Ellington School of the Arts Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,772
College Readiness Index
20.7
Math Proficiency
2.8
Reading Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
39:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 506 Students
  • 13 Teachers

Ellington School of the Arts
3500 R ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC 20007

Phone: (202) 282-0123

District: District of Columbia Public Schools

Overview

Ellington School of the Arts is ranked 3rd within District of Columbia. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Ellington School of the Arts is 47 percent. The student body makeup is 34 percent male and 66 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 92 percent. Ellington School of the Arts is 1 of 20 high schools in the District of Columbia Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1772
State Rank
#3
Magnet Rank
#237

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 506
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 92%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 38%
Full-Time Teachers 13

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 85%
Proficient in Math 76%
College Readiness Index 20.7

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 20
Total Students 11,882
Proficient in Reading (district average) 43%
Proficient in Math (district average) 43%
College Readiness (district average) 18.5

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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