Top 10 Best New Haven Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 44 public schools serving 22,911 students in New Haven, CT. New Haven has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
The top ranked public schools in New Haven, CT are Worthington Hooker School, Elm City College Preparatory School and Amistad Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
New Haven, CT public schools have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 58% statewide average). Schools in New Haven have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Connecticut public schools.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Connecticut public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Best New Haven, CT Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Worthington Hooker School
Math: 69% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
180 Canner St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-7200
Grades: K-8
| 449 students
Rank: #22.
Elm City College Preparatory School
Charter School
Math: 52% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
407 James Street
New Haven, CT 06513
(203) 772-7010
Grades: K-12
| 752 students
Rank: #33.
Amistad Academy
Charter School
Math: 47% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
130 Edgewood Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 772-7000
Grades: K-12
| 1,081 students
Rank: #44.
Booker T. Washington Academy
Charter School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
804 State Street
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 691-6535
Grades: K-4
| 300 students
Rank: #55.
Mauro-sheridan Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 44% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
191 Fountain St.
New Haven, CT 06515
(475) 220-2800
Grades: PK-8
| 532 students
Rank: #66.
Sound School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
60 South Water St.
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-2300
Grades: 9-12
| 331 students
Rank: #77.
Davis 21st Century Magnet Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 28% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
35 Davis St.
New Haven, CT 06515
(475) 220-7800
Grades: PK-8
| 511 students
Rank: #88.
Betsy Ross Arts Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 34% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
150 Kimberly Ave.
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-5300
Grades: 5-8
| 444 students
Rank: #99.
Beecher School
Magnet School
Math: 29% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Jewel Street
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-3800
Grades: PK-8
| 495 students
Rank: #1010.
Conte/west Hills Magnet School
Math: 28% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
511 Chapel St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-5400
Grades: PK-8
| 661 students
Rank: #1111.
Benjamin Jepson Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 26% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
15 Lexington Ave.
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-2900
Grades: PK-8
| 507 students
Rank: #1212.
Edgewood School
Math: 24% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
737 Edgewood Ave.
New Haven, CT 06515
(475) 220-8000
Grades: K-8
| 438 students
Rank: #1313.
John S. Martinez Sea And Sky Stem School
Math: 26% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
100 James St.
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-2000
Grades: PK-8
| 528 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
East Rock Community Magnet School
Math: 26% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
133 Nash St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-5900
Grades: PK-8
| 504 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Quinnipiac Real World Math Stem School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
460 Lexington Avenue
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-4700
Grades: K-5
| 293 students
Rank: #1616.
Clinton Avenue School
Math: 20% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
293 Clinton Ave.
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-3300
Grades: PK-8
| 491 students
Rank: #1717.
John C. Daniels
Magnet School
Math: 19% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
569 Congress Ave.
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-3600
Grades: PK-8
| 536 students
Rank: #1818.
Elm City Montessori School
Charter School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
375 Quinnipiac Avenue
New Haven, CT 06513
(203) 903-4031
Grades: PK-3
| 170 students
Rank: #1919.
East Haven High School
Math: 13% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
35 Wheelbarrow Ln.
New Haven, CT 06513
(203) 468-3254
Grades: 9-12
| 936 students
Rank: #2020.
Strong 21st Century Communications Magnet And Scsu Lab School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
130 Orchard Street
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-4800
Grades: K-4
| 289 students
Rank: #2121.
Truman School
Math: 23% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
114 Truman St.
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-2100
Grades: PK-8
| 530 students
Rank: #2222.
Bishop Woods Architecture And Design Magnet School
Math: 22% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1481 Quinnipiac Avenue
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-7300
Grades: K-8
| 449 students
Rank: #2323.
West Rock Authors Academy
Magnet School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
311 Valley Street
New Haven, CT 06515
(475) 220-4900
Grades: PK-4
| 203 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Cooperative High School - Inter-district Magnet
Magnet School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
177 College Street
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-2400
Grades: 9-12
| 630 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Hill Regional Career High School
Magnet School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
140 Legion Ave.
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-5000
Grades: 9-12
| 656 students
Rank: #2626.
New Haven Academy
Magnet School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
444 Orange Street
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-6600
Grades: 9-12
| 280 students
Rank: #2727.
Ross/woodward School
Magnet School
Math: 14% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
185 Barnes Ave.
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-3100
Grades: PK-8
| 672 students
Rank: #2828.
Highville Charter School
Charter School
Math: 13% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
1 Science Park
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 287-0528
Grades: PK-12
| 502 students
Rank: #2929.
King/robinson Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 18% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
150 Fournier St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-2700
Grades: PK-8
| 528 students
Rank: #3030.
Columbus Family Academy
Math: 13% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
255 Blatchley Ave.
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-2500
Grades: PK-8
| 495 students
Rank: #3131.
Roberto Clemente Leadership Academy For Global Awareness
Math: 12% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
360 Columbus Avenue
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-7600
Grades: K-8
| 481 students
Rank: #3232.
High School In The Community
Magnet School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
175 Water St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-6200
Grades: 9-12
| 237 students
Rank: #3333.
Celentano Biotech Health And Medical Magnet School
Math: 12% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Canner Street
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-3400
Grades: PK-8
| 376 students
Rank: #3434.
Hill Central Music Academy
Math: 15% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
140 Dewitt St.
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-6100
Grades: PK-8
| 487 students
Rank: #3535.
Wexler/grant Community School
Math: 12% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
55 Foote St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-5600
Grades: PK-8
| 425 students
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New Haven, Connecticut Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
446a Blake Street Suite 100
New Haven, CT 06515
(203) 786-6403
Grades: 10-12
| 16 students
195 Wilmot Rd
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 946-5400
Grades: K-2
| n/a students
1324 Chapel Street
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 946-5353
Grades: PK
| 29 students
495 Blake St.
New Haven, CT 06515
(203) 946-5300
Grades: PK
| 123 students
55 Audubon St
New Haven, CT 06510
(203) 777-5451
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT 06515
(203) 392-5933
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
54 Meadow Street
New Haven, CT 06515
(203) 946-8913
Grades: PK
| 220 students
540 Ella Grasso Blvd
New Haven, CT 06519
(203) 946-8666
Grades: PK
| 36 students
Homebound (Closed 2005)
Alternative School
140 Dewitt Street
New Haven, CT 06519
(203) 946-8888
Grades: K-12
| 40 students
35 Wheelbarrow Lane
New Haven, CT 06513
(203) 468-3261
Grades: 12
| 1 students
580 Dixwell Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 946-8666
Grades: PK-12
| 144 students
245 Whalley Ave.
New Haven, CT 06530
(203) 974-4111
Grades: 11-12
| 3 students
103 Hallock Avenue
New Haven, CT 06519
(203) 946-2411
Grades: 9-12
| 80 students
21 Wooster Place
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 946-5617
Grades: 9-12
| 37 students
199 Wilmot Street
New Haven, CT 06515
(203) 691-3970
Grades: K-8
| 40 students
133 Nash Street
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 691-3970
Grades: K-8
| 30 students
400 Canner Street
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 691-3970
Grades: PK-12
| 42 students
Polly T. Mccabe Center (Closed 2012)
Special Education School
390 Columbus Ave
New Haven, CT 06519
(203) 946-8758
Grades: 7-12
| 21 students
22 Gold St.
New Haven, CT 06519
(203) 946-8651
Grades: PK-6
| 168 students
560 Ella Grasso Blvd.
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-6700
Grades: 9-12
| 86 students
191 Fountain Street
New Haven, CT 06515
(860) 437-6400
Grades: 5-8
| 249 students
69 Grand Ave.
New Haven, CT 06513
(203) 946-8657
Grades: PK-4
| 316 students
130 Edgewood Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 946-8631
Grades: K-4
| 298 students
806 Orchard St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 946-5935
Grades: 1-5
| 39 students
800 Dixwell Ave
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 946-5935
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
49 Prince St.
New Haven, CT 06519
(203) 946-8414
Grades: PK-5
| 333 students
185 Barnes Ave..
New Haven, CT 06513
(203) 946-8644
Grades: PK-5
| 225 students
135 Back Rimmon Road
New Haven, CT 06504
(203) 881-5551
Grades: 9-12
| 10 students

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