Louis Astorino Ice Arena 595 Mix Ave, Hamden, CT06514 Located on Mix Avenue, Louis Astorino Ice Rink is a competition size ice rink and home of Hamden High School Hockey,…More Hamden Youth Hockey and the Hamden Figure Skating Association. It also offers public skating sessions and has a pro shop, which sells and rents skates and other equiptment. Louis Astorino Ice Rink has a concession stand selling drinks and snacks, and also has several outdoor seasonal tennis courts.
Hamden Middle School 2623 Dixwell Ave, Hamden, CT06518 Hamden Middle School is the town's newly-constructed school for students in seventh and eighth grades. It sits on…More Dixwell Avenue behind the town's Veteran's Memorial monument that lists town residents who served in times of war and its auditorium is named in honor of the town's veterans. Years ago the town had two "junior high" schools, Sleeping Giant and Michael J. Whelan, but those were later merged into Hamden Middle School, which operated in the Whelan building on Newhall Street. Age and environmental problems with that facility led to the construction of a brand-new school, offering students state-of-the-art education.