Top Connecticut Public Schools
- Connecticut is the #32 largest school system in the United States, serving 530,069 students across the top 1,250 public schools for the 2019-20 school year.
- Connecticut public schools have a diversity score of 0.42, which is higher than the national average of 0.32.
- Minority enrollment is 45% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 13:1.
Student by Ethnicity
(CT) School Average
Two or more races
Top Connecticut Public Schools by County (2019-20)
- County# Schools# Students% Minority
- 258 Schools145,117 Students47% Minority
- 299 Schools136,506 Students52% Minority
- 68 Schools23,458 Students18% Minority
- 59 Schools20,858 Students23% Minority
- 255 Schools123,497 Students52% Minority
- 102 Schools37,679 Students36% Minority
- 46 Schools18,556 Students19% Minority
- 49 Schools16,246 Students28% Minority
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