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For the 2021 school year, there are 86 magnet public schools in Connecticut, serving 39,482 students.
Learn more about how magnet schools work. Connecticut magnet public schools have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 57% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Connecticut public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is more than the Connecticut public school average of 12:1.

Top Connecticut Magnet Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Marine Science Magnet High School Of Southeastern Connectic Magnet School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    130 Shennecossett Road
    Groton, CT 06340
    (860) 434-4800

    Grades: 9-12 | 271 students
  • Center For Global Studies Magnet School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    300 Highland Avenue
    Norwalk, CT 06854
    (203) 852-9488

    Grades: 9-12 | 284 students
  • Western Ct Academy Of International Studies Elementary Magn Magnet School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    201 University Blvd.
    Danbury, CT 06810
    (203) 778-7462

    Grades: K-5 | 396 students
  • Connecticut Ib Academy Magnet School
    Math: 40-49% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    857 Forbes St.
    East Hartford, CT 06118
    (860) 622-5590

    Grades: 9-12 | 187 students
  • Discovery Academy Magnet School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    176 Cumberland Avenue
    Wethersfield, CT 06109
    (860) 296-2090

    Grades: PK-5 | 518 students
  • Rogers International School Magnet School
    Math: 62% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    202 Blachley Road
    Stamford, CT 06902
    (203) 977-4560

    Grades: K-8 | 811 students
  • Engineering - Science University Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 54% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    500 Boston Post Road
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (475) 220-6000

    Grades: 6-12 | 596 students
  • The Academy Of Information Technology Magnet School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    411 High Ridge Road
    Stamford, CT 06905
    (203) 977-4336

    Grades: 9-12 | 652 students
  • University High School Of Science And Engineering Magnet School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    351 Mark Twain Drive
    Hartford, CT 06112
    (860) 695-9020

    Grades: 9-12 | 439 students
  • Charles H. Barrows Stem Academy Magnet School
    Math: 52% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    141 Tuckie Road
    North Windham, CT 06256
    (860) 465-2610

    Grades: K-8 | 567 students
  • Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    380 Pierpont Rd.
    Waterbury, CT 06705
    (203) 574-8168

    Grades: PK-5 | 614 students
  • Stem Magnet At Fisher School Magnet School
    Math: 52% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    280 Plainfield Street
    Hartford, CT 06112
    (860) 695-3500

    Grades: K-8 | 363 students
  • Academy Of Aerospace And Engineering Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    525 Brook Street
    Rocky Hill, CT 06067
    (860) 529-1652

    Grades: PK-4 | 434 students
  • Ana Grace Academy Of The Arts Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    20 Security Drive
    Avon, CT 06001
    (860) 726-9367

    Grades: PK-5 | 483 students
  • Museum Academy Magnet School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11 Turkey Hill Road
    Bloomfield, CT 06002
    (860) 231-7800

    Grades: PK-5 | 515 students
  • Glastonbury/east Hartford Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    95 Oak Street
    Glastonbury, CT 06033
    (860) 633-4455

    Grades: PK-5 | 457 students
  • University Of Hartford Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    196 Bloomfield Ave.
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860) 236-2899

    Grades: PK-5 | 457 students
  • Mauro-sheridan Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 46% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    191 Fountain St.
    New Haven, CT 06515
    (475) 220-2800

    Grades: PK-8 | 532 students
  • Aerospace/hydrospace Engineering And Physical Sciences High School Magnet School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    840 Old Town Road
    Bridgeport, CT 06606
    (203) 275-3300

    Grades: 9-12 | 475 students
  • Breakthrough Magnet School South Magnet School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    290 Brookfield Street
    Hartford, CT 06106
    (860) 695-5700

    Grades: PK-8 | 358 students
  • Great Path Academy At Mcc Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    60 Bidwell Street
    Manchester, CT 06045
    (860) 521-3700

    Grades: 9-12 | 320 students
  • Maloney Interdistrict Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 44% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    233 South Elm St.
    Waterbury, CT 06706
    (203) 574-8162

    Grades: PK-5 | 590 students
  • Six-six Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 44% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    601 Pearl Harbor St.
    Bridgeport, CT 06610
    (203) 330-6775

    Grades: PK-8 | 454 students
  • Reggio Magnet School Of The Arts Magnet School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    59 Waterville Road
    Avon, CT 06001
    (860) 674-8549

    Grades: PK-5 | 508 students
  • Three Rivers Middle College Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    574 New London Turnpike
    Norwich, CT 06360
    (860) 859-9203

    Grades: 11-12 | 67 students
  • West Rock Authors Academy Magnet School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    311 Valley Street
    New Haven, CT 06515
    (475) 220-4900

    Grades: PK-4 | 203 students
  • Academy Of Aerospace And Engineering Magnet School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1101 Kennedy Road
    Windsor, CT 06095
    (860) 757-6347

    Grades: 6-12 | 773 students
  • Betsy Ross Arts Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 34% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    150 Kimberly Ave.
    New Haven, CT 06519
    (475) 220-5300

    Grades: 5-8 | 444 students
  • Winthrop Stem Elementary Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    74 Grove Street
    New London, CT 06320
    (860) 447-6070

    Grades: K-5 | 543 students
  • Dual Language & Arts Magnet Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    51 Daniels Avenue
    Waterford, CT 06385
    (860) 434-4800

    Grades: 6-8 | 150 students
  • Waterbury Arts Magnet School (middle) Magnet School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    16 South Elm St.
    Waterbury, CT 06706
    (203) 573-6300

    Grades: 6-8 | 341 students
  • Information Technology And Software Engineering High School Magnet School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    840 Old Town Road
    Bridgeport, CT 06606
    (203) 275-3300

    Grades: 9-12 | 475 students
  • Interdistrict Discovery Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4510 Park Avenue
    Bridgeport, CT 06606
    (203) 275-1801

    Grades: PK-8 | 492 students
  • Montessori Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1460 Broad St.
    Hartford, CT 06106
    (860) 757-6117

    Grades: PK-6 | 350 students
  • Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Magnet School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    16 South Elm St.
    Waterbury, CT 06706
    (203) 573-6300

    Grades: 9-12 | 466 students
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