Hartford Public High School

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Hartford Public High School
Original Hartford Public High School.jpg
The original school, on a 1911 postcard
55 Forest Street

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United States
Coordinates41°45′54″N 72°42′04″W / 41.765°N 72.701°W / 41.765; -72.701Coordinates: 41°45′54″N 72°42′04″W / 41.765°N 72.701°W / 41.765; -72.701
TypePublic school
Established1638; 383 years ago (1638)
Color(s)Blue and white   
Team nameOwls

Hartford Public High School, in Hartford, Connecticut, was founded in 1638. It is the second-oldest public secondary school in the United States,[1] after the Boston Latin School. It is part of the Hartford Public Schools district.

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  1. ^ Varhola, Michael (2011). Life in Civil War America. F+W Media. ISBN 9781440310881. Retrieved June 22, 2012.
  2. ^ "Laura Wheeler Waring". Connecticut Women's Hall of Fame. Retrieved 5 May 2019.

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