U.S. News & World Report has ranked American high schools and Connecticut has 11 gold medal schools.
The Connecticut IB Academy in East Hartford is the top-rated school on the list, with a 98 percent graduation rate and a college readiness index of 92.8. On the national rankings, the school comes in at 40.
Connecticut also has 37 silver medal schools and 13 bronze medal schools.
The top 10 high schools in Connecticut are:
- Connecticut IB Academy in East Hartford
- Academy of Aerospace and Engineering in Hartford
- Amistad Academy in New Haven
- Weston High School
- Ridgefield High School
- Conard High School in West Hartford
- Wilton High School
- Lyme-Old Lyme High School
- Simsbury High School
- Greenwich High School