16155 Sw 131st Ave
Portland, OR 97224
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Deer Creek Elementary School serves 613 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Deer Creek Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the Oregon state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 38% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Deer Creek Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

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School Overview

Deer Creek Elementary School's student population of 613 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
613 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Deer Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,208 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Deer Creek Elementary School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (OR)
Overall Testing Rank
#280 out of 1208 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
27%
23%
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Black
3%
2%
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White
55%
62%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
7%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 613 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in OR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62 (Top 20%)

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