Deerfield Colony
Lewistown, MT 59457
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Deerfield School serves 16 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Deerfield School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is equal to the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 16 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Deerfield School's student population of 16 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
16 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Deerfield School is ranked within the top 50% of all 715 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Deerfield School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#248 out of 715 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Deerfield School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Deerfield School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Montana by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Deerfield School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Montana by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
12:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Deerfield School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Montana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
11%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
5%
Black
n/a
1%
White
100%
78%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Deerfield School and the percentage of White public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Deerfield School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score
0.00
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Deerfield School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (03-04)
25%
8%
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MT state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% MT state average).

How many students attend Deerfield School?

16 students attend Deerfield School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

100% of Deerfield School students are White.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Deerfield School?

Deerfield School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Montana state average of 12:1.

What grades does Deerfield School offer ?

Deerfield School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 16 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

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