46 Middle Butcher Rd.
Ellington, CT 06029
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Ellington Middle School serves 423 students in grades 7-8.
Ellington Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 423 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Ellington Middle School's student population of 423 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
423 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Ellington Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ellington Middle School is 0.45, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#374 out of 957 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
53%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
64%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
28%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
73%
50%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

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?

423 students attend Ellington Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

73% of Ellington Middle School students are White, 10% of students are Asian, 9% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Black, and 4% 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 12:1, which is equal to 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 (2023)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 423 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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