or learning disability ("Protected Classes") in any of its student program and activities. Federal laws Title IX, 34 CFR 106.9, Section 504, 34 CFR 104.8, Title II, 28 CFR 35.106; Student Policy 2260, AG 2260D & Form 2260 F2; Staff Policy 1422, 3122, 4122. The Board designates the following individual to serve as the District’s "Compliance Officer" – Alex Kenealy, Director of Pupil Services, School District of Hartford Joint #1, 402 W. Sumner St, Hartford, WI 53027, 262-673-8042, kenealy@hjt1.org. Students, parents and all other members of the School District community are encouraged to promptly report suspected violations of this policy to a teacher or administrator. The complaint procedure will follow Board Policy 2260. The Board of the Hartford Jt. 1 School District does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its education program or activity and is required by Title IX and its implementing regulations not to discriminate in such a manner. The requirement not to discriminate in its education program or activity extends to admission and employment. The District’s Title IX Coordinator(s) is: Alex Kenealy, Director of Pupil Services, School District of Hartford Joint #1, 402 W. Sumner St, Hartford, WI 53027, 262-673-8042, kenealy@hjt1.org. Any inquiries about the application of Title IX and its implementing regulations to the District may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator(s), the Assistant Secretary for the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights, or both. The Board has adopted a grievance process that provides for the prompt and equitable resolution of student and employee complaints alleging any action that is prohibited by Title IX and/or its implementing regulations. The grievance process is included in Policy 2266 – Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Sex in Education Programs or Activities, which is available at: https://go.boarddocs.com/wi/hfj1/Board.nsf/Public?open&id=policies. The grievance process specifically addresses how to report or file a complaint of sex discrimination, how to report or file a formal complaint of Sexual Harassment, and how the District will respond.
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