Guidance Office: 203.245.6360

FAX: 203.245.6356


SAT - 2020 Winter/Spring            Testing Dates:

March 14 February 14

March 25

Mandatory in-school test date for all juniors

Not required
May 2* April 3
June 6* May 8

*DHHS is a designated testing location on these dates.

ACT - 2020 Winter/Spring
Testing Dates:
February 8 January 10
April 4 February 28
June 13 May 8
July 18 June 19

College and Financial Planning Night

The Guidance and School Counseling Department hosted their Senior College and Financial Planning Night on Thursday, September 26th,  the Guidance and School Counseling Department discussed the following; Senior fall calendar dates, Naviance, Common Applications, Early Action/Early Decision, the College Application essay, scholarships, and more! 

Then, Lewis DeLuca the Coordinator of Student Financial Literacy & Advising from Southern Connecticut State University will hold an informative presentation, ‘Paying for College’.  Parents from all grades are invited to attend.

DHHS presentation from that evening is found below.


First page of the PDF file: CollegeandCareerWorkshopPowerPointPresentation

Program of Studies


Photo of DHHS graduation on the green in front of the Congregational Church
First page of the PDF file: DHHSSchoolProfile2019-20


Attention Parents/Guardians:

The guidance office frequently sends important information via Naviance to parent/guardian emails. Please make sure that you have an active email account in Naviance.



SAT/ACT Review class:

A review course will be offered at Daniel Hand High School to prepare students for the SAT and ACT. The class will meet immediately after school at 2:05 pm until 3:00 pm for 10 sessions.  The first class will be on Monday, March 9th with the last class on Tuesday, March 24th.  The fee for the course is $150.

For more information send an email to:

Interested students should bring a check, $150 made out to DHHS, to the main office. Class size is limited to 30 students.