Deerlake Middle School

  • Deerlake Middle School serves 992 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Deerlake Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Deerlake Middle School's student population of 992 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students992 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Deerlake Middle School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Deerlake Middle School is 0.47, 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 School Rank (16-17)#142 out of 3650 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:116:1
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Asian
11%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
33%
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Black
11%
22%
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White
71%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.470.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLeon School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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