Hamden Hall Country Day School

1108 Whitney Ave
Hamden, CT 06517-0651
Tel: (203)752-2610
Grades: NS-12 | 580 students
Hamden Hall County Day School, an independent, college preparatory, co-educational PreSchool through grade 12 day school, challenges students to develop a strong sense of personal integrity and social responsibility while preparing them for demanding academic programs at the collegiate level.
Hamden Hall Country Day School expects students to continually strive for excellence by giving maximum effort in every aspect of school life in which they are involved. Hamden Hall Country Day School is a supportive community based on mutual trust and recognition of the needs and aspirations of all of its members.
Hamden Hall Country Day School expects students to be active participates in the life of the school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded 1912

Student Body

Total Students 580 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Hamden Hall Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
67%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 19 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP Environmental Science, AP French Language and Culture, AP Latin, AP Latin Literature, AP Macroeconomics, AP Physics, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art, AP United States History, AP World History, Global Online Academy, Linear Algebra, Multivariable Calculus,
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $26,490
Tuition Notes ranges from $15,840 in PS to $36,340 in Upper School
% on Financial Aid
30%
Admissions Director Janet B. Izzo

Sports

Total Sports Offered 18 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
DivingField Hockey,
FootballGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
SailingSoccer,
SoftballSquash,
SwimmingTennis,
VolleyballWrestling,

School Notes

  • - Application and fee ($60) - Transcripts from sending school - Teacher Recommendation - Admissions screening (given on campus for gr. PS-6; ISEE or SSAT for gr. 7-12) - Interview

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

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