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2023 Best Schools in Fairfield County

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  1. #4 Best Private High Schools in Fairfield County.

    Brunswick School

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    Private School,

    GREENWICH, CT,

    PK, K-12,

    53 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 53 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 984,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  2. #6 Best Private High Schools in Fairfield County.

    St. Luke's School

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    Private School,

    NEW CANAAN, CT,

    5-12,

    195 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 195 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 591,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  3. #2 Best Public High Schools in Fairfield County.

    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,

  4. #7 Best Private High Schools in Fairfield County.

    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,

  5. #3 Best Public High Schools in Fairfield County.

    Darien High School

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    Darien School District, CT,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says The teachers are extremely smart, engaging, and versatile in the ways they help students to learn challenging concepts. There is a great support staff for those struggling from various mental health....

    Read 196 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,382,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  6. #4 Best Public High Schools in Fairfield County.

    Greenwich High School

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    Greenwich Public Schools, CT,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My Experience at Greenwich High School was amazing! I started my freshman year in 2018 and graduated in 2022. Before Covid hit, my freshman year and the beginning of my sophomore year had to be the....

    Read 457 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,748,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  7. #8 Best Private High Schools in Fairfield County.

    Wooster School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    DANBURY, CT,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My son like all children, was born with a “love of learning”. As Brayan started progressing in the school district, he became bored, complacent, and restless. His “love of learning” quickly...The solution was simple. We found Wooster, a school that challenged him enough to feed his “love of learning”, acknowledge his individuality, and guide him to “do the right thing”.Our experience at Wooster has been exceptional. The teachers are truly invested in my child’s education and his growth as learner. Adjustments are made as needed to meet the needs of the student.....

    Read 82 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 325,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  8. #2 Best Public Elementary Schools in Fairfield County.

    South School

    Blue checkmark.

    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: 530,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  9. #6 Best Public High Schools in Fairfield County.

    Weston High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Weston School District, CT,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Ranked as one of the best high schools in the state of Connecticut, Weston High School provides an education that stresses rigor, collaboration, and involvement. In a competitive educational....

    Read 148 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 798,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  10. #8 Best Public High Schools in Fairfield County.

    Ridgefield High School

    Ridgefield School District, CT,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Ridgefield High School provides many opportunities to develop academically; the classes are rigorous and generally taught well by the faculty. The English department is particularly impressive and... to students and lack compassion. Respect will go a long way. Socially, RHS can be a hit or miss; RHS is cliquey and students’ experience varies.

    Read 380 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,558,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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