Ellington School District

47 Main Street
Ellington, CT 06029
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

Ellington School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Connecticut for:

Category
Attribute
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools serving 1,431 students in Ellington School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public elementary schools in Connecticut.
Public Elementary Schools in Ellington School District have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the Connecticut public elementary school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the Connecticut public elementary school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CT)
# Schools
5 Schools
775 Schools
# Students
2,604 Students
328,620 Students
# Teachers
189 Teachers
26,658 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Ellington School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 196 school districts in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (CT)
#47 out of 198 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Ellington   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
58%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ellington   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
66%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ellington   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
≥95%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Ellington   School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.44
0.67
# American Indian Students
1 Student
850 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
289 Students
17,211 Students
% Asian Students
11%
5%
# Hispanic Students
192 Students
97,951 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
30%
# Black Students
108 Students
42,053 Students
% Black Students
4%
13%
# White Students
1,921 Students
154,838 Students
% White Students
74%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
331 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
92 Students
15,227 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
78
11,215
# Students in K Grade:
199
34,915
# Students in 1st Grade:
165
33,443
# Students in 2nd Grade:
202
35,447
# Students in 3rd Grade:
186
35,282
# Students in 4th Grade:
218
35,871
# Students in 5th Grade:
194
36,277
# Students in 6th Grade:
189
36,718
# Students in 7th Grade:
203
31,674
# Students in 8th Grade:
208
32,525
# Students in 9th Grade:
172
1,492
# Students in 10th Grade:
197
1,409
# Students in 11th Grade:
196
1,256
# Students in 12th Grade:
197
1,096
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $20,387 in this school district is less than the state median of $25,998. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,925 is less than the state median of $25,071. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CT)
Total Revenue
$53 MM
$12,920 MM
This chart display total revenue of Ellington   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$52 MM
$12,459 MM
This chart display total spending of Ellington   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$20,387
$25,998
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Ellington   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$19,925
$25,071
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ellington   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Ellington School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Windermere School
(Math: 68% | Reading: 70%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2 Abbott Rd.
Ellington, CT 06029
(860) 896-2329
Grades: PK-6
| 647 students
Rank: #22.
Center School
(Math: 61% | Reading: 65%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
49 Main St.
Ellington, CT 06029
(860) 896-2315
Grades: K-6
| 465 students
Rank: #33.
Crystal Lake School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
59 South Road
Ellington, CT 06029
(860) 896-2322
Grades: PK-6
| 319 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,604 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • : ≥95% (Top 30% in CT)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 58% (Top 20%)
  • : 66% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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