Top 10 Best Connecticut Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 60 blue ribbon public schools serving 31,694 students in Connecticut.
Blue ribbon schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence. Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
The top ranked blue ribbon public schools in Connecticut are West School, Old Greenwich School and Norton School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Connecticut blue ribbon public schools have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 73% (versus the 58% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Connecticut public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Best Connecticut Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
West School
Math: 90% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
769 Ponus Ridge
New Canaan, CT 06840
(203) 594-4410
Grades: PK-4
| 491 students
Rank: #22.
Old Greenwich School
Math: 86% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
825 Sound Beach Ave.
Old Greenwich, CT 06870
(203) 637-0150
Grades: PK-5
| 469 students
Rank: #33.
Norton School
Math: 84% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
414 North Brooksvale Rd.
Cheshire, CT 06410
(203) 272-7283
Grades: K-6
| 400 students
Rank: #44.
North Mianus School
Math: 87% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
309 Palmer Hill Rd.
Riverside, CT 06878
(203) 637-9730
Grades: K-5
| 505 students
Rank: #55.
Hindley Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10 Nearwater Ln.
Darien, CT 06820
(203) 655-1323
Grades: PK-5
| 483 students
Rank: #66.
Staples High School
Math: 79% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
70 North Ave.
Westport, CT 06880
(203) 341-1210
Grades: 9-12
| 1,888 students
Rank: #77.
Middlesex Middle School
Math: 85% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
204 Hollow Tree Ridge Rd.
Darien, CT 06820
(203) 655-2518
Grades: 6-8
| 1,123 students
Rank: #88.
Dorothy C. Goodwin School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
321 Hunting Lodge Rd.
Storrs Mansfield, CT 06268
(860) 429-4630
Grades: PK-4
| 176 students
Rank: #99.
Bedford Middle School
Math: 85% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
88 North Ave.
Westport, CT 06880
(203) 341-1510
Grades: 6-8
| 854 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Edith E. Mackrille School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
806 Jones Hill Rd.
West Haven, CT 06516
(203) 931-6820
Grades: PK-4
| 320 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Frisbie School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
24 Todd Rd.
Wolcott, CT 06716
(203) 879-8146
Grades: K-5
| 289 students
Rank: #1212.
Weston High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
115 School Rd.
Weston, CT 06883
(203) 291-1602
Grades: 9-12
| 808 students
Rank: #1313.
Northwestern Regional High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
100 Battistoni Dr.
Winsted, CT 06098
(860) 379-8525
Grades: 9-12
| 704 students
Rank: #1414.
Oakdale School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
30 Indiana Circle
Oakdale, CT 06370
(860) 859-1800
Grades: K-5
| 277 students
Rank: #1515.
Helen Keller Middle School
Math: 73% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
360 Sport Hill Rd.
Easton, CT 06612
(203) 268-8651
Grades: 6-8
| 325 students
Rank: #1616.
East Ridge Middle School
Math: 75% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
10 East Ridge Rd.
Ridgefield, CT 06877
(203) 894-5500
Grades: 6-8
| 697 students
Rank: #1717.
Masuk High School
Math: 72% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
1014 Monroe Tpke.
Monroe, CT 06468
(203) 452-5823
Grades: 9-12
| 1,017 students
Rank: #1818.
Middlebrook School
Math: 77% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
131 School Rd.
Wilton, CT 06897
(203) 762-8388
Grades: 6-8
| 1,004 students
Rank: #1919.
Bugbee School
Math: 77% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1943 Asylum Ave.
West Hartford, CT 06117
(860) 929-5500
Grades: K-5
| 394 students
Rank: #2020.
Mill Hill School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
635 Mill Hill Terrace
Southport, CT 06890
(203) 255-8320
Grades: K-5
| 347 students
Rank: #2121.
Guilford High School
Math: 68% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
605 New England Rd.
Guilford, CT 06437
(203) 453-2741
Grades: 9-12
| 1,131 students
Rank: #2222.
Henry James Memorial School
Math: 70% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
155 Firetown Rd.
Simsbury, CT 06070
(860) 651-3341
Grades: 7-8
| 655 students
Rank: #2323.
John Read Middle School
Math: 73% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
486 Redding Road
Redding, CT 06896
(203) 938-2533
Grades: 5-8
| 422 students
Rank: #2424.
George Hersey Robertson School
Math: 77% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
227 Cross Street
Coventry, CT 06238
(860) 742-7341
Grades: 3-5
| 386 students
Rank: #2525.
Smith Middle School
Math: 71% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
216 Addison Rd.
Glastonbury, CT 06033
(860) 652-7040
Grades: 7-8
| 981 students
Rank: #2626.
Worthington Hooker School
Math: 69% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
180 Canner St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-7200
Grades: K-8
| 449 students
Rank: #2727.
Thompson Brook School
Math: 69% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
150 Thompson Rd.
Avon, CT 06001
(860) 404-4870
Grades: 5-6
| 487 students
Rank: #2828.
Amity Regional High School
Math: 63% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(2)
25 Newton Rd.
Woodbridge, CT 06525
(203) 397-4830
Grades: 9-12
| 1,476 students
Rank: #2929.
Haddam-killingworth High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
95 Little City Road
Higganum, CT 06441
(860) 345-8541
Grades: 9-12
| 673 students
Rank: #3030.
Portland Middle School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
93 High Street
Portland, CT 06480
(860) 342-1880
Grades: 7-8
| 221 students
Rank: #3131.
Connecticut Ib Academy
Magnet School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
857 Forbes St.
East Hartford, CT 06118
(860) 622-5590
Grades: 9-12
| 187 students
Rank: #3232.
Wakelee School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
12 Hempel Dr.
Wolcott, CT 06716
(203) 879-8154
Grades: K-5
| 373 students
Rank: #3333.
East Lyme High School
Math: 54% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
30 Chesterfield Rd.
East Lyme, CT 06333
(860) 739-6946
Grades: 9-12
| 1,019 students
Rank: #3434.
Thomas W. Mahan School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
94 Salem Tpke.
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 823-4205
Grades: PK-5
| 248 students
Rank: #3535.
Dr. Robert H. Brown Middle School
Math: 62% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
980 Durham Rd.
Madison, CT 06443
(203) 245-6400
Grades: 5-6
| 393 students
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