Deer Hill

  • Deer Hill serves 390 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Deer Hill placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Deer Hill places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Deer Hill's student population of 390 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students390 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Deer Hill is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Deer Hill is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#403 out of 1666 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
n/a
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
93%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.130.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Deer Hill and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCohasset School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cohasset Joseph Osgood
    Grades: PK-2 | 346 students
    0.1 miles
    210 Sohier Rd
    Cohasset, MA 02025
    (781) 383-6117
    0.1 PK-2 346
  • Cohasset Cohasset Middle/High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 846 students
    0.6 miles
    143 Pond Street
    Cohasset, MA 02025
    (781) 383-6100
    0.6 6-12 846
  • Hingham East Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 527 students
    2.5 miles
    2 Collins Street
    Hingham, MA 02043
    (781) 741-1570
    2.5 PK-5 527
  • Hingham Hingham High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,256 student
    3.1 miles
    17 Union Street
    Hingham, MA 02043
    (781) 741-1560
    3.1 9-12 1,256
  • Scituate Hatherly Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 270 students
    3.2 miles
    72 Ann Vinal Rd
    Scituate, MA 02066
    (781) 545-8780
    3.2 K-5 270

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