Deep River Elementary School

12 River St.
Deep River, CT 06417
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Deep River Elementary School serves 275 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Deep River Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Deep River Elementary School's student population of 275 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students275 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Deep River Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Deep River Elementary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#243 out of 951 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
25%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
85%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.270.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDeep River School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Deep River Elementary School is Valley Regional High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John Winthrop Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chester Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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