Ellington Middle School

46 Middle Butcher Rd.
Ellington, CT 06029
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 411 students in grades 7-8, Ellington Middle School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 39%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 411 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : Top 50% in CT
  • : 53% (Top 30%)
  • : 64% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Ellington Middle School's student population of 411 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
411 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Ellington Middle School ranks within the top 50% of all 940 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ellington Middle School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
#287 out of 940 schools
(Top 50%)
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53%
39%
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64%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
10%
5%
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Hispanic
8%
29%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
76%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ellington Middle School's ranking?
Ellington Middle School is ranked #287 out of 940 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
What schools are Ellington Middle School often compared to?
Ellington Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Mabelle B. Avery Middle School, Ellington High School, Stafford Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
53% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).
How many students attend Ellington Middle School?
411 students attend Ellington Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Ellington Middle School students are White, 10% of students are Asian, 8% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Black, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ellington Middle School?
Ellington Middle School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Ellington Middle School offer ?
Ellington Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ellington Middle School part of?
Ellington Middle School is part of Ellington School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 411 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 53% (Top 30%)
  • : 64% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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