Katie Ellis

Former Faculty

Katie has taught English at Darlington since 2010 and also serves as head varsity cross country coach. She holds a B.A. in English from Sewanee: The University of the South and lives on campus with her husband, Joel.

College Education
B.A. University of the South, M.A. Middlebury College

Fields ('15) wins second state title, first state track championship

May 16, 2015
Darlington senior Spencer Fields took home the coveted Class AA state title in the 3,200-meter run on Friday at the Georgia High School Association state track and field meet in Jefferson, Ga. The championship marks his second state title of the year after winning his first at the Class AA state cross country in November.

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Senior Spotlight: Mary Frances Vest ('15)

Student Life | , April 23, 2015
Senior Katie Hutchins interviews twelfth-grader Mary Frances Vest, a boarding student and former day student from Regester House.

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Johnson ('15) wins American Voice Award for state, National Silver Medal

March 26, 2015
Abraham Johnson ('15) was recognized for his achievement in writing earlier this month in the national Scholastic Art & Writing Awards competition. The Darlington senior received both the American Voice Award for the state and a National Silver Medal at a ceremony held at the Atlanta campus of the Savannah College of Art and Design.

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Through the Eyes of a Tiger: An Interview with Mrs. Ellis

Academic Administration | , February 10, 2015
Junior Adrianna Young, an Admission Tiger Expert, interviews Katie Ellis, English teacher and head cross country coach.

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Cross Country All-Area: 1st-year coach Ellis handles big changes in programs

December 22, 2014
Coach Katie Ellis helps transition the cross country teams through changes in leadership and classification.

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Cross Country: Tigers take 7th in Class AA meet

November 10, 2014
Darlington's boys cross country team placed seventh overall and took home an individual state title at the Class AA State Meet on Saturday.

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Cross Country: Darlington runner Fields uses fast start to cruise to championship

November 10, 2014
Darlington senior Spencer Fields took first place at the Class AA State Cross Country meet last Saturday in Carrollton, taking home the title.

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Cross Country: Ward takes 2nd place for Lady Tigers

November 10, 2014
The Lady Tigers cross country team shined in their recent performance at the Class AA State Meet in Carrollton last Saturday. Three of Darlington's runners, including junior Stephanie Ward, placed in the top 10 grabbing a third-place team finish. Ward placed second overall.

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Cooper Paints Pumpkins

October 26, 2014
The Cooper girls prepared for Halloween by painting pumpkins with Mrs. Ellis.

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School announces coaching changes, additions

June 23, 2014
Darlington School announces the following coaching changes and additions for the 2014-15 school year.

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