Deep Creek Elementary School

26900 Harbor View Rd
Punta Gorda, FL 33983
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Deep Creek Elementary School serves 820 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Deep Creek Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 820 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Deep Creek Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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School Overview

Deep Creek Elementary School's student population of 820 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
820 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

Deep Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,655 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Deep Creek Elementary School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#674 out of 3655 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
36%
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Black
11%
21%
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White
66%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Deep Creek Elementary School's ranking?
Deep Creek Elementary School is ranked #674 out of 3,655 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Deep Creek Elementary School often compared to?
Deep Creek Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Sallie Jones Elementary School, East Elementary School, Kingsway Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% FL state average), while 68% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Deep Creek Elementary School?
820 students attend Deep Creek Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
66% of Deep Creek Elementary School students are White, 15% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Black, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Deep Creek Elementary School?
Deep Creek Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is equal to the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Deep Creek Elementary School offer ?
Deep Creek Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Deep Creek Elementary School part of?
Deep Creek Elementary School is part of Charlotte School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 820 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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