Whitney Hall School

  • Founded in 1833 as "The New Haven Orphan Asylum," The Childrens Center of Hamden is Connecticuts oldest chartered private child-caring agency.
  • The children we serve struggle with serious emotional, behavioral psychological and social problems, such as physical and/or sexual abuse; psychiatric illness; learning disabilities; substance abuse; and family trauma.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Grades OfferedGrades 1-12

Student Body

Total Students75 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
71%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeWhitney Hall School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1

School Notes

  • Founded in 1833 as "The New Haven Orphan Asylum," The Childrens Center of Hamden is Connecticuts oldest chartered private child-caring agency. The children we serve struggle with serious emotional, behavioral psychological and social problems, such as physical and/or sexual abuse; psychiatric illness; learning disabilities; substance abuse; and family trauma.
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hamden
    Grades: NS-12 | 580 students
    0.7 miles
    1108 Whitney Ave
    Hamden, CT 06517
    (203)752-2610
    0.7NS-12
    580
  • Wallingford
    High Road Student Learning Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-8 | 49 students
    10.3 miles
    29 Village Lane
    Wallingford, CT 06492
    (203)284-0441
    10.31-8
    49
  • Hamden
    Sacred Heart Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12
    1.4 miles
    265 Benham St
    Hamden, CT 06514
    (203)288-2309
    1.49-12
    n/a
  • Milford
    Hope Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 2-12 | 14 students
    14.2 miles
    597 Naugatuck Avenue
    Milford, CT 06461
    (203)876-0864
    14.22-12
    14
  • New Haven
    Yale Child Study Center School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-10 | 14 students
    3.4 miles
    230 S Frontage Rd
    New Haven, CT 06519
    (203)688-5997
    3.41-10
    14

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
September 05, 2017
If you live outside the United States, choosing an American private school can be a confusing process. Here is an overview of the process.
September 05, 2017
Never lose sight of why you are planning to send your child to private school. This list of ten considerations will help you focus on the things which matter.
September 04, 2017
Use this hub to keep track of the steps in the private schools' admission process.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in New Haven County, CT is $12,167 for elementary schools and $24,887 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New Haven County, CT is 72% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).