School Details

Ellenville High School

28 Maple Ave, Ellenville, NY 12428
(845) 647-0123
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades 9-12 & ungraded 515 students 12 students/teacher (NY avg is 13)

Test Scores by grade

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Regents Exams (RE)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Regents Examinations to test high school students in English language arts, math, global history and geography, US history and government, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics and several foreign languages. The results for English language arts, math, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics, global history and geography, and US history and government are displayed in GreatSchools profiles. Students must take at least five Regents Exams in order to graduate. Scores of 65 and above are passing; scores of 55 and above earn credit toward a local diploma (with the approval of the local board of education). The goal is for all students to pass the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Ellenville Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Ellenville High School is a public high school in Ellenville. The principal of Ellenville High School is MR. CARL PABON, who can be contacted at cpabon@ecs.k12.ny.us. 515 children attend Ellenville High School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and Asian. 2% of the Ellenville High School students are "limited in English proficiency." 47% of the 515 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Ellenville High School is 12:1. Pine Bush Senior High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 60% 60%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 2%
Asian 3% %
Hispanic 26% 23%
Black, non-Hispanic 11% 13%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.5%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 47% 54%
Limited English proficiency 2% 3%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    The school isn't good at all. There's no trips. Nothing special about the school. & the students are horribly disrespectful.

  • (2 years ago)

    I really love Ellenville High School. I'm sad that I won't be attending for my senior year.

  • (4 years ago)

    I am an Alumni of Ellenville High school. And found that they managed the students pretty well. The environment in which the kids are raised in makes it easy for them to get into trouble. So considering that fact I believe that at Ellenville Schools they do a decent job but could do better.

  • (6 years ago)

    there is no finer school than EHS. My kids went to private schools in the U.K. and in Rome. Yet their education was not as rich and enduring as my beloved alma mater EHS. Sinchai Olmarthuus Nobel Laureate

  • (7 years ago)

    I have two children who have graduated and one current student from Ellenville High School and can say that there is a vast array of opportunities for students to explore. There are AP classes as well as individual help for those in need of it. In my experience the staff and administration has always been responsive and helpful. There is a Performing Arts Academy offering Music and Theatre classes which is outstanding. Students are involved in the operation of a school-owned radio station that serves the entire community - overall a positive place dedicated to a well rounded education.

  • (9 years ago)

    Great programs for music. Extra curriculars are very open and parents are always helping.

  • (10 years ago)

    The problems of EHS may not be unique but are nonetheless significant. Many of the teachers are related in family or social circles which at odds with effective hiring. Children of teachers are at a significant advantage in classes. In general only a few great teachers exist. No AP courses for advanced students. There exists however a lively sports culture.

  • (11 years ago)

    Out of four schools that my children have attended this is the worst school for education equality and respect given to parents. Those who differ will be a teacher volunteer or staff.

  • (11 years ago)

    The special education program is excellent. The teachers physical therapists & speech therapists go the extra mile for their students to succeed. I thank all my son's teachers especially Mrs Guba.

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