The Guilford school system was ranked the sixth best New Haven Metro Area school system out of 31 schools in the region according to 2015 Niche Rankings. Overall, Guilford schools were ranked the 31st best in the state of Connecticut.
Guilford received an A for its academics, it earned a B+ for health and safety, teachers received an A, resources and facilities scored an C+, extracurricular activities scored an A and sports received a B.
According to state standards, 94% of students in this district are considered proficient in math and/or reading. The district has an annual budget of $58,004,000, spending an average of $15,771 per student.
Best Public School Districts ranks 8,738 school districts based on dozens of key statistics and 4.6 million opinions from 280,000 students and parents. A high ranking indicates that the district contains great schools with exceptional teachers, sufficient resources, and a diverse set of high-achieving students who rate their experiences very highly.
An additional 561 districts received a grade but were not eligible for ranking. For more information, read the full methodology.