Deerfield Elementary School

  • Deerfield Elementary School serves 473 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

School Overview

  • Deerfield Elementary School's student population of 473 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students473 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Deerfield Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Deerfield Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Deerfield Elementary School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#439 out of 2,027 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
43%
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 Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
45%
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 Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
7%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Deerfield Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Deerfield Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
87%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Deerfield Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
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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 WI.
Diversity Score0.240.28
This chart display the diversity score of Deerfield Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Deerfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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 Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDeerfield Community School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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