Deerfield Elementary School

  • Deerfield Elementary School serves 288 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥90% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 72%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥90% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 79%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Deerfield Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Deerfield Elementary School's student population of 288 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students288 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Deerfield Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 919 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 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 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
72%
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 Nebraska by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
79%
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 Nebraska by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Deerfield Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
5%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Deerfield Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Deerfield Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
87%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Deerfield Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
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 NE.
Diversity Score0.240.29
This chart display the diversity score of Deerfield Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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 Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBlair Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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