Branford Earns 'B+' Grade In National School Rankings Report

Ellyn Santiago,
Patch Staff

Sep 22, 2021

The district earned As and Bs in all categories including academics, teachers, college prep, clubs, health and safety and diversity.

BRANFORD, CT — A new Niche study is out and Branford schools made the grade.

The district earned an B+ grade overall and all top marks, As and high Bs, in all categories including academics, teachers, college prep, clubs, health and safety and diversity.

Overall, students in the district have an average 55 percent reading proficiency and a 62 percent math proficiency.

With an 11 to 1 student teacher ratio, educators in the district earn an average of $74,000 and the district spends $23,505 per student.

Read the full report here. https://www.niche.com/k12/d/branford-school-district-ct/

Niche describes itself as the "market leader in connecting colleges and schools with students and families."

Niche does in-depth profiles on every school and college in America, includes over 140 million reviews and ratings, and has "powerful search and data tools," that help it connect students and families with the right school, it says.