Nathan Hale School

Nathan Hale School


2019 Open House Dates

Tue, February 12 4:00 pm

Wed, February 13 9:00 am

General Info

Address: 480 Townsend Ave., New Haven, CT 06512 | | MAP        

Office Phone: (475) 220-4200

Grades: K – 8th Grade

Admission Preferences: Neighborhood and Sibling

School Hours: 7:30am - 2:00pm

Principal: Tara Cass

School Website: Click Here

Uniform School: No

After School Programs Offered




We are Nathan Hale, where students and families can become their best selves. 

We are Nathan Hale School. We focus on the development of academic, scientific, creative, performance arts, and health and wellness domains in order for whole child, whole human, whole family, and whole community development.


How to Know Nathan Hale is Uniquely Right for Your Child:

○ Your child enjoys exploring their own pathway to excellence.

○ Your child will develop his/her emotional intelligence in order to gain self awareness and social awareness.

○ Your child benefits from individualized goals, and supports, in order to actualize their best self.


2019 Open House Dates

2019 Open House Dates

Tue, February 12 4:00 pm

Wed, February 13 9:00 am


Visit Us!

There is no better way to get a sense of who we are than visiting, so we invite you to join us at an Open House, take a personal tour by appointment, or sign up for student shadowing with Michele Cappiello.



Michele Cappiello, 475-220-4200, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.




What our students are saying...

“Nathan Hale School taught me to be a good friend and high school is easy.”

- Graduate




We Provide

  • State-of-the-Art Schools

  • Free Transportation &
    Free Tuition

  • Free Preschool for
    3 & 4-year-olds

Our Mission

In addition to providing effective and innovative educational practices, New Haven Schools of Choice are designed to foster student enrollment patterns that reflect racial, ethnic and economic diversity.

Families must apply to our schools.  Students are placed in schools through a lottery.


Who Can Apply

New Haven residents can apply to any magnet or charter school in the city. Our Interdistrict Magnet Schools are open to all Connecticut residents. There are no admission requirements, tests or prerequisites for our students. We serve special education students, English Language learners, talented and gifted students and everyone else who comes through the lottery to our schools. No student may be denied enrollment because of race, ethnicity or disability. 

Contact Us

New Haven Public Schools -
Office of Choice & Enrollment

54 Meadow Street, First Floor
New Haven, CT 06519 MAP

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm

Phone: 475-220-1430 &

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