Top 10 Best Stratford Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 6,616 students in Stratford, CT (there are 3 private schools, serving 559 private students). 92% of all K-12 students in Stratford, CT are educated in public schools (compared to the CT state average of 89%).
The top ranked public schools in Stratford, CT are Eli Whitney School, Wilcoxson School and Chapel School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Stratford, CT public schools have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in Stratford have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Connecticut public schools.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Connecticut public school average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public Schools in Stratford, CT (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Eli Whitney School
(Math: 61% | Reading: 62%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1130 Huntington Road
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4198
Grades: K-6
| 466 students
Rank: #22.
Wilcoxson School
(Math: 39% | Reading: 45%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
600 Wilcoxson Avenue
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4196
Grades: K-6
| 371 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Chapel School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
380 Chapel Street
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4192
Grades: K-6
| 301 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Lordship School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
254 Crown Street
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4170
Grades: K-6
| 217 students
Rank: #55.
Franklin School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1895 Barnum Avenue
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4190
Grades: PK-6
| 293 students
Rank: #66.
Nichols School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
396 Nichols Avenue
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4294
Grades: K-6
| 446 students
Rank: #77.
Second Hill Lane School
(Math: 31% | Reading: 35%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
65 Second Hill Lane
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4292
Grades: PK-6
| 492 students
Rank: #88.
David Wooster Middle School
(Math: 17% | Reading: 42%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
150 Lincoln Street
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4275
Grades: 7-8
| 573 students
Rank: #99.
Bunnell High School
(Math: 20% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Bulldog Boulevard
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4250
Grades: 9-12
| 1,061 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Harry B. Flood Middle School
(Math: 16% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
490 Chapel Street
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4280
Grades: 7-8
| 508 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Stratford High School
(Math: 16% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
245 King Street
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4230
Grades: 9-12
| 1,067 students
Rank: #1212.
Stratford - Johnson House
(Math: 14% | Reading: 27%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
719 Birdseye Street
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4180
Grades: 2-6
| 560 students
Rank: n/an/a
699 Birdseye Street
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 375-2206
Grades: PK-1
| 261 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Stratford, Connecticut

Stratford, Connecticut Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Aba Nichols (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
396 Nichols Avenue
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4294
Grades: K-1
| 4 students
Aba Second Hill Lane (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
65 Second Hill Lane
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4292
Grades: 1-2
| 4 students
Aba Whitney (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
1130 Huntington Road
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4198
Grades: K-1
| 6 students
469 Birdseye Street
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4298
Grades: 9-12
| 42 students
55 Sutton Ave.
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4194
Grades: K-6
| 254 students
Dlc Whitney (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
1130 Huntington Road
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4199
Grades: K-5
| 6 students
Franklin Steps K-2 (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
1895 Barnum Avenue
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4190
Grades: 2
| 4 students
High School Sails (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
1 Bulldog Blvd
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4250
Grades: 9-12
| 11 students
High School Steps 9-12 (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
1 Bulldog Boulevard
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4298
Grades: 9-12
| 7 students
55 Fotch St.
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4188
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
719 Birdseye Street
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4192
Grades: 3-6
| 5 students
719 Birdseye Street
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4180
Grades: 3-6
| 9 students
Middle School Sails (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
490 Chapel Street
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4280
Grades: 7-8
| 6 students
150 Lincoln Street
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4275
Grades: 7-8
| 3 students
55 Sutton Avenue
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 385-4195
Grades: 7-11
| 11 students
Steps K-2 Nichols (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
396 Nichols Avenue
Stratford, CT 06614
(203) 385-4294
Grades: K-2
| 5 students
469 Birdseye Street
Stratford, CT 06615
(203) 380-6728
Grades: 12
| 19 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Stratford, CT?
The top ranked public schools in Stratford, CT include Eli Whitney School, Wilcoxson School and Chapel School.
How many public schools are located in Stratford, CT?
13 public schools are located in Stratford, CT.
What percentage of students in Stratford, CT go to public school?
92% of all K-12 students in Stratford, CT are educated in public schools (compared to the CT state average of 89%).
What is the racial composition of students in Stratford, CT?
Stratford, CT public schools minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Connecticut public schools average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

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