2900 Margaret Booker Dr
Chesapeake, VA 23323
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Deep Creek High School serves 1,577 students in grades 9-12.
Deep Creek High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 92% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Deep Creek High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

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School Overview

Deep Creek High School's student population of 1,577 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 114 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,577 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
114 teachers
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School Rankings

Deep Creek High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Deep Creek High School is 0.69, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#247 out of 1800 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
8%
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Hispanic
11%
18%
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Black
41%
22%
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White
36%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Graduation Rate
88%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   8/17/2016
I would like to get more information about your program,please. my son is 14 and will be attending Kellam High school. He has been on honor roll all year at Princee Ann Middle school and he is especially good with math and science. He has interested in music and been playing keyboard, guitar and signing for the last 5yrs. He also plays other sports too such as Taekwondo which he is a 1st degree black belt, he plays baseball, soccer, diving and swimming. He also has his certificate as a swim instructor and loves teaching the little kids how to swim and He has his life guard certificate too. He had to learn CPR and first aid both times before he could get his certificates for the swim instructor and life guard. He volunteers at Va. Beach recreation center in between classes he takes there. He is very friendly and out going.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,577 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Btm 50% in VA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 92% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 87% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69

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