Grand Opening For New Hamden Academy

September 4, 2019

Rep. Robyn Porter speaking at the grand opening ceremony of the academy.

Rep. Robyn Porter joined Gov. Ned Lamont, her legislative colleagues and other officials on Wednesday for the grand opening ceremony of Hamden High STEAM Academy, a collaborative initiative of Hamden Public Schools, Gateway Community College and the New Haven Manufacturing Association.

Students will learn not only valuable workforce skills at the academy, but also have the opportunity to earn industry certifications of an associate degree concurrently with their high school diplomas.

The State of Connecticut provided initial program funding for the school.