Top 10 Best Hartford County Public Elementary Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 198 public elementary schools serving 87,445 students in Hartford County, CT.
The top ranked public elementary schools in Hartford County, CT are Bugbee School, Buttonball Lane School and East Farms School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Hartford County, CT public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Connecticut public elementary school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 49% statewide average). Elementary schools in Hartford County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Connecticut public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Connecticut public elementary school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Best Hartford County Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bugbee School
(Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1943 Asylum Ave.
West Hartford, CT 06117
(860) 929-5500
Grades: K-5
| 368 students
Rank: #22.
Buttonball Lane School
(Math: 74% | Reading: 82%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
376 Buttonball Ln.
Glastonbury, CT 06033
(860) 652-7276
Grades: K-5
| 429 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
East Farms School
(Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
25 Wolf Pit Rd.
Farmington, CT 06032
(860) 674-9519
Grades: K-4
| 471 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Noah Wallace School
(Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2 School St.
Farmington, CT 06032
(860) 677-1659
Grades: K-4
| 323 students
Rank: #55.
Hopewell School
(Math: 76% | Reading: 77%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1068 Chestnut Hill Rd.
South Glastonbury, CT 06073
(860) 652-7897
Grades: K-4
| 472 students
Rank: #66.
House Of Arts Letters And Science (Hals) Academy
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
30 Pendleton Rd.
New Britain, CT 06053
(860) 826-1866
Grades: 6-8
| 146 students
Rank: #77.
West District School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
114 West District Road
Unionville, CT 06085
(860) 673-2579
Grades: K-4
| 376 students
Rank: #88.
Latimer Lane School
(Math: 71% | Reading: 80%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
33 Mountain View Rd.
Weatogue, CT 06089
(860) 658-4774
Grades: K-6
| 437 students
Rank: #99.
Hebron Avenue School
(Math: 71% | Reading: 78%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1363 Hebron Avenue
Glastonbury, CT 06033
(860) 652-7875
Grades: K-5
| 453 students
Rank: #1010.
Tootin' Hills School
(Math: 69% | Reading: 77%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
25 Nimrod Rd.
West Simsbury, CT 06092
(860) 658-7629
Grades: K-6
| 363 students
Rank: #1111.
Pleasant Valley School
(Math: 76% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
591 Ellington Rd.
South Windsor, CT 06074
(860) 610-0291
Grades: PK-5
| 642 students
Rank: #1212.
Roaring Brook School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
30 Old Wheeler Ln.
Avon, CT 06001
(860) 404-4810
Grades: K-4
| 465 students
Rank: #1313.
West Hill School
(Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
95 Cronin Dr.
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
(860) 258-7761
Grades: PK-3
| 438 students
Rank: #1414.
Nayaug Elementary School
(Math: 72% | Reading: 74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
222 Old Maids Ln.
South Glastonbury, CT 06073
(860) 652-4949
Grades: K-5
| 510 students
Rank: #1515.
Central School
(Math: 63% | Reading: 79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
29 Massaco St.
Simsbury, CT 06070
(860) 658-4732
Grades: K-6
| 380 students
Rank: #1616.
Orchard Hill School
(Math: 69% | Reading: 75%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
380 Foster St.
South Windsor, CT 06074
(860) 648-5015
Grades: PK-5
| 642 students
Rank: #1717.
West Woods Upper Elementary School
(Math: 64% | Reading: 77%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
50 Judson Ln.
Farmington, CT 06032
(860) 284-1230
Grades: 4-6
| 608 students
Rank: #18 - 2018. - 20.
Norfeldt School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
35 Barksdale Rd.
West Hartford, CT 06117
(860) 233-4421
Grades: K-5
| 322 students
Rank: #18 - 2018. - 20.
Oshana Elementary School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
70 Church Street
Plantsville, CT 06479
(860) 628-3450
Grades: K-5
| 244 students
Rank: #18 - 2018. - 20.
Urbin T. Kelley School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
501 Ridgewood Rd.
Southington, CT 06489
(860) 628-3310
Grades: PK-5
| 292 students
Rank: #2121.
Union School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
173 School St.
Unionville, CT 06085
(860) 673-2575
Grades: K-4
| 316 students
Rank: #2222.
Kelly Lane Primary School
(Math: 70% | Reading: 80% )
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
60 Kelly Ln.
Granby, CT 06035
(860) 844-3041
Grades: PK-2
| 406 students
Rank: #23 - 2523. - 25.
Braeburn School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
45 Braeburn Rd.
West Hartford, CT 06107
(860) 561-2200
Grades: K-5
| 323 students
Rank: #23 - 2523. - 25.
Strong Elementary School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
820 Marion Ave.
Plantsville, CT 06479
(860) 628-3314
Grades: K-5
| 263 students
Rank: #23 - 2523. - 25.
Whiting Lane School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
47 Whiting Ln.
West Hartford, CT 06119
(860) 233-8541
Grades: PK-5
| 376 students
Rank: #2626.
Squadron Line School
(Math: 62% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
44 Squadron Line Rd.
Simsbury, CT 06070
(860) 658-2251
Grades: PK-6
| 694 students
Rank: #2727.
Cherry Brook Primary School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4 Barbourtown Rd.
Canton, CT 06019
(860) 693-7721
Grades: PK-3
| 459 students
Rank: #2828.
Smith Middle School
(Math: 61% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
216 Addison Rd.
Glastonbury, CT 06033
(860) 652-7040
Grades: 6-8
| 865 students
Rank: #2929.
Gideon Welles School
(Math: 67% | Reading: 70%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1029 Neipsic Rd.
Glastonbury, CT 06033
(860) 652-7800
Grades: 5-6
| 511 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Aiken School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
212 King Philip Dr.
West Hartford, CT 06117
(860) 233-6994
Grades: PK-5
| 404 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Webster Hill School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
125 Webster Hill Blvd.
West Hartford, CT 06117
(860) 521-0320
Grades: PK-5
| 337 students
Rank: #3232.
Duffy School
(Math: 70% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
95 Westminster St.
West Hartford, CT 06107
(860) 521-0110
Grades: K-5
| 471 students
Rank: #3333.
Philip R. Smith School
(Math: 67% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
949 Avery Street
South Windsor, CT 06074
(860) 648-5025
Grades: PK-5
| 451 students
Rank: #3434.
Thompson Brook School
(Math: 59% | Reading: 74%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
150 Thompson Rd.
Avon, CT 06001
(860) 404-4870
Grades: 5-6
| 494 students
Rank: #3535.
Pine Grove School
(Math: 64% | Reading: 69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
151 Scoville Rd.
Avon, CT 06001
(860) 404-4790
Grades: K-4
| 616 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
720 Pleasant St.
Southington, CT 06489
(860) 628-3229
Grades: 9-11
| 7 students
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
757 New Britain Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-2720
Grades: PK-8
| 397 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
1304 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103
(860) 906-5122
Grades: 12
| 11 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
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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public elementary schools in Hartford County, CT?
The top ranked public elementary schools in Hartford County, CT include Bugbee School, Buttonball Lane School and East Farms School.
How many public elementary schools are located in Hartford County, CT?
198 public elementary schools are located in Hartford County, CT.
What is the racial composition of students in Hartford County, CT?
Hartford County, CT public elementary schools minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Connecticut public elementary schools average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

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