Hamden Hall Country Day School

Tel: (203)752-2610
  • 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 AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1912

Student Body

Total Students580 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 21%
Students by GradeHamden Hall Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers74 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
67%
Average Class Size13 students
Number of AP Courses19 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP 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. DataLink to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$26,490
Tuition NotesTuition ranges from $16,450 in PS to $38,100 in Upper School
% on Financial Aid
30%
Admissions DirectorJanet B. Izzo

Sports

Total Sports Offered18 sports
SportsBaseball, 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
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