Ellington High School

Ellington High School serves 797 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Ellington High School operates within the Ellington School District.

School Overview

The student population of 797 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 797 students
Ellington High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Ellington High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Ellington High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Ellington High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
Ellington High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
3%
5%
Ellington High School Asian Students (1991-2014)
Hispanic
5%
21%
Ellington High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
4%
13%
Ellington High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
86%
58%
Ellington High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Ellington High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Ellington High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.26 0.40
Ellington High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
32%
Ellington High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
5%
Ellington High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,657 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,894 is less than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,699 is less than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Ellington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 2,657 1,685
Ellington   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Ellington   School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $34 MM $31 MM
Ellington   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $34 MM $27 MM
Ellington   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,894 $17,550
Ellington   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,699 $15,389
Ellington   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Next Step Program (aacbp) High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ellington Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Center School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • EllingtonCenter School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 393 students49 Main St
    EllingtonCT 06029
    (860)896-2315
    0.4PK-4393
  • EllingtonEllington Middle School
    2 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 409 students46 Middle Butcher Rd
    EllingtonCT 06029
    (860)896-2339
    27-8409
  • Vernon RockvilleMaple Street School
    2.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 323 students20 Maple St
    Vernon RockvilleCT 06066
    (860)870-6175
    2.8PK-5323
  • Vernon RockvilleNext Step Program (aacbp) High School
    Special Education School
    2.8 miles | Grades: 12 | 10 students30 Park St Box 600
    Vernon RockvilleCT 06066
    (860)870-6000
    2.81210
  • EllingtonWindermere Intermediate School
    3.2 miles | Grades: 5-6 | 416 students2 Abbott Rd
    EllingtonCT 06029
    (860)896-2329
    3.25-6416

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