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Welcome to West Haven High School!

West Haven High School supports student development of talents both inside and outside of the classroom. The staff is committed to professional development and encourages parents, interested citizens and businesses to support learning and enrichment activities. We expect all members of our community to develop and sustain a strong commitment to, and participation in, lifelong learning. 

From academics to sports to the arts, West Haven High School enjoys an outstanding reputation for achievement and quality. West Haven High School is dedicated to offering a safe, positive environment that provides students with opportunities to enroll in a broad variety of classes and participate curricular and co-curricular activities. West Haven High School ensures students gain a solid foundation in core subjects, such as math and English, but also offers enough electives--everything from culinary and video production, to engineering and literature--to pique every student's interest.

We are dedicated to making each student's experience at West Haven High School a positive and safe one. 

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Latest News

On your mark, get! Summer Reading Lists
Posted on 06/27/2016
Free summer meal program kicks off July 5
Posted on 06/24/2016
WHHS Class of 2016 celebrates graduation as united and vibrant group
Posted on 06/14/2016
WHHS announces Class of 2016 valedictorian & salutatorian
Posted on 06/09/2016
Washington School mentors celebrate successful year
Posted on 06/02/2016
Boys tennis team wins SCC championship 2nd year in a row
Posted on 06/02/2016

WHHS Class of 2016 Graduation


                      • 6/27/16
                                      • New student registration: The West Haven Public School District is holding new student registration on July 19-20, Aug. 22-24 and Aug. 29-Sept. 2 at Molloy School. Be sure to register BEFORE school starts and submit required paperwork. For more information, click here.
                                  • 6/27/16
                                  WHHS summer reading: WHHS book suggestions are listed here, on a Pinterest board here, and in a list here. WHHS summer reading forms are here and will be done electronically this year.
                                          • 6/22/16
                                          Congrats, WHHS Class of 2016! Congratulations and good luck to our newest alumni! We're so proud of you and wish you nothing but the best. Slideshows are available here and here. A school photo album of graduation can be found here.
                                          • 6/22/16
                                          • Chance to serve on state council: Students interested in serving on the State Student Advisory Council on Education should contact Principal Gardner at The council gives students a voice in education planning.
                                      • 6/22/16
                                    Senior pictures: Senior pictures are Thursday, June 23, at Molloy School from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., as well as July 27-29.

                                  • 6/14/16
                                Take the WHHS self-study survey: WHHS needs all students, parents and staff to take a survey as part of its self-study for the accreditation process. Click here for the survey and additional information.

Post-grad plans & favorite memories