Hwy 16
Deer, AR 72628
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Deer K-12 School serves 253 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Deer K-12 School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Deer K-12 School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Deer K-12 School's student population of 253 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
253 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Deer K-12 School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Deer K-12 School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. 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 (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#800 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
13%
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Black
n/a
20%
White
90%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
8%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 253 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19 (Btm 50%)

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