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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


Student Life

Hamden High School is proud to offer a wide variety of co-curricular and extra-curricular activities for grades 9 - 12, including interscholastic sports. In addition to Hamden's beloved and well-established Reptile Club, other clubs include the Global Youth Activists, Robotics, Fashion, PRIDE, and The Looking Glass literary and arts magazine, just to name a few. See the Clubs page to browse what's available to students at HHS. Any student or student group that wants to form a new club and/or organization must complete the appropriate "New Club" form that can be obtained in room C311. 

  • Students should refer to the Daily Announcements for information about meeting dates and times. 
  • View this document for some health trivia and tips for students