H. H. Ellis Technical High School

  • H. H. Ellis Technical High School serves 677 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • H. H. Ellis Technical High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • H. H. Ellis Technical High School's student population of 677 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students677 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • H. H. Ellis Technical High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 970 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of H. H. Ellis Technical High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank (15-16)#822 out of 970 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
7%
25%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
90%
54%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.190.64
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameConnecticut Technical High Sc School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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