Top 10 Best Public Schools in Connecticut (2022)

The top ranked public schools in Connecticut state are listed below (2022).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Connecticut is 47%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 58%.
The top ranked public schools in Connecticut are South School, Booth Free School and Riverside School. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public schools are Westport, New Canaan and Riverside.

Top Ranked Public Schools in Connecticut (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
South School
Math: 92% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 92% (Top 1%)
Reading: 93% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-4
8 Farm Rd.
New Canaan, CT 06840
(203) 594-4313
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Booth Free School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥90% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥90% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
14 South St.
Roxbury, CT 06783
(860) 354-9391
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Riverside School
Math: 88% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
Math: 88% (Top 5%)
Reading: 92% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-5
90 Hendrie Ave.
Riverside, CT 06878
(203) 637-1440
Rank: #4 - 64. - 6.
Monroe Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: PK-5
375 Monroe Tpke.
Monroe, CT 06468
(203) 452-2870
Rank: #4 - 64. - 6.
Ridgebury Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: PK-5
112 Bennett's Farm Rd.
Ridgefield, CT 06877
(203) 894-5875
Rank: #4 - 64. - 6.
Sherman School
Math: 90% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 90% (Top 1%)
Reading: 90% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
250 Fern St.
Fairfield, CT 06824
(203) 255-8330
Rank: #77.
Stamford Charter School For Excellence
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-6
1 Schuyler Ave.
Stamford, CT 06902
(203) 989-0000
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Green's Farms School
Math: 88% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 88% (Top 5%)
Reading: 89% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
17 Morningside Dr. South
Westport, CT 06880
(203) 222-3610
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Saxe Middle School
Math: 87% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 87% (Top 5%)
Reading: 90% (Top 5%)
Grades: 5-8
468 South Ave.
New Canaan, CT 06840
(203) 594-4564
Rank: #1010.
Darien High School
Math: 86% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
Math: 86% (Top 5%)
Reading: 92% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
80 High School Ln.
Darien, CT 06820
(203) 655-3981
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Coleytown Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
65 Easton Rd.
Westport, CT 06880
(203) 341-1710
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
West District School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-4
114 West District Road
Unionville, CT 06085
(860) 673-2579
Rank: #1313.
Scotland Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-5
111 Barlow Mountain Rd.
Ridgefield, CT 06877
(203) 894-5825
Rank: #1414.
Daniels Farm School
Math: 85% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 85% (Top 5%)
Reading: 89% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
710 Daniels Farm Rd.
Trumbull, CT 06611
(203) 452-4388
Rank: #1515.
West School
Math: 90% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 90% (Top 1%)
Reading: 86% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-4
769 Ponus Ridge
New Canaan, CT 06840
(203) 594-4410
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Holmes Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 85% (Top 5%)
Reading: 88% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
18 Hoyt St.
Darien, CT 06820
(203) 353-4371
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Old Greenwich School
Math: 86% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 86% (Top 5%)
Reading: 87% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
825 Sound Beach Ave.
Old Greenwich, CT 06870
(203) 637-0150
Rank: #1818.
Norton School
Math: 84% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 84% (Top 5%)
Reading: 89% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-6
414 North Brooksvale Rd.
Cheshire, CT 06410
(203) 272-7283
Rank: #1919.
Tokeneke Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
Math: 89% (Top 1%)
Reading: 86% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
7 Old Farm Rd.
Darien, CT 06820
(203) 655-9666
Rank: #2020.
East School
Math: 90% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 90% (Top 1%)
Reading: 85% (Top 10%)
Grades: K-4
54 Little Brook Rd.
New Canaan, CT 06840
(203) 594-4219
Rank: #2121.
North Mianus School
Math: 87% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 87% (Top 5%)
Reading: 86% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
309 Palmer Hill Rd.
Riverside, CT 06878
(203) 637-9730
Rank: #2222.
Hebron Avenue School
Math: 83% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 83% (Top 5%)
Reading: 87% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
1363 Hebron Avenue
Glastonbury, CT 06033
(860) 652-7875
Rank: #2323.
Hindley Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 89% (Top 1%)
Reading: 85% (Top 10%)
Grades: K-5
10 Nearwater Ln.
Darien, CT 06820
(203) 655-1323
Rank: #24 - 3124. - 31.
Barlow Mountain Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
115 Barlow Mountain Rd.
Ridgefield, CT 06877
(203) 894-5800
Rank: #24 - 3124. - 31.
Eastern Middle School
Math: 82% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
Math: 82% (Top 5%)
Reading: 87% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-8
51 Hendrie Ave.
Riverside, CT 06878
(203) 637-1744
Rank: #24 - 3124. - 31.
Farmingville Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
324 Farmingville Rd.
Ridgefield, CT 06877
(203) 894-5570
Rank: #24 - 3124. - 31.
Kathleen H. Ryerson Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-3
982 Durham Rd.
Madison, CT 06443
(203) 245-6440
Rank: #24 - 3124. - 31.
Noah Wallace School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-4
2 School St.
Farmington, CT 06032
(860) 677-1659
Rank: #24 - 3124. - 31.
Norfeldt School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
35 Barksdale Rd.
West Hartford, CT 06117
(860) 233-4421
Rank: #24 - 3124. - 31.
North Street School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
381 North St.
Greenwich, CT 06830
(203) 869-6756
Rank: #24 - 3124. - 31.
Riverfield School
Math: 82% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 82% (Top 5%)
Reading: 87% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
1625 Mill Plain Rd.
Fairfield, CT 06824
(203) 255-8328
Rank: #3232.
New Canaan High School
Math: 81% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 81% (Top 10%)
Reading: 94% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
11 Farm Rd.
New Canaan, CT 06840
(203) 594-4600
Rank: #3333.
Ridgefield High School
Math: 81% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 81% (Top 10%)
Reading: 93% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
700 North Salem Rd.
Ridgefield, CT 06877
(203) 894-5750
Rank: #3434.
Tashua School
Math: 90% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 90% (Top 1%)
Reading: 84% (Top 10%)
Grades: K-5
401 Stonehouse Rd.
Trumbull, CT 06611
(203) 452-4433
Rank: #3535.
Staples High School
Math: 79% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
Math: 79% (Top 10%)
Reading: 93% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
70 North Ave.
Westport, CT 06880
(203) 341-1210
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