Deer Run School

  • Deer Run School serves 253 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 84% (which is equal to the Connecticut state average of 84%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 73% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 78%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • Deer Run School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Deer Run School's student population of 253 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students253 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Deer Run School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 940 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Deer Run School is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)
84%
84%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)
73%
78%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
18%
24%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
68%
55%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.500.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEAST HAVEN SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Haven East Haven High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 921 students
    0.2 miles
    35 Wheelbarrow Ln.
    New Haven, CT 06513
    (203)468-3254
    0.2 9-12 921
  • East Haven Dominick H. Ferrara School
    Grades: 3-5 | 192 students
    1.1 miles
    22 Maynard Rd.
    East Haven, CT 06512
    (203)468-3318
    1.1 3-5 192
  • North Branford Jerome Harrison School
    Grades: PK-2 | 401 students
    1.3 miles
    335 Foxon Rd.
    North Branford, CT 06471
    (203)484-1235
    1.3 PK-2 401
  • New Haven Bishop Woods School
    Grades: PK-8 | 493 students
    1.8 miles
    1481 Quinnipiac Avenue
    New Haven, CT 06513
    (475)220-7300
    1.8 PK-8 493
  • North Branford North Branford High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 577 students
    1.8 miles
    49 Caputo Rd.
    North Branford, CT 06471
    (203)484-1465
    1.8 9-12 577

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