Students attending the Law & Government Academy at Hartford Public High School study liberal arts and sciences in preparation for success in college and future careers in law, government and public safety. The strong focus on communication, critical thinking, problem solving and advocacy enables students to see the unlimited connections between their classroom and the challenges of the world today. Students in the Law and Government Academy see their studies as a vehicle to accomplish the ethical work that engaged and passionate citizens do to make the world a better place. They emerge as leaders with the confidence to pursue their goals with an awareness of the impact that their efforts can have on the world around them.