Deerfield School

Serves grades KG - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
72 Deerfield Avenue
Westwood, MA 02090
Phone
(781) 326-7500
District
WESTWOOD
County
NORFOLK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
237
Classroom Teachers
16

* Deerfield School is one of the top 100 best public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Massachusetts

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.3% of MA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Deerfield School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 90 48
Proficiency in Reading 90 47
Proficiency in Math 90 49

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 48
Proficiency in Reading 83 48
Proficiency in Math 75 48

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 81 47
Proficiency in Reading 79 48
Proficiency in Math 83 45

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.46
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.56
AVG FOR STATE 13.40
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 26 11.0%
Grade 1 42 17.7%
Grade 2 32 13.5%
Grade 3 49 20.7%
Grade 4 48 20.3%
Grade 5 40 16.9%
Total 237 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 85.9% 85.4% 65.0%
Black 0.4% 2.3% 9.0%
Hispanic 4.0% 3.4% 19.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.7% 9.0% 6.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 0.0% 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 15,364 6,811,779
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,380.3 868
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.4% 5.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.1% 18.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 19.8% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.9% 27.7%
65 OR OLDER 19.9% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number of households 5,609 2,558,889
Single parent households with children 5.6% 9.7%
Adults with at least a high school diploma 96.7% 90.1%
Adults with at least a bachelor's degree 68.3% 41.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 47.6% 18.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.4% 17.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.4% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 7.6% 15.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.7% 14.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.0% 11.8%
$15,000 or less 3.3% 10.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,526 $30,473,674 56.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,169 $3,739,631 6.9%
Staff $1,176 $3,762,024 6.9%
General Administration $219 $700,581 1.3%
School Administration $650 $2,079,350 3.8%
Operation $1,970 $6,302,030 11.6%
Transportation $449 $1,436,351 2.6%
Other $313 $1,001,287 1.8%
Total Support $5,946 $19,021,254 34.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,549 $4,955,251 9.1%
Total Expenditures $17,020 $54,446,980 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,159 $8,818,306,979 51.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,140 $1,097,507,989 6.4%
Staff $886 $853,407,473 5.0%
General Administration $197 $189,337,611 1.1%
School Administration $650 $625,696,705 3.7%
Operation $1,348 $1,298,064,239 7.6%
Transportation $693 $667,240,972 3.9%
Other $402 $387,463,457 2.3%
Total Support $5,316 $5,118,599,021 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,223 $3,102,703,649 18.2%
Total Expenditures $17,698 $17,039,709,040 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%