Stratford High Teachers Make Top 100 Best Teachers in CT List

The national list ranks 5,886 public high schools based on teaching statistics and about 920,000 ratings from 240,000 students and parents.

By Brian McCready (Patch Staff) August 6, 2015

If you’re looking for the best high school teachers in your area, the ranking website Niche compiled a list of the best in Connecticut.

Niche ranked more than 100,000 public and private schools across the country and districts based on dozens of statistics and 27 million opinions from 300,000 students and parents. View the full methodology here.

According to, the high schools with the best teachers in Connecticut are: Staples High School in Westport followed by Wilton High School, Greenwich High School, New Canaan High School, and then Simsbury High School.

Stratford High School

  • Ranking: 80 out of 100
  • Parent/Student Surveys on Teachers: 3.3 out of 5
  • Academics: C+
  • Average Teacher Salary: $76,325
  • Teacher Absenteeism: 0 %
  • Teachers in First/Second Year: 5.8 %
  • Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 : 1