Top 3 Best Hamden Private Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 9 private schools serving 1,682 students in Hamden, CT (there are 11 public schools, serving 5,719 public students). 23% of all K-12 students in Hamden, CT are educated in private schools (compared to the CT state average of 11%).
The best top ranked private schools in Hamden, CT include St. Rita School, Hamden Hall Country Day School and Sacred Heart Academy.
44% of private schools in Hamden, CT are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Islamic).

Top Ranked Hamden Private Schools (2024)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1108 Whitney Ave
Hamden, CT 06517
(203) 752-2610
Grades: NS-12
| 624 students
Sacred Heart Academy
Sacred Heart Academy Photo - Students learn to work with many painting media such as acrylic, oil, and watercolor in this course that covers painting, design and visual concepts.
All-girls (Catholic)
265 Benham St
Hamden, CT 06514
(203) 288-2309
Grades: 9-12
| 488 students
St. Rita School
St. Rita School Photo - Inspiring children to achieve academic excellence in a safe, nurturing, andfaith-filled environment
(Catholic)
1601 Whitney Ave
Hamden, CT 06517
(203) 248-3114
Grades: PK-8
| 351 students
Cedarhurst School
Special Education School
(1)
871 Prospect St
Hamden, CT 06517
(203) 764-9314
Grades: 6-12
| 46 students
Laurel Oaks Adventist School
(Seventh Day Adventist)
14 W Shepard Avenue
Hamden, CT 06514
(203) 248-3251
Grades: PK-8
| 41 students
Lorraine D Foster Day School
Special Education School
1861 Whitney Ave
Hamden, CT 06517
(203) 230-4877
Grades: 6-12
| 15 students
Mt. Carmel KinderCare
Mt. Carmel KinderCare Photo - Mt. Carmel KinderCare
Daycare / Preschool
3025 Dixwell Ave.
Hamden, CT 06518
(203) 248-8262
Grades: NS-PK
| students
Salma K Farid Academy
(Islamic)
131 Leeder Hill Dr
Hamden, CT 06517
(203) 230-1965
Grades: K-7
| 47 students
Whitney Hall School
Special Education School
1400 Whitney Ave
Hamden, CT 06517
(203) 248-2116
Grades: K-12
| 70 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked private schools in Hamden, CT?
The top ranked private schools in Hamden, CT include St. Rita School, Hamden Hall Country Day School and Sacred Heart Academy.
How many private schools are located in Hamden, CT?
9 private schools are located in Hamden, CT.
How diverse are private schools in Hamden, CT?
Hamden, CT private schools are approximately 31% minority students, which is higher than the Connecticut private school average of 30%.
What percentage of students in Hamden, CT go to private school?
23% of all K-12 students in Hamden, CT are educated in private schools (compared to the CT state average of 11%).
What percentage of private schools are religiously affiliated in Hamden, CT?
44% of private schools in Hamden, CT are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Islamic).

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