Public Schools in Connecticut

There are 1409 Public Schools in Connecticut, serving a population of 3,594,478 people in an area of 4,842 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,551 people, and 1 Public School per 3 square miles.

The state of Connecticut is ranked 27th in Public Schools per capita, and 6th in Public Schools per square mile.

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Connecticut Public School Statistics

Find Connecticut Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Connecticut Public School Enrollment
 ConnecticutUnited States
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment31,281 (55.9%)2,918,752 (59.0%)
Kindergarten Enrollment35,292 (90.3%)3,579,912 (87.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)149,729 (91.4%)14,576,325 (89.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)162,712 (90.4%)14,808,792 (89.5%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)175,845 (89.0%)15,337,350 (90.2%)
Connecticut Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 ConnecticutUnited States
Less than 9th Grade Education101,068 (4.1%)11,521,575 (5.3%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)134,758 (5.4%)15,426,482 (7.1%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)670,519 (27.1%)59,265,308 (27.1%)