Wilton High School

  • Wilton High School serves 1,330 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 89% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wilton High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

Top Placements

Wilton High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

  • Wilton High School's student population of 1,330 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 106 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,330 students
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Total Classroom Teachers106 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wilton High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wilton High School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#58 out of 951 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
5%
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Hispanic
4%
25%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
86%
54%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.250.64
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Graduation Rate≥99%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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