Deerfield Elementary School

3600 Crooks Rd
Rochester, MI 48309
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Deerfield Elementary School serves 393 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Deerfield Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Deerfield Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Deerfield Elementary School's student population of 393 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students393 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Deerfield Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Deerfield Elementary School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#312 out of 3119 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
12%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
13%
18%
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White
65%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.550.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAvondale School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Deerfield Elementary School is Meadows School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Avondale Middle School (0.8 miles away)
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