Hamden High School

2040 Dixwell Avenue
(203) 407-2040
(203) 407-2041 fax  

Nadine GannonPrincipal

HHS House Information


Quinnipiac House
Assistant Principal
Grade 9 Students

Whitney House
Assistant Principal
Last Names A - F

Sleeping Giant House
Assistant Principal
Last Names G - M

Washburn House
Assistant Principal
Last Names N - Z



Resources for Students and Families

Resources for Students and Families

Becoming an independent and a productive adult is dependent on small steps of continued learning. The following list of websites may be helpful to you. The Transition Coordinator will also provide individual information to students and families regarding potential eligibility or entitlement assistance.

Connecticut State Department of Education


Changes to Statutory Transition Services Requirements Effective July 1, 2021

Building a Bridge: A Resource Manual for High School Students (2009) 

Connecticut Assistive Technology Guidelines

Connecticut CORE Transition Skills (2016) 

CT Post-School Outcome Survey (PSOS) Resources

Easing into Secondary Transition: A Comprehensive Guide to Resources and Services in Connecticut

IEP Manual and Forms  

Secondary Transition - Planning from School to Adult Life 

Stepping Forward: A Self-Advocacy Guide for Middle and High School Students (Revised 2016) 

Student Success Plan (SSPs) 

Summary of Performance (SOP)

Transition Assessment Resource Manual (2008) 


Transition Questionnaire

What do I want to DO when I leave High School? - Transition Assessment Career Exploration


State of Connecticut and U.S. Government Departments & Agencies


Board of Education and Services for the Blind (BESB)

Bureau of Rehabilitation Services (BRS)

Department of Developmental Services (DDS)

Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS)

Department of Social Services (DSS) 

Level Up (BRS)

Protection and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities - CT.gov

Social Security Administration (SSA)

Workforce Alliance