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Hamden High School

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

Nadine GannonPrincipal

HHS House Information

Sleeping Giant House
Assistant Principal
All Freshman

Whitney House
Assistant Principal
Last Names A - K (10-12)

Washburn House
Assistant Principal
Last Names L - Z (10 -12)
Assistant Principal


Advanced Placement (AP)

Dear Parents/Guardians,  

Taking the Advanced Placement exams is an important part of all AP courses. Hamden High School desires that all students take AP exams for the AP classes for which they are enrolled. Registration for the AP exam is no later than October 15, 2019.  Please download the following letter for more detailed information about the exam and to register.  
HHS AP Parent Information LetterThank you,

HHS AP Coordinator
HHS Science Teacher

AP Exam Schedule, May 2020

Week 1
8:00 AM
12:00 PM

Monday, 5/4

U. S. Government & Politics Physics C: Mechanics

Tuesday, 5/5

Calculus AB

Calculus BC

German Language & Culture

Human Geography

Wednesday, 5/6

English Literature & Composition

European History

Physics 2: Algebra-Based

Thursday, 5/7


Spanish Literature & Culture

Japanese Language & Culture

Physics 1: Algebra-Based

Friday, 5/8

U. S. History

Art History

Computer Science A


Please note:
  • Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism is 2:00 PM on Monday, May 4, 2020
  • For Art & Design, please contact the HHS AP Coordinator, Mr. Dave Abate
Week 2
8:00 AM
12:00 PM

Monday, 5/11


Chinese Language & Culture

Environmental Science

Tuesday, 5/12


Spanish Language & Culture



Wednesday, 5/13

English Language & Composition


Music Theory

Thursday, 5/14

Comparative Government & Politics

World History: Modern

Italian Language & Culture


Friday, 5/15

Computer Science Principles

French Language & Culture