Top 10 Best Hartford Public High Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 13 public high schools serving 8,750 students in Hartford, CT.
The top ranked public high schools in Hartford, CT are University High School Of Science And Engineering, Achievement First Hartford Academy and Hartford Magnet Trinity College Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Hartford, CT public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 15% (versus the Connecticut public high school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 53% statewide average). High schools in Hartford have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Connecticut public high schools.
Hartford, CT public high school have a Graduation Rate of 78%, which is less than the Connecticut average of 90%.
The school with highest graduation rate is A. I. Prince Technical High School, with ≥95% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Connecticut or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Connecticut public high school average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public High Schools in Hartford, CT (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
University High School Of Science And Engineering
Magnet School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
351 Mark Twain Drive
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-9020
Grades: 9-12
| 413 students
Rank: #22.
Achievement First Hartford Academy
Charter School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
305 Greenfield Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-6685
Grades: K-12
| 1,122 students
Rank: #33.
Hartford Magnet Trinity College Academy
Magnet School
(Math: 16% | Reading: 33%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
53 Vernon Street
Hartford, CT 06103
(860) 695-7201
Grades: 6-12
| 979 students
Rank: #44.
Kinsella Magnet School Of Performing Arts
Magnet School
(Math: 13% | Reading: 31%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
65 Van Block Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114
(860) 695-4140
Grades: PK-12
| 652 students
Rank: #55.
Jumoke Academy
Charter School
(Math: 18% | Reading: 23%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
999 Asylum Ave. Suite 200
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 527-0575
Grades: PK-12
| 685 students
Rank: #66.
Classical Magnet School
Magnet School
(Math: 8% | Reading: 29%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
85 Woodland Street
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 695-9100
Grades: 6-12
| 452 students
Rank: #77.
Greater Hartford Of The Arts High School - Full Day
Magnet School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
160 Huyshope Ave
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 757-6300
Grades: 9-12
| 427 students
Rank: #88.
Sport And Medical Sciences Academy
Magnet School
(Math: 10% | Reading: 23%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
280 Huyshope Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-6900
Grades: 6-12
| 579 students
Rank: #99.
A. I. Prince Technical High School
Vocational School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
401 Flatbush Ave.
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 951-7112
Grades: 9-12
| 783 students
Rank: #1010.
Weaver High School
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
415 Granby St.
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-1640
Grades: 9-12
| 625 students
Rank: #1111.
Capital Preparatory Magnet School
Magnet School
(Math: 5% | Reading: 12%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1304 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103
(860) 695-9800
Grades: PK-12
| 647 students
Rank: #1212.
Hartford Public High School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
55 Forest Street
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 695-1300
Grades: 9-12
| 770 students
Rank: #1313.
Bulkeley High School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
395 Lyme Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-1011
Grades: 9-12
| 616 students
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Hartford, Connecticut Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
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
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
460 Capital Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 418-6148
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
300 Wethersfield Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114
(860) 695-1202
Grades: 9-10
| 412 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
1265 Asylum Ave
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 244-3111
Grades: PK-2
| 225 students
75 Clark Street
Hartford, CT 06120
(860) 695-3240
Grades: K-8
| 246 students
814 Asylum Ave
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 244-3111
Grades: PK
| 20 students
150 Tower Avenue
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-1733
Grades: 11-12
| 24 students
55 Waverly Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-5160
Grades: PK
| 10 students
395 Lyme Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-4090
Grades: PK
| 16 students
Edp - Betances School (Closed 2021)
Special Education School
42 Charter Oak Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-2841
Grades: K-3
| 17 students
300 Wethersfield Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114
(860) 695-1001
Grades: 9-12
| 13 students
55 Forest Street
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 695-1497
Grades: 9-12
| 31 students
Edp - M.d. Fox School (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
470 Maple Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114
(860) 695-7721
Grades: 4-8
| 35 students
111 Hillside Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-4621
Grades: 7-8
| 9 students
305 Greenfield Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-6560
Grades: 7-8
| 461 students
177 Weston St.
Hartford, CT 06120
(860) 240-1865
Grades: 10-12
| 4 students
110 Washington St
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 722-8795
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
150 Tower Avenue
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-7106
Grades: 9-12
| 190 students
High Step Transition (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
55 Forest Street
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 695-1489
Grades: 12
| 17 students
55 Forest Street
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 695-1315
Grades: 9-12
| 370 students
55 Forest St
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 695-1500
Grades: 9
| 221 students
55 Forest Street
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 695-1320
Grades: 9-12
| 324 students
55 Forest Street
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 695-1325
Grades: 9-12
| 344 students
150 Tower Street
Hartford, CT 06120
(860) 695-1818
Grades: 9-12
| 170 students
395 Lyme Street
Hartford, CT 06120
(860) 695-6050
Grades: PK-7
| 8 students
Lc - Burns School (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
195 Putnam Street
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-2890
Grades: 7-8
| 3 students
757 New Britain Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-2721
Grades: 1-8
| 19 students
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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public high schools in Hartford, CT?
How many public high schools are located in Hartford, CT?
13 public high schools are located in Hartford, CT.
What is the racial composition of students in Hartford, CT?
Hartford, CT public high schools minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Connecticut public high schools average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

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