School Hours

Regular School Day Hours

All Elementary Schools- 8:35 AM - 3:24PM  Students can arrive anytime after 8:20am.

Hamden Middle School- 8:00 AM - 2:34 PM  Students can arrive anytime after 7:45.

Hamden High School- 7:20 AM - 1:49 PM  Doors open at 7:00.

HCLC (Hamden Collaborative Learning Center)- 7:50 AM - 1:35PM Students can arrive anytime after 7:35.

Alice Peck Learning Center-  Morning Special Edu PreK Classes:           8:30-11:30 (Monday-Thursday)
                                                     Afternoon Special Edu PreK Classes:        12:30-3:30 (Monday-Thursday)
                                                     PreK 4 Full-Day Integrated Class:              8:30-3:30 (Monday-Friday)

HAMDEN EARLY LEARNING PROGRAM SCHEDULE at Alice Peck:  Please contact Megan Scialla, Operations Manager, for details about alternate schedules (; 203-407-2255). Please also be aware that the Hamden Early Learning Program communicates with their parents through a separate communications
program due to their extended school day/school year programming.

Early Dismissal Hours

Hamden High School     7:00 AM 11:20 AM
Hamden Collaborative Learning Center          7:35 AM 10:50 AM
Hamden Middle School      7:45 AM 12:05 PM
All Elementary Schools                       8:20 AM 12:55 PM

Alice Peck Learning Center:
                       AM program (Mon-Thursday)                                                                                                                                  
                       PM program  (Mon-Thursday)                                                                                                                                  
                       PK4 Integrated Program (Mon-Friday)
                         (Students will have lunch)


8:30 AM

10:30 AM

8:30 AM

10:15 AM

12:15 PM

12:15 PM


For emergency closings, including weather-related closings, please check this district site or your local television station (WTNH-8, WFSB-3, WTIC-61, WVIT-30).