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2022 Best high schools in Connecticut

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  1. #4 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Hopkins School

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    Private School,

    NEW HAVEN, CT,

    7-12,

    80 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I have loved my time attending Hopkins school and wouldn't trade it for the world. Parents who have ambitious and bright children may have found their match. Hopkins school's courses not only....

    Read 80 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 712,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  2. #6 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Kent School

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    Private School,

    KENT, CT,

    9-12,

    106 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 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 106 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 520,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  3. #7 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Pomfret School

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    Private School,

    POMFRET, CT,

    9-12,

    85 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I enjoyed my four years at Pomfret. It is a small school where everyone knows each other and looks out for one another. Teachers are welcoming, but have very high expectations (lots of homework and a....

    Read 85 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 350,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  4. #12 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Brunswick School

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    Private School,

    GREENWICH, CT,

    PK, K-12,

    52 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I went to Brunswick for 7.5 years. I didn't realize until long after graduation how many important lessons were passed on to the students about life, society, and how the world works. I left mid-year....

    Read 52 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 984,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  5. #1 Best Public High Schools in Connecticut.

    Staples High School

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    Westport School District, CT,

    9-12,

    224 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Staples High School is known for having an intense, high pressure learning landscape. While this may be true, it is so much more than just a grade-crazed pressure cooker. The school offers a wide....

    Read 224 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,803,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  6. #15 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Kingswood Oxford School

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    Private School,

    WEST HARTFORD, CT,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I enjoy Kingswood Oxford School a lot, there are thousands of wonderful experienced offered there. From sports to academics everyone has there own place. I enjoy how much the teachers pay attention....

    Read 42 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 518,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  7. #16 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    St. Luke's School

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    Private School,

    NEW CANAAN, CT,

    5-12,

    194 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says St. Luke's has been transformational for our family. One child graduated a few years ago and another is there now - they both started as students in St. Luke's 5th grade. My older child would cry....

    Read 194 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 591,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  8. #18 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Salisbury School

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    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+,

    Students: 310,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  9. #21 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Avon Old Farms School

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    Private School,

    AVON, CT,

    9-12,

    257 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I have been welcomed to Avon with open arms. The community is fantastic in all aspects with academics, athletics, and fine arts. I was given the opportunity to try new things between countless sports....

    Read 257 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 405,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  10. #2 Best Public High Schools in Connecticut.

    New Canaan High School

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    New Canaan Public Schools, CT,

    9-12,

    187 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says NCHS has great teachers, amazing resources, friendly students and good lunch options. I never feel unsafe at school and it’s a good working environment. It’s easy to go up to a teacher if you don’t....

    Read 187 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,279,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  11. #23 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Sacred Heart Greenwich

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    Private School,

    GREENWICH, CT,

    PK, K-12,

    85 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Sacred Heart has been a true home away from home for our girls. The school lives their mission every day and really pushes our young women to be independent thinkers who are kind and compassionate. ....

    Read 85 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 729,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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