Top 10 Best Meriden Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 14 public schools serving 9,085 students in Meriden, CT. Meriden has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
The top ranked public schools in Meriden, CT are Thomas Hooker School, Israel Putnam School and John Barry School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Meriden, CT public schools have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 58% statewide average). Schools in Meriden have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Connecticut public schools.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Connecticut public school average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Best Meriden, CT Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Thomas Hooker School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
70 Overlook Rd.
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 237-8839
Grades: PK-5
| 319 students
Rank: #22.
Israel Putnam School
Math: 55% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
133 Parker Ave.
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 237-8493
Grades: K-5
| 517 students
Rank: #33.
John Barry School
Math: 52% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
124 Columbia St.
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 237-8831
Grades: PK-5
| 482 students
Rank: #44.
Nathan Hale School
Math: 43% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
277 Atkins St. Ext.
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 237-7486
Grades: PK-5
| 515 students
Rank: #55.
Benjamin Franklin School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
426 West Main St.
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 235-7997
Grades: PK-5
| 342 students
Rank: #66.
Casimir Pulaski School
Math: 49% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Clearview Ave.
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 238-1273
Grades: K-5
| 600 students
Rank: #77.
Hanover School
Math: 41% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
208 Main St.
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 235-6359
Grades: PK-5
| 440 students
Rank: #88.
Thomas Edison Magnet Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 41% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
1355 North Broad St.
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 639-8403
Grades: 6-8
| 720 students
Rank: #99.
Washington Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1225 North Broad St.
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 235-6606
Grades: 6-8
| 851 students
Rank: #1010.
Roger Sherman School
Math: 32% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
64 North Pearl St.
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 238-1286
Grades: K-5
| 479 students
Rank: #1111.
H. C. Wilcox Technical High School
Vocational School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
298 Oregon Rd.
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 238-6260
Grades: 9-12
| 782 students
Rank: #1212.
Lincoln Middle School
Math: 26% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
164 Centennial Ave.
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 238-2381
Grades: 6-8
| 822 students
Rank: #1313.
Francis T. Maloney High School
Math: 14% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
121 Gravel St.
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 238-2334
Grades: 9-12
| 1,208 students
Rank: #1414.
Orville H. Platt High School
Math: 10% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
220 Coe Ave.
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 235-7963
Grades: 9-12
| 1,008 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Meriden, Connecticut

Meriden, Connecticut Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
110 West Main Street
Meriden, CT 06451
(203) 630-4177
Grades: 12
| 10 students
Homebound (Closed 2005)
Alternative School
22 Liberty Street
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 630-4171
Grades: 1-12
| 20 students
208 Main Street
Meriden, CT 06451
(203) 630-4177
Grades: PK-5
| 42 students
426 West Main Street
Meriden, CT 06451
(203) 630-4122
Grades: K-5
| 19 students
1225 North Broad Street
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 630-4122
Grades: 6-8
| 20 students
883 Paddock Avenue
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 630-7850
Grades: 9-12
| 40 students

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