Deep Creek Middle School

1955 Deal Dr
Chesapeake, VA 23323
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Deep Creek Middle School serves 471 students in grades 6-8.
Deep Creek Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Deep Creek Middle School's student population of 471 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students471 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Deep Creek Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Deep Creek Middle School is 0.65, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1362 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
61%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
14%
16%
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Black
28%
22%
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White
50%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.650.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChesapeake City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Deep Creek Middle School is Deep Creek High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hugo A. Owens Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Deep Creek Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chesapeake Deep Creek Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 736 students
    0.2 miles
    2809 Forehand Dr
    Chesapeake, VA 23323
    (757) 558-5333
    0.2 PK-5 736
  • Chesapeake Deep Creek High School Magnet School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,647 student
    0.4 miles
    2900 Margaret Booker Dr
    Chesapeake, VA 23323
    (757) 558-5302
    0.4 9-12 1,647
  • Chesapeake Deep Creek Central Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 710 students
    1.2 miles
    2448 Shipyard Rd
    Chesapeake, VA 23323
    (757) 558-5356
    1.2 PK-5 710
  • Chesapeake Camelot Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 551 students
    1.6 miles
    2901 Guenevere Dr
    Chesapeake, VA 23323
    (757) 558-5347
    1.6 PK-5 551
  • Chesapeake Hugo A. Owens Middle School Math: 75% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,189 student
    1.6 miles
    1997 Horseback Run
    Chesapeake, VA 23323
    (757) 558-5382
    1.6 6-8 1,189

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