Ellington High School

  • Ellington High School serves 773 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Ellington High School operates within the Ellington School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 773 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 773 students
Ellington High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Ellington High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Ellington High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Ellington High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Ellington High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
3%
5%
Ellington High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
5%
22%
Ellington High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
5%
13%
Ellington High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
84%
57%
Ellington High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Ellington High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Ellington High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.29 0.61
Ellington High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
5%
33%
Ellington High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2015)
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 (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Ellington School District's student population of 2,655 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,795 in this district is less than the state average of $20,523. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,425 is less than the state average of $19,543. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Ellington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 2,655 1,624
Ellington School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Ellington School District Graduation Rate (1995-2009)
District Total Revenue $42 MM $33 MM
Ellington School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $41 MM $32 MM
Ellington School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,795 $20,523
Ellington School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,425 $19,543
Ellington School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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