Deerfield Elementary School

101 Lawrence Avenue
Lawrence, KS 66049
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Deerfield Elementary School serves 480 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Deerfield Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Deerfield Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

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School Overview

Deerfield Elementary School's student population of 480 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
480 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Deerfield Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Deerfield Elementary School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#264 out of 1267 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
20%
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Black
5%
7%
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White
73%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 480 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45 (Top 50%)

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