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For the 2021 school year, there are 233 public schools in New Haven County, CT, serving 120,820 students. New Haven County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
New Haven County, CT public schools have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 57% statewide average). Schools in New Haven County have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Connecticut public schools.
The top ranked public schools in New Haven County, CT are Frisbie School, Calvin Leete School and Guilford Lakes School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Connecticut public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut public school average of 12:1.

Top New Haven County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Frisbie School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    24 Todd Rd.
    Wolcott, CT 06716
    (203) 879-8146

    Grades: K-5 | 289 students
  • Calvin Leete School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    280 South Union St.
    Guilford, CT 06437
    (203) 453-2726

    Grades: K-4 | 264 students
  • Guilford Lakes School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    40 Maupas Rd.
    Guilford, CT 06437
    (203) 453-5201

    Grades: PK-4 | 295 students
  • Amity Middle School: Bethany Math: 78% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    190 Luke Hill Rd.
    Bethany, CT 06524
    (203) 393-3102

    Grades: 7-8 | 330 students
  • Ridge Road Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1341 Ridge Rd.
    North Haven, CT 06473
    (203) 248-4050

    Grades: PK-5 | 390 students
  • E. C. Adams Middle School Math: 77% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    233 Church St.
    Guilford, CT 06437
    (203) 453-2755

    Grades: 6-8 | 578 students
  • A. Baldwin Middle School Math: 78% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    68 Bullard Dr.
    Guilford, CT 06437
    (203) 457-0222

    Grades: 5-6 | 538 students
  • Edith E. Mackrille School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    806 Jones Hill Rd.
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (203) 931-6820

    Grades: PK-4 | 320 students
  • Daniel Hand High School Math: 71% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    286 Green Hill Rd.
    Madison, CT 06443
    (203) 245-6350

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,128 student
  • Amity Middle School: Orange Math: 73% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    100 Ohman Ave.
    Orange, CT 06477
    (203) 392-3200

    Grades: 7-8 | 391 students
  • Peck Place School Math: 78% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    500 Peck Ln.
    Orange, CT 06477
    (203) 891-8034

    Grades: 1-6 | 337 students
  • Long Meadow Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    65 North Benson Rd.
    Middlebury, CT 06762
    (203) 758-1144

    Grades: PK-5 | 506 students
  • Highland School Math: 75% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    490 Highland Ave.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203) 272-0335

    Grades: K-6 | 721 students
  • A. W. Cox School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    143 Three Mile Course
    Guilford, CT 06437
    (203) 453-5291

    Grades: K-4 | 265 students
  • Chapman School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    38 Country Club Rd.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203) 272-3591

    Grades: K-6 | 313 students
  • Gainfield Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    307 Old Field Rd.
    Southbury, CT 06488
    (203) 264-5312

    Grades: K-5 | 347 students
  • Norton School Math: 73% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    414 North Brooksvale Rd.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203) 272-7283

    Grades: K-6 | 400 students
  • Guilford High School Math: 63% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    605 New England Rd.
    Guilford, CT 06437
    (203) 453-2741

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,131 student
  • Alcott School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1490 Woodtick Rd.
    Wolcott, CT 06716
    (203) 879-8160

    Grades: PK-5 | 263 students
  • Montowese Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    145 Fitch St.
    North Haven, CT 06473
    (203) 239-2564

    Grades: PK-5 | 278 students
  • Amity Regional High School Math: 65% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    25 Newton Rd.
    Woodbridge, CT 06525
    (203) 397-4830

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,476 student
  • Worthington Hooker School Math: 71% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    180 Canner St.
    New Haven, CT 06511
    (475) 220-7200

    Grades: K-8 | 449 students
  • Pomperaug Regional High School Math: 63% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    234 Judd Rd.
    Southbury, CT 06488
    (203) 262-3200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,197 student
  • Kathleen H. Ryerson Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    982 Durham Rd.
    Madison, CT 06443
    (203) 245-6440

    Grades: K-4 | 202 students
  • Melissa Jones School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    181 Ledge Hill Rd.
    Guilford, CT 06437
    (203) 457-0773

    Grades: K-4 | 292 students
  • Pomperaug School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    607 Main St.
    Southbury, CT 06488
    (203) 264-8283

    Grades: PK-5 | 328 students
  • Laurel Ledge School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    30 Highland Ave.
    Beacon Falls, CT 06403
    (203) 729-5355

    Grades: PK-5 | 344 students
  • Turkey Hill School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    441 Turkey Hill Rd.
    Orange, CT 06477
    (203) 891-8040

    Grades: 1-6 | 294 students
  • Beecher Road School Math: 70% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    40 Beecher Rd.
    Woodbridge, CT 06525
    (203) 389-2195

    Grades: PK-6 | 830 students
  • West Woods School Math: 68% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    350 West Todd St.
    Hamden, CT 06518
    (203) 407-2050

    Grades: K-6 | 344 students
  • Doolittle School Math: 67% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    735 Cornwall Ave.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203) 272-3549

    Grades: 1-6 | 456 students
  • Green Acres Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    146 Upper State St.
    North Haven, CT 06473
    (203) 239-5387

    Grades: PK-5 | 388 students
  • Mathewson School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    466 West River St.
    Milford, CT 06460
    (203) 783-3527

    Grades: K-5 | 380 students
  • Cheshire High School Math: 59% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    525 South Main St.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203) 250-2511

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,401 student
  • Prospect Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    75 New Haven Road
    Prospect, CT 06712
    (203) 578-3300

    Grades: PK-5 | 609 students
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