Ellington High School

Tel: (860)896-2352
Grades: 9-12

800 students

Ellington High School serves 800 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 39%.
Ellington High School operates within the Ellington School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is higher than the CT state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 800 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 800 students
Ellington High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Ellington High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Ellington High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Ellington High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
Ellington High School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
4%
20%
Ellington High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
13%
Ellington High School Black (1988-2012)
White
87%
61%
Ellington High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ellington High School Sch Ethnicity Ellington High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.24 0.39
Ellington High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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%
30%
Ellington High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
1%
5%
Ellington High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,747 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Ellington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 2,747 1,845
Ellington   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 89% 88%
Ellington   School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $35 MM $29 MM
Ellington   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $34 MM $28 MM
Ellington   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,201 $15,687
Ellington   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,765 $15,388
Ellington   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Ellington Center School
    49 Main St
    Ellington , CT 06029
    (860)896-2315
    0.4  mi  |  448  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Ellington Ellington Middle School
    46 Middle Butcher Rd
    Ellington , CT 06029
    (860)896-2339
    2  mi  |  421  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Rockville Maple Street School
    20 Maple St
    Rockville , CT 06066
    (860)870-6175
    2.8  mi  |  310  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Vernon Next Step Program (aacbp) High School
    Special Education School
    30 Park St
    Vernon , CT 06066
    (860)870-6000
    Special Education School
    2.8  mi  |  14  students  |  Gr.  12
  • Ellington Windermere School
    2 Abbott Rd
    Ellington , CT 06029
    (860)896-2329
    3.2  mi  |  442  students  |  Gr.  KG-4

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Tolland County, CT public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.00, which is lower than the Connecticut average of 0.39. The most diverse school district in Tolland County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Connecticut or national school diversity statistics.