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62%
  • Rowayton School
  • 1 Roton Ave., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 444
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
58%
  • Cranbury Elementary School
  • 5 Knowalot Ln., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 502
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
52%
  • Wolfpit School
  • One Starlight Dr., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 325
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
52%
  • Columbus Magnet School
  • 46 Concord St., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 333
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
52%
  • Side By Side Charter School
  • 10 Chestnut St., Norwalk
  • SIDE BY SIDE COMMUNITY SCHOOL
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 235
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
47%
  • Fox Run Elementary School
  • 228 Fillow St., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 452
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
45%
  • Tracey School
  • 20 Camp St., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 389
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
44%
  • Marvin Elementary School
  • 15 Calf Pasture Beach Rd., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 497
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
43%
  • Brookside Elementary School
  • 382 Highland Ave., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 523
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
42%
  • Nathan Hale Middle School
  • 176 Strawberry Hill Ave., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 620
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
42%
  • Jefferson Magnet School
  • 75 Van Buren Ave., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 588
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
41%
  • Roton Middle School
  • 201 Highland Ave., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 459
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
40%
  • Naramake Elementary School
  • 16 King St., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 460
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
37%
  • Silvermine Elementary School
  • 157 Perry Ave., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 486
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
32%
  • Kendall Elementary School
  • 57 Fillow St., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 566
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
32%
  • Ponus Ridge Middle School
  • 21 Hunters Ln., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 645
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
29%
  • West Rocks Middle School
  • 81 West Rocks Rd., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 635
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
25%
  • Brien Mcmahon High School
  • 300 Highland Ave., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,675
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
25%
  • Norwalk High School
  • 23 Calvin Murphy St., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,575
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
20%
  • Norwalk Pathways Academy At Briggs
  • 350 Main St., Norwalk
  • NORWALK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 56
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 7:1
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Norwalk school information

IndexNorwalkConnecticutNational
Average Test Scores41%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools2065479,221
Total private schools320724,874
Total post-secondary schools2817,963
The Norwalk, CT educational system consists of 20 public schools, 3 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools. Norwalk public schools have average test scores of 41% which is 13% lower than than the Connecticut average and 17% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Norwalk public schools is 14:1, compared to 14:1 in Connecticut and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 87.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 86.3% have completed high school, 41.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Norwalk

IndexNorwalkConnecticutNational
Completed 8th grade87.6%88.0%84.3%
Completed high school86.3%86.9%83.0%
Completed some college65.3%62.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree48.2%45.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors41.6%38.0%30.3%
Completed masters16.8%16.8%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.4%4.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.7%1.3%

Norwalk, CT School Districts

Norwalk School District

There are a total of 20 public schools, 3 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Norwalk. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Norwalk, CT schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Norwalk, CT, an average of 87.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.3% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Norwalk schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Norwalk, CT schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Riverside, CT8,28983%68%
Old Greenwich, CT7,00082%67%
Lattingtown, NY1,67181%65%
Westport, CT27,51179%60%
Rye Brook, NY9,51378%59%
Norwalk, CT87,93041%17%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Reading, PA87,89927%45%
Nampa, ID87,89640%19%
Fort Smith, AR87,71227%46%
Waukegan, IL88,15915%69%
Meridian, ID88,24749%0%
Norwalk, CT87,93041%17%
Source: The Norwalk, CT education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.