Ellicott Senior High School

375 South Ellicott Highway
Calhan, CO 80808
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Ellicott Senior High School serves 275 students in grades 9-12.
Ellicott Senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 275 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Top 50% in CO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Ellicott Senior High School's student population of 275 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
275 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Ellicott Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,734 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Ellicott Senior High School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1033 out of 1734 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
41%
35%
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Black
3%
4%
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White
53%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ellicott Senior High School's ranking?
Ellicott Senior High School is ranked #1033 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Colorado.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while 30-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
What is the graduation rate of Ellicott Senior High School?
The graduation rate of Ellicott Senior High School is 80-84%, which is lower than the Colorado state average of 81%.
How many students attend Ellicott Senior High School?
275 students attend Ellicott Senior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
53% of Ellicott Senior High School students are White, 41% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ellicott Senior High School?
Ellicott Senior High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Ellicott Senior High School offer ?
Ellicott Senior High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Ellicott Senior High School part of?
Ellicott Senior High School is part of Ellicott School District No. 22 In The County Of El Paso A.

School Calendar

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Date
Spring Break - No School
March 25, 2024 (Monday)
Last Day For All Students
May 23, 2024 (Thursday)

School Reviews

5   5/23/2022
This school is good, however, the food there is trash, and the milk on most days is expired. Some of the teachers are pretty cool though. It is overall a good school and many like going to it.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 275 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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