What is the vision of the Sport Sciences Academy?
Hartford's Sport and Medical Sciences Academy is a local magnet school which utilizes a thematic approach in delivering a cross-disciplinary curriculum, integrating technology into all subject areas. It is a community school where parents and teachers serve as mentors, advisors and coaches, encouraging students to take an active role in their learning and to achieve academic success.
It is a partnership of the educational and business communities with a strong commitment to public service opportunities, allowing students to develop social consciousness and leadership skills, which will foster pride in both the school and the community. Graduates of the Sport and Medical Sciences Academy will begin the 21st Century as contributing, productive members of society destined for lifelong learning.
How is the community involved?
Sports and Medical Sciences Academy represents a partnership of the educational and business communities with strong commitments to public service opportunities, allowing students to develop social consciousness and leadership skills fostering pride in both the school and the community. Graduates of the society are destined for lifelong learning.
What are the Career opportunities for graduates?
Students engage in a variety of experiences in and out of the classroom gearing themselves toward the continuing of their education at a college, university, or workplace level.
Students are given opportunities to pursue careers in the social and physical sciences of Sports and Medicine. This process is facilitated by appropriate school to career skills instruction coupled with hands on experience
OUR MISSION STATEMENT
Hartford's Sport and Medical Sciences Academy's Mission is to develop a community of life-long learners in which students acquire the knowledge, skills, and courage to become productive citizens within a diverse society.Emphasis is placed on creating opportunities for advanced study and career exploration in the fields of sport and medicine.
SPORT AND MEDICAL SCIENCES ACADEMY CORE BELIEFS
At Sport and Medical Sciences Academy, We Believe In:

DEDICATION

Each community member will assume responsibility for making SMSA the best it can be.
RESPONSIBILITY
Each community member will be accountable for the choices he or she makes.
DISCIPLINE
Each community member will strive to reach his or her full potential-academically, professionally, personally and socially.
RESPECT
Each community member will recognize and value the individual differences and uniqueness of all members of the community; and also model self-respect.
Class Officers
Freshman Class Officers
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Senior Class Officers

Class Advisor: Katarzyna Maleszewska
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School Improvement Team Meetings are held once a month on Thursday afternoons from 2:20 - 3:20 PM in the conference room. These dates will be announced soon.

Important Information! Here is a link to Understanding Taxes that prepares students for their federal tax responsibilities. The program contains printable and downloadable lessons and instructions for teachers. Understanding Taxes link
Visit the State Department of Education's web site: http://www.state.ct.us/sde

Student Handbook for 2010-2011