Ellington Middle School

46 Middle Butcher Rd,

Ellington, CT, 06029

Tel: (860)896-2339
Grades: 7-8

421 students

Ellington Middle School serves 421 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 39%.
Ellington Middle School operates within the Ellington School District.

Overview

The student population of 421 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 421 students
Ellington Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Ellington Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Ellington Middle 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 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Ellington Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
4%
Ellington Middle School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
4%
20%
Ellington Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
13%
Ellington Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
85%
61%
Ellington Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ellington Middle School Sch Ethnicity Ellington Middle 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.
0.27 0.58
Ellington Middle 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.
8%
30%
Ellington Middle 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.
2%
5%
Ellington Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,747 students has grown by 23% over five years.
School District Name Ellington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 2,747 1,781
Ellington   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
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 $15,606 $15,687
Ellington   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,092 $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 (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Windermere Intermediate School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maple Street School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Rockville Maple Street School
    20 Maple St
    Rockville , CT , 06066
    (860)870-6175
    0.7  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
    0.9  mi  |  14  students  |  Gr.  12
  • Ellington Center School
    49 Main St
    Ellington , CT , 06029
    (860)896-2315
    1.8  mi  |  448  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Rockville Northeast School
    69 East St
    Rockville , CT , 06066
    (860)870-6080
    1.9  mi  |  292  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Rockville Rockville High School
    70 Loveland Hill
    Rockville , CT , 06066
    (860)870-6050
    1.9  mi  |  1052  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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