Deerfield Beach Middle School

701 Se 6th Ave
Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
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 TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,113 students
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Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
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School Comparison

Deerfield Beach Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2804 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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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
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBroward School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Deerfield Beach Middle School is Deerfield Beach High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Renaissance Charter School At Chickasaw Trail (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Deerfield Beach Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Deerfield Beach Deerfield Beach Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 612 students
    0.5 miles
    650 Ne 1st St
    Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
    (754) 322-6100
    0.5 PK-5 612
  • Deerfield Beach Deerfield Park Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 65% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 594 students
    0.7 miles
    650 Sw 3rd Ave
    Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
    (754) 322-6150
    0.7 PK-5 594
  • Orlando Renaissance Charter School At Chickasaw Trail Charter School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,050 student
    0.7 miles
    8203 Valencia College Ln
    Orlando, FL 32825
    (321) 206-0662
    0.7 K-8 1,050
  • Hollywood Renaissance Charter School At Cooper City Charter School
    Math: 82% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,179 student
    0.7 miles
    2800 North Palm Ave
    Hollywood, FL 33026
    (954) 668-2500
    0.7 K-8 1,179
  • Pompano Beach Park Ridge Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 577 students
    1.4 miles
    5200 Ne 9th Ave
    Pompano Beach, FL 33064
    (754) 322-7700
    1.4 PK-5 577

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