701 Se 6th Ave
Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Deerfield Beach Middle School serves 1,113 students in grades 6-8.
Deerfield Beach Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida 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 42% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Deerfield Beach Middle School's student population of 1,113 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,113 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
72 teachers
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Date
Early Release Day / Last Day of School
June 09, 2022 (Thursday)

School Rankings

Deerfield Beach Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Deerfield Beach Middle School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2849 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
33%
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Black
58%
22%
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White
13%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,113 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59 (Top 50%)

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