Branford High School

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185 E Main St

Branford, CT 06405

(203) 488-7291

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 998

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Branford High School

I loved all four BHS. My high school years were the best years of my life. I can't wait to get out of college and go back to my hometown!

Posted by a student on 12/14/12

If I could give this school a NO star rating I would. Branford High is a big dissapointment. No leadership or control over kids. Principal is a joke. I would never send another kid of mine to that worthless school.

Posted by a parent on 01/05/12

i am a student here at bhs an this school is outstanding! this school isnt just a school its a community, the staff is amazing when it comes to getting an education, they are always willing to take time out of there day to help the students. If i were a parent looking for the right high school for my ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 12/17/08

Great vision from the leadership. Dr. Higgins is a progressive educator. His replacement should follow in his footsteps. My only complaint is in the 'senior balcony'. It invites bullying and hazing rituals, and needs to be addressed.

Posted by a parent on 05/13/08

Wonderful school with very few minor flaws. The school is very safe and the discipline is good. Extracurriculars are incredible! I am proud to say that I have student at BHS. I give this school and its administration and staff an A+.

Posted by a parent on 07/25/06

I am almost a junior at BHS and high school has been the best experience of my life so far. BHS has made me feel welcome at all times and has helped me when I was in need of support. The guidance department is excellent and the administration is wonderful. The teachers are creative and intelligent and ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/31/06

I am currently a sophomore at Branford High School. I absolutely love school. The teachers are very smart and creative and make learning fun. Branford High is great because they let students experience what life will be like as an adult. The school needs to spend a little more time enforcing the 'no ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 09/24/05

Branford High School is excellent. They clearly want their students to suceed beyond the walls of BHS. They clubs promote diversity and responsibility. Most of the teachers are very in touch with their students. The athletic program is amazing, Branford is always a contender in the state tournament. ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 11/28/04

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Test scores for Branford High School

CAPT* Test Scores

Grade Level: 10

Test Year: 2009
Branford High School
Branford School District
* In 2008-2009 Connecticut used the Connecticut Academic Performance Test (CAPT) to test students' skills in reading, writing, science and mathematics in grade 10. The CAPT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Connecticut.

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Branford schools — Branford High School is located at 185 E Main St, Branford CT 06405. 185 E Main St is in the 06405 ZIP code in Branford, CT The school district for Branford High School is the Branford School District. Branford High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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