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2022 Best Schools in West Haven

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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: 714,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  2. #14 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Hamden Hall Country Day School

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    Private School,

    HAMDEN, CT,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My son transitioned to HHCDS in 3rd Grade. We were in search of a school community where he could grow and academically and socially . He recently described his teachers as trust- worthy ! That....

    Read 98 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 600,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  3. #30 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Academy of Our Lady of Mercy - Lauralton Hall

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    Private School,

    MILFORD, CT,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I made the most of my experience with the school. There were things of the generic "high school experience" that I felt I missed out on like actual pep rallies and color runs and field trips. There....

    Read 172 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 366,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  4. #36 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Bridgeport International Academy

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    Private School,

    BRIDGEPORT, CT,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says The academic and social environment at the school is excellent. Their "No Romantic relationships" Policy during school time removes a lot of the normal distractions of boy-girl attractions and....

    Read 35 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 60,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

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  5. #38 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Christian Heritage School

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    Private School,

    TRUMBULL, CT,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Overall this is a great private K-12 school. Our child is being challenged academically, he is surrounded by staff that cares, is in a safe environment and is receiving a wonderful Christian....

    Read 74 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 450,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  6. #42 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Notre Dame High School

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    Private School,

    WEST HAVEN, CT,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My husband, Wayne '73 P'22 P'23, and I are thrilled with the experience our sons are having at Notre Dame! The faculty, staff and administration truly care about every young man, and are dedicated....

    Read 116 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 533,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  7. #43 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    St. Joseph High School

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    Private School,

    TRUMBULL, CT,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I am currently a freshmen parent at St. Joes and I have to say that I adore this school and everything that they stand for. Halfway through his freshmen year, I've watched my son grow so much. He...One other note - my son is a person of color (Latinx) and has not experienced any discrimination issues at all (something we were concerned about from his middle school experience). The overall....

    Read 238 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 780,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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  8. #49 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Sacred Heart Academy

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    Private School,

    HAMDEN, CT,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Attending Sacred Heart has been one of the best decisions I've made. The people around me are not just competitive but also very supportive. Our teachers charish us and provide us with the best....

    Read 203 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 398,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  9. #51 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Notre Dame High School

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    Private School,

    FAIRFIELD, CT,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says As a parent of three ND graduates, I found Notre Dame to be a safe, nurturing, and intellectually challenging environment for my children. The teachers are fabulous and the atmosphere for learning is....

    Read 201 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 536,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  10. #51 Best Public High Schools in Connecticut.

    Joseph A. Foran High School

    Milford School District, CT,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I love how welcoming the administration is to help. I never fell like I’m lost, because there is always someone to help me. College is one of my biggest concerns and the counselors at Joseph A FORAN....

    Read 236 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 872,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  11. #144 Best Public Elementary Schools in Connecticut.

    Edith E. Mackrille School

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    West Haven School District, CT,

    PK, K-4,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says My favorite school that I have been to. It really gave me a head start in learning career. I loved my teachers and i loved my class mates. I have so many memories from there..

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 308,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  12. #163 Best Public Elementary Schools in Connecticut.

    Live Oaks School

    Milford School District, CT,

    PK, K-5,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 315,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  13. #80 Best Public Middle Schools in Connecticut.

    East Shore Middle School

    Milford School District, CT,

    6-8,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 2.3 stars.

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 407,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  14. #64 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Kolbe Cathedral High School

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    Private School,

    BRIDGEPORT, CT,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says My time at Kolbe Cathedral HIgh School was short but sweet. Kolbe Cathedral High School was an amazing experience in just one year I became more knowledgeable about college than I have been for my....

    Read 104 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 297,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  15. Alma E. Pagels School

    Blue checkmark.

    West Haven School District, CT,

    PK, K-4,

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Students: 367,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  16. Seth G. Haley School

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    West Haven School District, CT,

    PK, K-4,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I have two children that went from kindergarten through 4th grade at Seth Haley school and my youngest is now in kindergarten. We love the school! My children have always felt safe and loved there. I....

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Students: 408,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  17. Carrigan Intermediate School

    Blue checkmark.

    West Haven School District, CT,

    5-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Students: 830,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  18. Harry M. Bailey Middle School

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    West Haven School District, CT,

    7-8,

    13 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says This school has given my daughter very positive experiences and the skills to help her move into the highschool. I would choose this school again because of the staff and how they care about the....

    Read 13 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Students: 934,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  19. West Haven High School

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    West Haven School District, CT,

    9-12,

    343 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says WHHS is an excellent school. It is one of the most racially diverse schools in all of CT. The teachers are very well qualified for their jobs, but just as with any school not everything, or this case....

    Read 343 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Students: 1,535,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  20. Savin Rock Community School

    Blue checkmark.

    West Haven School District, CT,

    PK, K-4,

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Students: 476,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  21. Forest School

    Blue checkmark.

    West Haven School District, CT,

    PK, K-4,

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Students: 406,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  22. Washington School

    Blue checkmark.

    West Haven School District, CT,

    PK, K-4,

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Students: 420,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  23. St. Thomas's Day School

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    Private School,

    NEW HAVEN, CT,

    K-6,

    10 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Our son has been at St. Thomas’s-affectionately known as STTS- for the last three years. Since day one, he has enjoyed his experience at this school- the dedicated teachers he’s had and the wonderful....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 121,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  24. Cold Spring School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    NEW HAVEN, CT,

    PK, K-6,

    8 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I am a former Cold Spring parent with three (very different) children who attended this wonderful school. Cold Spring gave my children so many gifts, among them: love of learning, a strong academic....

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 155,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  25. St. James School Stratford

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    STRATFORD, CT,

    PK, K-8,

    12 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says As an Alumna and mother of 4, I highly recommend St James School. We transferred our 4 children in fro public school when our oldest was in 3rd grade. If you are looking for a caring, nurturing,....

    Read 12 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 227,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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