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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 53 blue ribbon public schools in Connecticut, serving 28,994 students.
  • These 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.
  • Connecticut blue ribbon public school have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 71% (versus the 57% statewide average).
  • The top ranked blue ribbon public schools in Connecticut are West School, Old Greenwich School and Bugbee School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Connecticut public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut public school average of 12:1.

Top Connecticut Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2020)

  • School Location Students Year
  • Amity Regional High School
    25 Newton Rd.
    Woodbridge, CT 06525
    (203)397-4830

    1476 students
    Year: 2014
  • Anna Reynolds School
    85 Reservoir Rd.
    Newington, CT 06111
    (860)521-7830

    446 students
    Year: 2016
  • Bedford Middle School
    88 North Ave.
    Westport, CT 06880
    (203)341-1510

    854 students
    Year: n/a
  • Bolton High School
    72 Brandy St.
    Bolton, CT 06043
    (860)643-2768

    275 students
    Year: 2016
  • Brownstone Intermediate School
    314 Main St.
    Portland, CT 06480
    (860)342-6765

    201 students
    Year: 2011
  • Bugbee School
    1943 Asylum Ave.
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860)929-5500

    394 students
    Year: 2013
  • Carbone School/east Haven Academy
    200 Tyler St.
    East Haven, CT 06512
    (203)468-3219

    340 students
    Year: 2005
  • Charles Barnum School
    68 Briar Hill Rd.
    Groton, CT 06340
    (860)449-5640

    366 students
    Year: 2016
  • Connecticut Ib Academy Magnet School
    857 Forbes St.
    East Hartford, CT 06118
    (860)622-5590

    187 students
    Year: 2006
  • Dorothy C. Goodwin School
    321 Hunting Lodge Rd.
    Storrs Mansfield, CT 06268
    (860)429-4630

    176 students
    Year: 2015
  • Dr. Robert H. Brown Middle School
    980 Durham Rd.
    Madison, CT 06443
    (203)245-6400

    393 students
    Year: 2010
  • East Lyme High School
    30 Chesterfield Rd.
    East Lyme, CT 06333
    (860)739-6946

    1019 students
    Year: 2017
  • East Ridge Middle School
    10 East Ridge Rd.
    Ridgefield, CT 06877
    (203)894-5500

    697 students
    Year: 2009
  • Edith E. Mackrille School
    806 Jones Hill Rd.
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (203)931-6820

    320 students
    Year: 2004
  • Forest School
    95 Burwell Rd.
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (203)931-6800

    424 students
    Year: 2018
  • Guilford High School
    605 New England Rd.
    Guilford, CT 06437
    (203)453-2741

    1131 students
    Year: 2019
  • Haddam-killingworth High School
    95 Little City Road
    Higganum, CT 06441
    (860)345-8541

    673 students
    Year: 2018
  • Hartford Magnet Trinity College Academy Magnet School
    53 Vernon Street
    Hartford, CT 06103
    (860)757-6201

    1069 students
    Year: 2006
  • Hebron Elementary School
    92 Church St.
    Hebron, CT 06248
    (860)228-9465

    380 students
    Year: 2010
  • Helen Keller Middle School
    360 Sport Hill Rd.
    Easton, CT 06612
    (203)268-8651

    325 students
    Year: 2011
  • Henry James Memorial School
    155 Firetown Rd.
    Simsbury, CT 06070
    (860)651-3341

    655 students
    Year: 2003, 2008
  • High Horizons Magnet School
    700 Palisade Ave.
    Bridgeport, CT 06610
    (203)576-7807

    419 students
    Year: 2008
  • Hindley Elementary School
    10 Nearwater Ln.
    Darien, CT 06820
    (203)655-1323

    483 students
    Year: 2012
  • Jefferson Magnet School
    75 Van Buren Avenue
    Norwalk, CT 06850
    (203)899-2870

    557 students
    Year: 2014
  • John Barry School
    124 Columbia St.
    Meriden, CT 06450
    (203)237-8831

    485 students
    Year: 2019
  • John Read Middle School
    486 Redding Road
    Redding, CT 06896
    (203)938-2533

    422 students
    Year: 2012
  • Kelly Lane Primary School
    60 Kelly Ln.
    Granby, CT 06035
    (860)844-3041

    384 students
    Year: 2011
  • Masuk High School
    1014 Monroe Tpke.
    Monroe, CT 06468
    (203)452-5823

    1017 students
    Year: 2015
  • Middlebrook School
    131 School Rd.
    Wilton, CT 06897
    (203)762-8388

    1004 students
    Year: 2011
  • Middlesex Middle School
    204 Hollow Tree Ridge Rd.
    Darien, CT 06820
    (203)655-2518

    1123 students
    Year: 2008
  • Mill Hill School
    635 Mill Hill Terrace
    Southport, CT 06890
    (203)255-8320

    347 students
    Year: 2003
  • Montessori Magnet At Fisher School Magnet School
    280 Plainfield Street
    Hartford, CT 06112
    (860)695-3560

    343 students
    Year: 2012
  • Morris Street School
    28 Morris St.
    Danbury, CT 06810
    (203)797-4809

    362 students
    Year: 2017
  • Multicultural Magnet School
    700 Palisade Ave.
    Bridgeport, CT 06610
    (203)576-7505

    464 students
    Year: 2007
  • North Mianus School
    309 Palmer Hill Rd.
    Riverside, CT 06878
    (203)637-9730

    505 students
    Year: 2019
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