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




HHS and HCLC Counselor Assignments

Mr. Daniel Cocchiola: School Counseling and Career Pathways Coordinator

Ms. Loretha Felton: School Counseling Department Chair, ext. 5115

Ms. Michele Carignan: School Counseling Clerk, ext. 5104



Last Names
Social Worker
A - Bre
ext. 5110
ext. 1201
ext. 5031
Brf - Der
ext. 5115
Des - Gre
ext. 5118
ext. 1226
ext. 5121
Grf - Kn
ext. 5113
Ko - Mir
ext. 5111
ext. 1202
ext. 5559
Mis - Red
ext. 5120
Ree- St
ext. 5114
ext. 5130
ext. 1305
Su - Zz
ext. 5112
Social work Department: 

Social Workers are available to assist students and families with personal problems. Students may request an appointment with their House Social Worker through the House Office. An administrator, counselor, nurse, parent, friend or any concerned person may also make student referrals by emailing.  Each name below links to their email.

School Psychology Services:

Students who qualify for the services of a school psychologist are scheduled to meet with one of them at appropriate intervals throughout the school year.  Additional information regarding these services may be obtained  from the Coordinator of Special Education, Christen Papallo.

grade verifications

Any requests for graduation verifications for employment or any other reasons should be faxed to 203-407 2058  or emailed to Michele Carignan. Please allow 5-7 business for a response.