Top 10 Best Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Schools in Connecticut (2022)

Public schools in Connecticut achieve an average reading/language arts proficiency of 58% (2022).
The public schools with the highest reading/language arts proficiency are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in Connecticut is New Canaan High School with 94%.

Top Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Schools in Connecticut (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
RLA Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
New Canaan High School
Math: 81% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 94%
Grades: 9-12
11 Farm Rd.
New Canaan, CT 06840
(203) 594-4600
Rank: #2 - 42. - 4.
Ridgefield High School
Math: 81% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 93%
Grades: 9-12
700 North Salem Rd.
Ridgefield, CT 06877
(203) 894-5750
Rank: #2 - 42. - 4.
South School
Math: 92% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 93%
Grades: K-4
8 Farm Rd.
New Canaan, CT 06840
(203) 594-4313
Rank: #2 - 42. - 4.
Staples High School
Math: 79% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 93%
Grades: 9-12
70 North Ave.
Westport, CT 06880
(203) 341-1210
Rank: #5 - 85. - 8.
Marine Science Magnet High School
Magnet School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 9-12
130 Shennecossett Road
Groton, CT 06340
(860) 434-4800
Rank: #5 - 85. - 8.
Monroe Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: PK-5
375 Monroe Tpke.
Monroe, CT 06468
(203) 452-2870
Rank: #5 - 85. - 8.
Ridgebury Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: PK-5
112 Bennett's Farm Rd.
Ridgefield, CT 06877
(203) 894-5875
Rank: #5 - 85. - 8.
Scotland Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: K-5
111 Barlow Mountain Rd.
Ridgefield, CT 06877
(203) 894-5825
Rank: #9 - 119. - 11.
Darien High School
Math: 86% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 92%
Grades: 9-12
80 High School Ln.
Darien, CT 06820
(203) 655-3981
Rank: #9 - 119. - 11.
Riverside School
Math: 88% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 92%
Grades: K-5
90 Hendrie Ave.
Riverside, CT 06878
(203) 637-1440
Rank: #9 - 119. - 11.
Wilton High School
Math: 76% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 92%
Grades: 9-12
395 Danbury Rd.
Wilton, CT 06897
(203) 762-0381
Rank: #1212.
Booth Free School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: K-5
14 South St.
Roxbury, CT 06783
(860) 354-9391
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Saxe Middle School
Math: 87% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 90%
Grades: 5-8
468 South Ave.
New Canaan, CT 06840
(203) 594-4564
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Sherman School
Math: 90% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 90%
Grades: K-5
250 Fern St.
Fairfield, CT 06824
(203) 255-8330
Rank: #15 - 1815. - 18.
Daniels Farm School
Math: 85% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 89%
Grades: K-5
710 Daniels Farm Rd.
Trumbull, CT 06611
(203) 452-4388
Rank: #15 - 1815. - 18.
Green's Farms School
Math: 88% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 89%
Grades: K-5
17 Morningside Dr. South
Westport, CT 06880
(203) 222-3610
Rank: #15 - 1815. - 18.
Joel Barlow High School
Math: 75% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 89%
Grades: 9-12
100 Black Rock Tpke.
Redding, CT 06896
(203) 938-2508
Rank: #15 - 1815. - 18.
Norton School
Math: 84% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 89%
Grades: K-6
414 North Brooksvale Rd.
Cheshire, CT 06410
(203) 272-7283
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Fairfield Ludlowe High School
Math: 77% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 88%
Grades: 9-12
785 Unquowa Rd.
Fairfield, CT 06824
(203) 255-7201
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Holmes Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 88%
Grades: K-5
18 Hoyt St.
Darien, CT 06820
(203) 353-4371
Rank: #21 - 3421. - 34.
Barlow Mountain Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: PK-5
115 Barlow Mountain Rd.
Ridgefield, CT 06877
(203) 894-5800
Rank: #21 - 3421. - 34.
Chapman School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: K-6
38 Country Club Rd.
Cheshire, CT 06410
(203) 272-3591
Rank: #21 - 3421. - 34.
Coleytown Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: K-5
65 Easton Rd.
Westport, CT 06880
(203) 341-1710
Rank: #21 - 3421. - 34.
Coventry High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: 9-12
78 Ripley Hill Road
Coventry, CT 06238
(860) 742-7346
Rank: #21 - 3421. - 34.
Farmingville Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: K-5
324 Farmingville Rd.
Ridgefield, CT 06877
(203) 894-5570
Rank: #21 - 3421. - 34.
Kathleen H. Ryerson Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: K-3
982 Durham Rd.
Madison, CT 06443
(203) 245-6440
Rank: #21 - 3421. - 34.
Kent Center School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: PK-8
9 Judd Street
Kent, CT 06757
(860) 927-3537
Rank: #21 - 3421. - 34.
Lyme-old Lyme High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: 9-12
69 Lyme St.
Old Lyme, CT 06371
(860) 434-1651
Rank: #21 - 3421. - 34.
Noah Wallace School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: K-4
2 School St.
Farmington, CT 06032
(860) 677-1659
Rank: #21 - 3421. - 34.
Norfeldt School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: K-5
35 Barksdale Rd.
West Hartford, CT 06117
(860) 233-4421
Rank: #21 - 3421. - 34.
North Street School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: PK-5
381 North St.
Greenwich, CT 06830
(203) 869-6756
Rank: #21 - 3421. - 34.
Stamford Charter School For Excellence
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: K-6
1 Schuyler Ave.
Stamford, CT 06902
(203) 989-0000
Rank: #21 - 3421. - 34.
West District School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: K-4
114 West District Road
Unionville, CT 06085
(860) 673-2579
Rank: #21 - 3421. - 34.
Weston High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: 9-12
115 School Rd.
Weston, CT 06883
(203) 291-1602
Rank: #35 - 4135. - 41.
Central School
Math: 77% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 87%
Grades: K-6
29 Massaco St.
Simsbury, CT 06070
(860) 658-4732
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