At a Glance

HCSS – East HCSS – West
Year Opened 2009 2018
Authorized MA Department of Education MA Department of Education
Grades 6th-12th 6th-12th
Max.Enrollment 566 588
Primary districts Chicopee, Ludlow, West Springfield, Springfield Agawam, Holyoke, Westfield, West Springfield
Location 20 Johnson Rd. Chicopee, MA 01022 511 Min Street W.Springfield, MA 01105
School Hours Monday-Thursday: 7:30am-2:37pm | Friday:7:30am-1:58pm
Number of School Days 182 days
Average Class Size 20 students
Tuition Free
Demographics 25% African-American, 3% Asian, 30% Hispanic, 40% White, 2% Multi-Race
AP Capstone Diploma Program 2018 2018
AP Courses AP Language Art and Composition, AP Human Geography, AP World History, AP US History, AP Calculus AB, AP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP Psychology, AP Environmental Science
College Matriculation (2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17) 100%
Individualized College Counseling and Placement Every student in HCSS is assigned to a counselor to create an individualized college path.
1:1 Digital Learning Environment Every student in grades 6-12 is issued a Chromebook for his/her use for the year in and out of school.
Advanced Programs Robotics, Science Olympiads, Math Count, and AMC Clubs.
International Trips Europe, Turkey, Kenya
Athletic Program Girls/Boys Basketball, Cross Country, Track&Field, Girls/Boys Soccer, Girls/Boys Volleyball, Tennis, Wrestling.