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2024 Best Public Schools in Connecticut

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  1. #2 Best Public High Schools in Connecticut.

    Staples High School

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    Westport School District, CT,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The school overall is very high quality and many of the teachers are amazing and genuinely care about students. However, the student culture is very competitive with a heavy focus on enrollment at an....

    Read 237 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,714,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  2. #3 Best Public Elementary Schools in Connecticut.

    South School

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    New Canaan Public Schools, CT,

    K-4,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says South School has been amazing in meeting the needs of my son who has mild special needs. The communication between the teacher, specialty teachers, & myself has be incredible. He has learned so much....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 512,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  3. #7 Best Public High Schools in Connecticut.

    Avon High School

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    Avon School District, CT,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Avon High School in Avon, CT is truly an exceptional educational institution. I can confidently say that this school is outstanding.The faculty and staff are dedicated to helping each student succeed, providing them with the tools, support, and resources they need to achieve their goals.The school boasts a wide range of academic programs and extracurricular activities, providing students with ample opportunities to explore their interests and passions. One of the standout features of this school is the strong sense of community and camaraderie among the students. The students are friendly, welcoming, and inclusive, creating a safe and supportive...If you're looking for an exceptional high school experience, this is definitely the place to be. The faculty and staff are committed to helping students achieve their full potential, and the students....

    Read 217 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 955,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  4. #9 Best Public Elementary Schools in Connecticut.

    North Mianus School

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    Greenwich Public Schools, CT,

    K-5,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Pleased with experience . Teachers are great and my children love learning. Big emphasis placed on reading and social development. Love it that children get so much exercise/pe time -- especially...We toured all the schools in Greenwich and chose to live in this district. Found Riverside and OG to be too elitist for my taste..

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 498,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

  5. #9 Best Public High Schools in Connecticut.

    Glastonbury High School

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    Glastonbury Public Schools, CT,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The biggest thing I've learned at GHS is how to seize the opportunity and at GHS, there are plenty of opportunities. There are many classes and clubs to choose from. With each commitment I've made at....

    Read 493 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,862,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  6. #11 Best Public High Schools in Connecticut.

    Weston High School

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    Weston School District, CT,

    9-12,

    156 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Overall, it was a good experience being at the school. The school is very small so that means there were limited recourses but that doesn't mean I had a bad experience at the school. Overall I....

    Read 156 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 760,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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