Deerfield School

Serves grades KG - 4

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
26 Troy Lane
Short Hills, NJ 07078
Phone
(973) 379-4843
District
MILLBURN TOWNSHIP SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
ESSEX COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
413
Classroom Teachers
34

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

10

(10 is best)

Better than 97.9% of NJ 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 87 52
Proficiency in Reading 81 50
Proficiency in Math 92 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 86 54
Proficiency in Reading 82 57
Proficiency in Math 89 50

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.33
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.95
AVG FOR STATE 12.10
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 73 17.7%
Grade 1 72 17.4%
Grade 2 90 21.8%
Grade 3 93 22.5%
Grade 4 84 20.3%
Total 413 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 48.9% 55.1% 43.9%
Black 0.8% 1.9% 15.7%
Hispanic 2.4% 5.0% 29.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 47.6% 37.9% 10.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.7% 1.4% 36.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.9% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.7% 0.4% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 20,179 8,882,190
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,045.0 1,203
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.9% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 28.0% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.0% 32.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.4% 27.9%
65 OR OLDER 12.7% 15.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 6,577 3,203,864
Single Parent Households With Children 5.9% 9.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.2% 89.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 83.9% 38.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 63.6% 22.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.6% 17.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.1% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 5.5% 14.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 6.2% 13.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.0% 11.0%
$15,000 or less 2.0% 8.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,529 $56,296,107 53.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,520 $12,305,160 11.7%
Staff $660 $3,222,780 3.1%
General Administration $287 $1,401,421 1.3%
School Administration $925 $4,516,775 4.3%
Operation $1,594 $7,783,502 7.4%
Transportation $276 $1,347,708 1.3%
Other $538 $2,627,054 2.5%
Total Support $6,801 $33,209,283 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,266 $15,947,878 15.1%
Total Expenditures $21,596 $105,453,268 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,015 $15,487,324,159 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,061 $2,897,747,403 9.3%
Staff $593 $834,099,359 2.7%
General Administration $397 $558,620,417 1.8%
School Administration $997 $1,401,340,416 4.5%
Operation $1,911 $2,686,765,332 8.6%
Transportation $754 $1,059,620,211 3.4%
Other $490 $688,604,947 2.2%
Total Support $7,203 $10,126,757,956 32.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,901 $5,484,201,846 17.6%
Total Expenditures $22,119 $31,098,296,526 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%