Deerfield Park Elementary School

650 Sw 3rd Ave
Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4.00 (1 review)
Deerfield Park Elementary School serves 594 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Deerfield Park Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Deerfield Park Elementary School's student population of 594 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students594 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Rankings

Deerfield Park Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Deerfield Park Elementary School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2357 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
9%
33%
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Black
87%
22%
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White
2%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.240.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBroward School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Deerfield Park Elementary School is Deerfield Beach High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Deerfield Beach Middle School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Deerfield Beach Deerfield Beach Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,113 student
    0.7 miles
    701 Se 6th Ave
    Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
    (754) 322-3300
    0.7 6-8 1,113
  • Deerfield Beach Deerfield Beach Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 612 students
    0.9 miles
    650 Ne 1st St
    Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
    (754) 322-6100
    0.9 PK-5 612
  • Deerfield Beach Deerfield Beach High School Magnet School
    Math: 31% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,483 students
    0.9 miles
    910 Sw 15th St
    Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
    (754) 322-0650
    0.9 9-12 2,483
  • Pompano Beach Park Ridge Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 577 students
    1.0 miles
    5200 Ne 9th Ave
    Pompano Beach, FL 33064
    (754) 322-7700
    1 PK-5 577
  • Orlando Renaissance Charter School At Chickasaw Trail Charter School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,050 student
    1.2 miles
    8203 Valencia College Ln
    Orlando, FL 32825
    (321) 206-0662
    1.2 K-8 1,050

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