School Hours

Regular School Day Hours

Early Elementary Schools- 8:15 AM - 3:04PM  Students can arrive anytime after 8:00.
(Church Street, Dunbar Hill, Helen Street, Shepherd Glen) 

Late Elementary Schools- 8:45 AM - 3:34PM  Students can arrive anytime after 8:30.
(Bear Path, Spring Glen, Ridge Hill, West Woods)  

Hamden Middle School- 7:55 AM - 2:29 PM  Students can arrive anytime after 7:45.

Hamden High School- 7:31 AM - 2:00 PM  Doors open at 7:10.

HCLC (Hamden Collaborative Learning Center)- 8:00 AM - 1:45PM Students can arrive anytime after 7:45.

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)

Wintergreen Program- 

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 11:30 AM
Hamden Collaborative Learning Center          7:45 AM 11:00 AM
Hamden Middle School      7:45 AM 12:00 PM
Church Street, Dunbar Hill, Helen Street, Shepherd Glen:                      8:00 AM 12:34 PM
Bear Path, Ridge Hill, Spring Glen, West Woods:                       8:30 AM 1:04 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

Wintergreen Program                                                                                                                8:00 AM 12:30 PM

This early dismissal schedule does not pertain to emergency closings. Emergencies may require dismissal at different times. 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)