Ellington Middle School

  • Ellington Middle School serves 438 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 69% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Ellington Middle School's student population of 438 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students438 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ellington Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ellington Middle School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#303 out of 968 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
8%
5%
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Hispanic
6%
24%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
82%
55%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ellington Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.320.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameELLINGTON SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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