Wilton High School

395 Danbury Rd.
Wilton, CT 06897
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Wilton High School serves 1,219 students in grades 9-12.
Wilton High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 92% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,219 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 10% in CT)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 92% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Wilton High School's student population of 1,219 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 91 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,219 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
91 teachers
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School Rankings

Wilton High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 940 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Wilton High School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#32 out of 940 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
11%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
29%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
75%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.42
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Graduation Rate
98%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
1%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Wilton High School's ranking?
Wilton High School is ranked #32 out of 940 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Connecticut.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
70% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 92% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).
What is the graduation rate of Wilton High School?
The graduation rate of Wilton High School is 98%, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 90%.
How many students attend Wilton High School?
1,219 students attend Wilton High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of Wilton High School students are White, 11% of students are Asian, 7% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Wilton High School?
Wilton High School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Wilton High School offer ?
Wilton High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Wilton High School part of?
Wilton High School is part of Wilton School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,219 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 10%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 92% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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