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395 Danbury Rd

Wilton, CT 06897

(203) 762-0381

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,315

Students Per Teacher: 11

Parent Reviews

12 Parent Reviews for Wilton High School


Posted by a parent on 04/11/13

I believe the school is highly overrated. The class sizes have been growing and growing as parents are flocking to the town in hopes that the school's high test scores will get their children into the best colleges. I have seen the classes filled with 30 students and there isn't really a focus on learning ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/09/13

I've had three kids attend WHS, with 2 graduating. My other child transferred to a prep school after freshman year. I agree with many who have written that these kids would probably have excelled regardless of the school....and I don't give WHS much credit in their success. Too many of the teachers here ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/16/11

Grossly overrated. My children's experience has been very 50-50. Too many teachers don't really care about truly teaching; they just want to get in and out and seem to resent requests for extra help. Often just cursory assistance is given. Too many teachers seem to be hired because of who they ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/15/10

Excellent school system Great teachers and resources.

Posted by a parent on 02/03/10

I think wilton high school teacher need more work hard byt over all excellent

Posted by a parent on 11/28/09

my daughter started WHS in 2009 and loves it. she is a highly gifted student and it is a great fit for her. she loves the academics, sports, after school activities, drama, and the home coming dance! yes, some of the teachers are not the best, but overall, the school is what we were looking for.

Posted by a parent on 11/19/09

I have three children who went through the Wilton schools from kindergarten through HS graduation. All three were different learners--two gifted, one highly and 1 special ed. All were well prepared for collge and are doing well there now.

Posted by a parent on 11/09/06

Although Wilton offers an excellent education, one cannot overlook the terrible environment that it fosters. It breeds mass competition among the students rather than trying to make it an encouraging and collaborative environment. The school makes little effort to help students who are not interested ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/05/04

My two older daughters have been through the Wilton School System including Wilton High School and after living in other parts of the country and dealing with many other public school systems with my two younger daughters, people should understand how very fortunate they are to send their children to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/14/04

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Test scores for Wilton High School

CAPT* Test Scores

Grade Level: 10

Test Year: 2009
Wilton High School
Wilton Public 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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Wilton schools — Wilton High School is located at 395 Danbury Rd, Wilton CT 06897. 395 Danbury Rd is in the 06897 ZIP code in Wilton, CT The school district for Wilton High School is the Wilton Public School District. Wilton High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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