Skip to Main Content

2023 Best High Schools for Athletes in Litchfield County

1-25 of 25 results

  1. #1 Best High Schools for Athletes in Litchfield County.

    Thomaston High School

    Thomaston School District, CT,

    7-12,

    76 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I've attended Thomaston public schools for my entire life, and there is a lot to love about them. The schools are quite small, which creates a tightly-knit environment where everyone knows one....

    Read 76 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Total Number of Sports: 16,

  2. #2 Best High Schools for Athletes in Litchfield County.

    Salisbury School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SALISBURY, CT,

    9-12,

    77 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Our son went to a great public high school for freshman and sophomore year and is an honor student. He always wanted to go to prep school and he is an avid hockey and lacrosse player. He is now in....

    Read 77 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 17,

  3. #4 Best High Schools for Athletes in Litchfield County.

    The Taft School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    WATERTOWN, CT,

    9-12,

    71 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says The Taft School is truly a top notch academic institution. Theres no doubt that the courses are rigorous, the teachers give a ton of one on one attention to their students, extra help is always....

    Read 71 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 27,

  4. #5 Best High Schools for Athletes in Litchfield County.

    Kent School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    KENT, CT,

    9-12,

    107 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Kent is an exceptional all-around school. Definitely ascending in reputation - has the right kind of mix between challenging academics, sports and extra curriculars. Kent has an impressive advisor program that helps guide students through their boarding school journey. Arguably, it has the prettiest setting among all the East Coast schools with a river that runs along the campus and a wonderful town that is literally a 5-min walk for students. Having the town of...So glad that we chose Kent over the other great schools!.

    Read 107 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 24,

  5. #10 Best High Schools for Athletes in Litchfield County.

    Northwestern Regional High School

    Northwestern Regional School District No. 7, CT,

    9-12,

    128 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says The community is always upbeat with students and staff always full of school spirit. The teachers go out of their way to be their for their students. As a Junior attending the middle school here as....

    Read 128 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Total Number of Sports: 16,

  6. #14 Best High Schools for Athletes in Litchfield County.

    The Gilbert School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    WINSTED, CT,

    7-12,

    104 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says My family recently researched area private schools to attend to give me a more diverse experience than my hometown high school. Living in a rural area, it’s hard to find a school that isn’t too large....

    Read 104 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Total Number of Sports: 19,

  7. #15 Best High Schools for Athletes in Litchfield County.

    Torrington High School

    Torrington School District, CT,

    9-12,

    156 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Torrington High School is one of those schools where if you do not stay focused on what you need to do, you simply fall behind. Choosing to focus on myself at Torrington High was the best decision....

    Read 156 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Total Number of Sports: 19,

  8. #16 Best High Schools for Athletes in Litchfield County.

    Marvelwood School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    KENT, CT,

    9-12,

    36 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Our son joined Marvelwood in the Fall as a junior. He attended other schools before but never felt they were the right fit. At Marvelwood, he found a “home away from home”. The size of the community...Our son went through a few unfortunate events (death in the family, concussion, leg injury), but we always had a lot of support at all levels from everyone in the community. And he made lifelong...Marvelwood also handled the covid 19 crisis extremely well: they had a protocol that everyone followed and it enabled the students to enjoy a “normal school year”!Marvelwood is a place where people care! We are looking forward to his senior year!.

    Read 36 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 14,

Not sure what schools you are zoned for?Find out by exploring our school boundary maps. Look up public schools and districts by address or ZIP code.
loading indicator

Showing results 1 through 25 of 25