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Here Are The Best Elementary Schools In Fairfield County

Westport's Greens Farms School
Westport's Greens Farms School Photo Credit: Westport Public Schools

It's back to school time, so the timing couldn't be better for to release its annual ranking of the best elementary school in Connecticut.

And Fairfield County is very well represented in that list of top schools, with nearly half of the Top 100 in the state.

The No. 1-ranked elementary school in Connecticut is Greens Farms in Westport, according to

Other top-ranking schools in the state that are located in Fairfield County include:

#2: West School in New Canaan

#3: East School in New Canaan

#4: Long Lots School in Westport

#5: South School in New Canaan

#6: Coleytown Elementary School in Westport

#7: Saugatuck Elementary School in Westport

#8: King's Highway Elementary in Westport

#11: International School at Dundee in Greenwich

#12: Riverside School in Greenwich

#13: North Mianus School in Greenwich

#14: North Street School in Greenwich

#17: Old Greenwich School in Greenwich

#19: Tokeneke Elementary School in Darien

#26: Ox Ridge Elementary School in Darien

#27: Parkway School in Greenwich

#28: Sherman School in Fairfield

#29: Weston Intermediate School in Weston

#30: Hindley Elementary School in Darien

#37: Branchville Elementary School in Ridgefield

#40: Burr Elementary School in Fairfield

#41: Holmes Elementary School in Darien

#50: Ridgebury Elementary School in Ridgefield

#52: Daniels Farm School in Trumbull

#55: Jane Ryan School in Trumbull

#56: Dwight Elementary School in Fairfield

#58: Barlow Mountain Elementary School in Ridgefield

#60: Scotland Elementary School in Ridgefield

#61: Osborn Hill School in Fairfield

#63: Farmingville Elementary School in Ridgefield

#65: Royle Elementary School in Darien

#69: Fawn Hollow Elementary School in Monroe

#72: Riverfield Elementary School in Fairfield

#75: Frenchtown Elementary School in Trumbull

#78: Head O'Meadow Elementary School in Newtown

#79: Stepney Elementary School in Monroe

#82: Monroe Elementary School in Monroe

#84: Glenville School in Greenwich

#86: Cider Mill School in Wilton

#94: Tashua School in Trumbull

#96: Redding Elementary School in Redding

#97: Veterans Park Elementary School in Ridgefield

#99: North Stratfield Elementary School in Fairfield

#100: Cos Cob School in Greenwich

(*Gaps in the list are schools in other parts of Connecticut.)

According to, the 2018 Best Public Elementary Schools ranking is based on an analysis of key statistics and reviews from students and parents. Ranking factors include state test scores, student-teacher ratio, student diversity, teacher quality, grade school ratings, and the overall quality of the school district.

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