Wilton High School

Wilton’s bright, young students prepare for life beyond Wilton at Wilton High School.


Principal: Robert O’Donnell

Associate Principal: Richard Sanzo

Assistant Principal: Linda Lyall

Assistant Principal: Donald R. Schels

Director of Athletics: Chris McDougal

Phone Numbers

Phone: 203.762.0381

Attendance: 203.834.4805

Fax: 203.834.0164

Message Center: 203.762.2143

Field house: 203.834.2618


Wilton High School is a four year comprehensive college preparatory public high school offering curricular and co-curricular programs to approximately 1280 students. Wilton High School is accredited by the New England Association of Secondary Schools and Colleges. The Class of 2012 has 321 students. Recognized for educational excellence, Wilton High School provides a rigorous curriculum to meet the needs of our student population. Curricular offerings range from Honors and Advanced Placement courses in all subject areas to sections providing skills enrichment. Diverse and challenging elective offerings enhance the required course of study.


395 Danbury Road
Wilton, CT 06897



Accolades and Achievements


2012 US News + World Report: “Best High Schools in Connecticut”



students from 2011 and 2012 classes named Advanced Placement Scholars


54 percent

of students accepted to Most and Highly Competitive Colleges (Class of 2011)



in Connecticut in SAT mean performance in Reading + Writing (Class of 2011)



in Connecticut in SAT mean performance in Math (Class of 2011)


88 percent

Advanced Placement Examination Performance, Score 3 or higher: 575/652 examinations (Class of 2011)



2010-2011 student musicians selected All-State

  • Class of 2013: Grade 10 CAPT Performance at Mastery Level (Math 84%; Reading 79%; Writing 90%; Science 81%)
  • Successful performance at annual adjudication festivals
  • Attendance at Wilton Technology Institute and Wilton Summer Technology Institute


National Merit Finalists (Class of 2011)


94.4 percent

students enrolled in 2- or 4-year colleges (Class of 2011)



students attended October 2011 College Fair with 219 college representatives



students recognized as 2011-2012 Scholastic Art Award Winners



2010-2011 student musicians selected All-Region


58 percent

of seniors scored at least 3 or higher on at least one AP examination during high school career (Class of 2011)


97 percent

Graduation Rate

  • FCIAC Championships: Girls Gymnastics, 2011; Girls Cross Country, 2010
  • State Championships: Boys Lacrosse, 2011; Girls Field Hockey, 2011; Boys Skiing, 2011; Girls Lacrosse, 2011; Girls Swimming and Diving, 2011; Girls Swimming and Diving, 2010
  • Successful Club and Activity programs

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