Top 10 Best New London County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 83 public schools serving 34,787 students in New London County, CT. New London County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
The top ranked public schools in New London County, CT are Mile Creek School, North Stonington Elementary School and Lyme-old Lyme High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
New London County, CT public schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 58% statewide average). Schools in New London County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Connecticut public schools.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Connecticut public school average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Best New London County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Mile Creek School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
205 Mile Creek Rd.
Old Lyme, CT 06371
(860) 434-2209
Grades: K-5
| 270 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
North Stonington Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
311 Norwich/westerly Rd.
North Stonington, CT 06359
(860) 535-2805
Grades: PK-6
| 384 students
Rank: #33.
Lyme-old Lyme High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
69 Lyme St.
Old Lyme, CT 06371
(860) 434-1651
Grades: 9-12
| 450 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Lyme Consolidated School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
478 Hamburg Road
Old Lyme, CT 06371
(860) 434-1233
Grades: K-5
| 196 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Niantic Center School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7 West Main St.
Niantic, CT 06357
(860) 739-3961
Grades: K-4
| 220 students
Rank: #66.
Oakdale School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
30 Indiana Circle
Oakdale, CT 06370
(860) 859-1800
Grades: K-5
| 284 students
Rank: #77.
Lillie B. Haynes School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
29 Society Rd.
Niantic, CT 06357
(860) 739-2922
Grades: K-4
| 283 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Deans Mill School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
35 Deans Mill Rd.
Stonington, CT 06378
(860) 535-2235
Grades: PK-5
| 453 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Great Neck Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
165 Great Neck Rd.
Waterford, CT 06385
(860) 442-2593
Grades: K-5
| 301 students
Rank: #1010.
Lyme-old Lyme Middle School
Math: 74% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
53 Lyme St.
Old Lyme, CT 06371
(860) 434-2568
Grades: 6-8
| 270 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Flanders School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
167 Boston Post Rd.
East Lyme, CT 06333
(860) 739-8475
Grades: K-4
| 271 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Marine Science Magnet High School
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
Rank: #1313.
Salem Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
200 Hartford Rd.
Salem, CT 06420
(860) 859-0267
Grades: PK-8
| 384 students
Rank: #1414.
Wheeler High School
Math: 67% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
297 Norwich/westerly Rd.
North Stonington, CT 06359
(860) 535-0377
Grades: 7-12
| 318 students
Rank: #1515.
Stonington Middle School
Math: 67% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
204 Mistuxet Ave.
Mystic, CT 06355
(860) 536-9613
Grades: 6-8
| 448 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Quaker Hill Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
285 Bloomingdale Rd.
Quaker Hill, CT 06375
(860) 442-1095
Grades: PK-5
| 324 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Voluntown Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
195 Main Street
Voluntown, CT 06384
(860) 376-2325
Grades: PK-8
| 245 students
Rank: #1818.
Northeast Academy Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
115 Oslo Street
Mystic, CT 06355
(860) 572-5852
Grades: K-5
| 406 students
Rank: #1919.
Jack Jackter Intermediate School
Math: 71% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
215 Halls Hill Rd.
Colchester, CT 06415
(860) 537-9421
Grades: 3-5
| 445 students
Rank: #2020.
William J. Johnston Middle School
Math: 69% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
360 Norwich Ave.
Colchester, CT 06415
(860) 537-2313
Grades: 6-8
| 501 students
Rank: #2121.
East Lyme Middle School
Math: 62% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
31 Society Rd.
Niantic, CT 06357
(860) 739-4491
Grades: 5-8
| 742 students
Rank: #2222.
Oswegatchie Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
470 Boston Post Rd.
Waterford, CT 06385
(860) 442-4331
Grades: K-5
| 297 students
Rank: #2323.
East Lyme High School
Math: 54% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
30 Chesterfield Rd.
East Lyme, CT 06333
(860) 739-6946
Grades: 9-12
| 1,010 students
Rank: #2424.
Dr. Charles E. Murphy School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
500 Chesterfield Rd.
Oakdale, CT 06370
(860) 848-9241
Grades: K-5
| 276 students
Rank: #2525.
Stonington High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
176 South Broad St.
Pawcatuck, CT 06379
(860) 599-5781
Grades: 9-12
| 616 students
Rank: #2626.
Clark Lane Middle School
Math: 63% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
105 Clark Ln.
Waterford, CT 06385
(860) 443-2837
Grades: 6-8
| 581 students
Rank: #2727.
Thomas W. Mahan School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
94 Salem Tpke.
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 823-4205
Grades: PK-5
| 238 students
Rank: #2828.
Franklin Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
206 Pond Rd.
North Franklin, CT 06254
(860) 642-7063
Grades: PK-8
| 163 students
Rank: #2929.
Preston Veterans' Memorial School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
325 Shetucket Tpke.
Preston, CT 06365
(860) 887-3113
Grades: PK-5
| 262 students
Rank: #3030.
Waterford High School
Math: 50% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
20 Rope Ferry Rd.
Waterford, CT 06385
(860) 437-6956
Grades: 9-12
| 778 students
Rank: #3131.
Lebanon Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
479 Exeter Rd.
Lebanon, CT 06249
(860) 642-7593
Grades: PK-4
| 335 students
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Charles Barnum School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
68 Briar Hill Rd.
Groton, CT 06340
(860) 449-5640
Grades: K-5
| 351 students
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Preston Plains School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1 Route 164
Preston, CT 06365
(860) 889-3831
Grades: 6-8
| 138 students
Rank: #3434.
Mohegan School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
49 Golden Rd.
Uncasville, CT 06382
(860) 848-9261
Grades: PK-5
| 305 students
Rank: #3535.
Griswold Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
211 Slater Ave.
Jewett City, CT 06351
(860) 376-7630
Grades: 5-8
| 525 students
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[+] Show Closed Public Schools in New London County, CT

New London County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Aba Autism Program (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
80 West Town Street
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 823-4204
Grades: K-5
| 20 students
31 Society Rd
Niantic, CT 06357
(860) 739-2751
Grades: 12
| 13 students
305 Broadway
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 887-2505
Grades: 10-12
| 12 students
49 Lyme Street
Old Lyme, CT 06371
(860) 434-7238
Grades: 9-11
| 4 students
Autism Class (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
165 Great Neck Road
Waterford, CT 06385
(860) 444-5802
Grades: 1-2
| 2 students
1084 Shennecossett Road
Groton, CT 06340
(860) 405-9017
Grades: 12
| 6 students
84 Main Street
Colchester, CT 06415
(860) 537-8912
Grades: 10-12
| 15 students
611 Norwich Ave.
Colchester, CT 06415
(860) 537-2378
Grades: PK-K
| 74 students
160 Fishtown Rd.
Mystic, CT 06355
(860) 572-5830
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
30 Case St.
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 892-4354
Grades: PK
| 60 students
315 Flanders Rd
East Lyme, CT 06333
(860) 691-4424
Grades: 9-12
| 19 students
48 Dayton Road
Waterford, CT 06385
(860) 443-7690
Grades: K-5
| 387 students
380 Norwich Ave.
Colchester, CT 06415
(860) 537-9421
Grades: 4-6
| 542 students
120 West St.
Groton, CT 06340
(860) 449-5645
Grades: PK-3
| 189 students
986 Norwich-new London Tpke.
Uncasville, CT 06382
(860) 848-5729
Grades: 9-12
| 15 students
51 Daniels Avenue
Waterford, CT 06385
(860) 434-4800
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
40 Shaw St
New London, CT 06320
(860) 444-3184
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
130 Shennecossett Rd.
Groton, CT 06340
(860) 449-5650
Grades: PK-6
| 483 students
120 Cedar Grove Ave.
New London, CT 06320
(860) 447-6030
Grades: PK-10
| 358 students
61 Fort Hill Rd
Groton, CT 06340
(860) 449-5620
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
131 North Bridebrook
Niantic, CT 06357
(860) 763-7352
Grades: 10-12
| 11 students
165 Golden St Extension
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 823-4203
Grades: K-5
| n/a students
211 Slater Avenue
Jewett City, CT 06351
(860) 376-7620
Grades: 4-6
| 489 students
244 Monument St.
Groton, CT 06340
(860) 449-5646
Grades: 3-6
| 132 students
Hickory Street School (Closed 2017)
Special Education School
15 Teachers Drive
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 892-4342
Grades: 2-6
| n/a students
Homebound (Closed 2005)
Alternative School
4 Blonder Boulevard
Ledyard, CT 06339
(860) 464-9255
Grades: 6-12
| 2 students
15 Rope Ferry Road
Waterford, CT 06385
(860) 444-5870
Grades: 9-10
| 2 students
90 Town Street
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 823-4200
Grades: 12
| 1 students
29 Society Rd.
Niantic, CT 06357
(860) 739-2922
Grades: PK
| 50 students
20 Lawler Lane
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 823-4206
Grades: K-2
| 5 students
280 Elizabeth Street Extensi
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 823-4208
Grades: 4-5
| 5 students
90 Sachem St
Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 887-2505
Grades: 12
| 12 students
49 Lyme Street
Old Lyme, CT 06371
(860) 739-2922
Grades: 6-11
| 8 students
29 Society Road
Niantic, CT 06357
(860) 739-2922
Grades: 1-5
| 16 students
Learn High School Aba (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
132 Boston Post Road
East Lyme, CT 06333
(860) 464-9600
Grades: 10-12
| 4 students
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