How good are the schools in Hartford, CT?

Hartford encompasses 77 public elementary, middle and high schools. Hartford also has 109 private schools. Eighteen high schools are recognized on U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

Hartford is also home to 10 colleges and/or universities, one of which earned a place on U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges rankings.

College Readiness Index

Index Score: 7.9 /10

How we calculate this.


Hartford has a higher score than similarly sized metro areas.

School Stats

Total Students
69,381
Total Teachers
5,851

Student-Teacher Ratio

12:1

Based on 2015 National Center for Education Statistics data

All High Schools in Hartford

Data sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.