Hamden Hall Country Day School



Hamden Hall Country Day School is a coeducational private day school in Hamden, Connecticut, educating students in preschool through grade 12. Hamden Hall was founded in 1912 as a country day school for boys and was the nation’s fourth country day school.



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Signature Programs and Academic Indicators

The Vistamar curriculum has been adapted from the best programs in Europe, Asia, and the United States. Today, it is one of the most globally influenced academic programs among Los Angeles area independent schools. The Vistamar campus is based on extensive research and planning, and is designed to facilitate the comfort, interaction, and flow of a teenage population - with technology integrated into every facet.

 “Our prestigious Princeton Peer Leadership program fosters mentoring opportunities and our exclusive Science, Innovation & Design Program cultivates inquiry, inspiration, and independent learning.” - Bob Izzo, Head of School

NICHE Grade: A

Signature Programs include our Global Online Academy, Early Childhood Reading Program, Mystic Seaport Partnership, Science, Innovation & Design Program, Princeton Peer Leadership Program, and Theatre Program.