Deer Creek Elementary School

  • Deer Creek Elementary School serves 685 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 87% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Deer Creek Elementary School's student population of 685 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students685 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Deer Creek Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Deer Creek Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Deer Creek Elementary School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#864 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Deer Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Deer Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
10%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Deer Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Deer Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
67%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Deer Creek Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Deer Creek Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.510.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Deer Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Deer Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLeander Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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