Top 10 Best Hartford County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 266 public schools serving 136,505 students in Hartford County, CT. Hartford County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
The top ranked public schools in Hartford County, CT are House Of Arts Letters And Science (hals) Academy, West District School and Hebron Avenue School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Hartford County, CT public schools have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 58% statewide average). Schools in Hartford County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Connecticut public schools.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Connecticut public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Best Hartford County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
House Of Arts Letters And Science (hals) Academy
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
30 Pendleton Rd.
New Britain, CT 06053
(860) 826-1866
Grades: 6-8
| 152 students
Rank: #22.
West District School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
114 West District Road
Unionville, CT 06085
(860) 673-2579
Grades: K-6
| 292 students
Rank: #33.
Hebron Avenue School
Math: 83% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1363 Hebron Avenue
Glastonbury, CT 06033
(860) 652-7875
Grades: K-5
| 371 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Noah Wallace School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2 School St.
Farmington, CT 06032
(860) 677-1659
Grades: K-4
| 378 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Norfeldt School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
35 Barksdale Rd.
West Hartford, CT 06117
(860) 233-4421
Grades: K-5
| 317 students
Rank: #66.
Central School
Math: 77% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
29 Massaco St.
Simsbury, CT 06070
(860) 658-4732
Grades: K-6
| 386 students
Rank: #77.
Roaring Brook School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
30 Old Wheeler Ln.
Avon, CT 06001
(860) 404-4810
Grades: K-4
| 477 students
Rank: #88.
Orchard Hill School
Math: 80% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
380 Foster St.
South Windsor, CT 06074
(860) 648-5015
Grades: PK-5
| 638 students
Rank: #99.
Hopewell School
Math: 80% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1068 Chestnut Hill Rd.
South Glastonbury, CT 06073
(860) 652-7897
Grades: K-5
| 378 students
Rank: #1010.
Avon Middle School
Math: 78% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
375 West Avon Rd.
Avon, CT 06001
(860) 404-4770
Grades: 7-8
| 556 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Philip R. Smith School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
949 Avery St.
South Windsor, CT 06074
(860) 648-5025
Grades: PK-5
| 379 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Urbin T. Kelley School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
501 Ridgewood Rd.
Southington, CT 06489
(860) 628-3310
Grades: PK-5
| 308 students
Rank: #1313.
East Farms School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
25 Wolf Pit Rd.
Farmington, CT 06032
(860) 674-9519
Grades: K-4
| 423 students
Rank: #1414.
West Hill School
Math: 80% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
95 Cronin Dr.
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
(860) 258-7761
Grades: PK-5
| 752 students
Rank: #1515.
Glastonbury High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
330 Hubbard St.
Glastonbury, CT 06033
(860) 652-7200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,997 students
Rank: #1616.
Irving A. Robbins Middle School
Math: 73% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
20 Wolf Pit Rd.
Farmington, CT 06032
(860) 677-2683
Grades: 7-8
| 671 students
Rank: #1717.
Cherry Brook Primary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4 Barbourtown Rd.
Canton, CT 06019
(860) 693-7721
Grades: PK-3
| 456 students
Rank: #1818.
Avon High School
Math: 72% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
510 West Avon Rd.
Avon, CT 06001
(860) 404-4740
Grades: 9-12
| 1,011 students
Rank: #1919.
Gideon Welles School
Math: 81% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1029 Neipsic Rd.
Glastonbury, CT 06033
(860) 652-7800
Grades: 6
| 458 students
Rank: #2020.
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: #2121.
Squadron Line School
Math: 72% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
44 Squadron Line Rd.
Simsbury, CT 06070
(860) 658-2251
Grades: PK-6
| 615 students
Rank: #2222.
Simsbury High School
Math: 71% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
34 Farms Village Rd.
Simsbury, CT 06070
(860) 658-0451
Grades: 9-12
| 1,380 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Lake Garda Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
61 Monce Rd.
Burlington, CT 06013
(860) 673-2511
Grades: PK-4
| 445 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Morley School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
77 Bretton Rd.
West Hartford, CT 06119
(860) 233-8535
Grades: K-5
| 297 students
Rank: #2525.
Farmington High School
Math: 67% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
10 Monteith Dr
Farmington, CT 06032
(860) 673-2514
Grades: 9-12
| 1,196 students
Rank: #2626.
Tootin' Hills School
Math: 73% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
25 Nimrod Rd.
West Simsbury, CT 06092
(860) 658-7629
Grades: K-6
| 351 students
Rank: #2727.
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: #2828.
Buttonball Lane School
Math: 74% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
376 Buttonball Ln.
Glastonbury, CT 06033
(860) 652-7276
Grades: K-5
| 447 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Canton High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
76 Simonds Avenue
Canton, CT 06019
(860) 693-7707
Grades: 9-12
| 498 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Whiting Lane School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
47 Whiting Ln.
West Hartford, CT 06119
(860) 233-8541
Grades: PK-5
| 377 students
Rank: #31 - 3331. - 33.
Braeburn School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
45 Braeburn Rd.
West Hartford, CT 06107
(860) 561-2200
Grades: K-5
| 349 students
Rank: #31 - 3331. - 33.
Louis Toffolon School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
145 Northwest Dr.
Plainville, CT 06062
(860) 793-3280
Grades: PK-5
| 394 students
Rank: #31 - 3331. - 33.
Union School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
173 School St.
Unionville, CT 06085
(860) 673-2575
Grades: K-4
| 329 students
Rank: #3434.
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: #3535.
Nayaug Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
222 Old Maide Ln.
South Glastonbury, CT 06073
(860) 652-4949
Grades: K-5
| 554 students
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Hartford County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
183 Steele St
New Britain, CT 06052
(860) 235-6395
Grades: 7-12
| 12 students
Achieve (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
720 Pleasant St.
Southington, CT 06489
(860) 628-3229
Grades: 9-11
| 7 students
Achieve (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
11 Wampanoag Drive
West Hartford, CT 06117
(860) 231-7945
Grades: 12
| 13 students
242 Main Street
Southington, CT 06489
(860) 628-3379
Grades: 9-12
| 33 students
505 South Main St.
New Britain, CT 06051
(860) 224-6450
Grades: 7-12
| 51 students
632 King St.
Bristol, CT 06010
(860) 584-7058
Grades: 5-12
| 21 students
400 Wethersfield Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114
(860) 695-3080
Grades: K-7
| 9 students
440 Broadview Terrace
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-3761
Grades: 4-5
| 6 students
639 Franklin Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114
(860) 695-4621
Grades: PK-K
| 26 students
260 Holcomb Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-4841
Grades: K-8
| 45 students
55 Waverly Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-5160
Grades: 1-4
| 11 students
30 Old Wheeler Lane
Avon, CT 06001
(860) 404-4810
Grades: PK
| 56 students
1304 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103
(860) 695-2600
Grades: PK-6
| 333 students
2150 Stanley St
New Britain, CT 06053
(860) 827-2234
Grades: K-5
| 10 students
Nye Rd
New Britain, CT 06053
(860) 827-2204
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1151 Main St.
Manchester, CT 06040
(860) 647-3571
Grades: 6-9
| 660 students
134 East Middle Turnpike
Manchester, CT 06042
(860) 647-3342
Grades: 7-12
| 53 students
44 Griffin Rd South
Bloomfield, CT 06002
(860) 769-2000
Grades: 9-12
| 105 students
460 Capital Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 418-6148
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
45 Braeburn Rd
West Hartford, CT 06107
(860) 561-2200
Grades: K-5
| 6 students
90 Bridge St.
Suffield, CT 06078
(860) 668-3818
Grades: 1-2
| 134 students
210 Redstone Hill Road
Bristol, CT 06010
(860) 584-7709
Grades: 9-12
| 48 students
300 Wethersfield Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114
(860) 695-1202
Grades: 9-10
| 412 students
76 Simonds Avenue
Canton, CT 06019
(860) 693-7707
Grades: 11-12
| 3 students
500 Vine Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 297-0800
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
525 Russell Rd
Newington, CT 06111
(860) 293-6400
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1265 Asylum Ave
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 244-3111
Grades: PK-2
| 225 students
36 Gardner St.
East Windsor, CT 06088
(860) 292-4048
Grades: 9-12
| 27 students
551 Peacedale Street
Bristol, CT 06010
(860) 584-3881
Grades: 6-8
| 12 students
Chms Goal (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
551 Peacedale Street
Bristol, CT 06010
(860) 584-3881
Grades: 6-8
| 7 students
120 Park St
Bristol, CT 06010
(860) 584-7815
Grades: PK-5
| 348 students
3 North St
Bristol, CT 06010
(860) 584-7807
Grades: K-5
| n/a students
75 Clark Street
Hartford, CT 06120
(860) 695-3240
Grades: K-8
| 246 students
183 Steele St.
New Britain, CT 06052
(860) 827-8505
Grades: 12
| 18 students
115 Palisado Ave
Windsor, CT 06095
(860) 841-4375
Grades: 12
| 11 students
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