Deerfield Elementary School

  • Deerfield Elementary School serves 695 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 77% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 79% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Deerfield Elementary School's student population of 695 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students695 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Deerfield Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 31:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Deerfield Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#412 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Deerfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Deerfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio32:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
58%
11%
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Hispanic
12%
54%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
18%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Deerfield Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.610.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Deerfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIrvine Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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