Cooperative Arts & Humanities Interdistrict Magnet


2017 Open Houses

Tuesday Feb 7 5:30 - 7:30pm

Monday Feb 13 5:30 - 7:30pm


General Info

Address: 177 College Street, New Haven, CT 06510 MAP        

Main Office Phone: (475) 220-2400

Grades: 9th to 12th grade

Admission Preferences: Sibling

School Hours: 7:30am – 2:15pm

Principal: Val-Jean Belton

School Website: Click Here

After-School Programs Offered

Uniform School: No




School Overview

How to Know Cooperative Arts and Humanities Magnet School is Right for Your Child:


  • You are looking to seriously engage in a rigorous arts and academic program.
  • You enjoy being around other creative,intellectual, and socially conscious students.
  • You are interested in finding solutions to the ever changing complex issues of our communities and world by engaging in student to student discourse and community service.


Unique Ways Your Child Can Learn and Grow Here:


  • Over 18 different AP course offerings
  • Our free Co-Op After School Program features over 50 different art, academic and social offerings
  • Close proximity to Yale, Gateway, the Shubert Theatre and the art galleries and museums


2017 Open Houses/Shadowing

2017 Open Houses

Tuesday Feb 7 5:30 - 7:30pm

Monday Feb 13 5:30 - 7:30pm


Runs from December 6th - March 6th. Call early as shadowing spots fill up fast. We schedule on a first come first serve basis. Call Ms. Renee at 203-691-2412 to schedule.

Students will be matched with a student in the art they’re interested in and will shadow that student through their day. Parents must accompany students into the school. Students should be dressed appropriately and bring lunch or money for lunch.


More Info

To learn more, please contact School Ambassadors:
Timothy Jones at 203-691-2411 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Renee Whitaker at 475-220-2412 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


What our students are saying...

”I gained a lot of confidence as an artist at
Co-Op. My AP classes and honors English classes at Co-Op prepared me so well academically and Co-Op’s diversity prepared me socially.“

- Caela, Graduate


We Provide

  • State-of-the-Art Schools

  • Free Transportation &
    Free Tuition

  • Free Preschool for
    3 & 4-year-olds

Our Mission

In addition to providing effective and innovative educational practices, New Haven Schools of Choice are designed to foster student enrollment patterns that reflect racial, ethnic and economic diversity.

Families must apply to our schools.  Students are placed in schools through a lottery.


Who Can Apply

New Haven residents can apply to any magnet or charter school in the city. Our Interdistrict Magnet Schools are open to all Connecticut residents. There are no admission requirements, tests or prerequisites for our students. We serve special education students, English Language learners, talented and gifted students and everyone else who comes through the lottery to our schools. No student may be denied enrollment because of race, ethnicity or disability. 

Contact Us

New Haven Public Schools -
Office of Choice & Enrollment

54 Meadow Street, First Floor
New Haven, CT 06519 MAP

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm

Phone: 475-220-1430 &

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