School Details

Deep River Elementary School

12 River St, Deep River, CT 06417
(860) 526-5319
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-6 357 students 12 students/teacher (CT avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

88%
86%
83%
83%
82%
72%
77%
77%
80%

Connecticut Mastery Test (CMT)

In 2011-2012 Connecticut used the Connecticut Mastery Test (CMT) to test students' skills in reading, writing and math in grades 3 through 8, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The CMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Connecticut.
  • This school in 2013
  • Deep River School District average
  • Connecticut state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

88%
88%
84%
84%
84%
78%
91%
91%
84%

Connecticut Mastery Test (CMT)

In 2011-2012 Connecticut used the Connecticut Mastery Test (CMT) to test students' skills in reading, writing and math in grades 3 through 8, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The CMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Connecticut.
  • This school in 2013
  • Deep River School District average
  • Connecticut state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

94%
94%
84%
94%
94%
79%
92%
92%
82%
82%
82%
88%

Connecticut Mastery Test (CMT)

In 2011-2012 Connecticut used the Connecticut Mastery Test (CMT) to test students' skills in reading, writing and math in grades 3 through 8, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The CMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Connecticut.
  • This school in 2013
  • Deep River School District average
  • Connecticut state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

94%
94%
86%
90%
91%
85%
91%
91%
84%

Connecticut Mastery Test (CMT)

In 2011-2012 Connecticut used the Connecticut Mastery Test (CMT) to test students' skills in reading, writing and math in grades 3 through 8, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The CMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Connecticut.
  • This school in 2013
  • Deep River School District average
  • Connecticut state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Deep River Elementary School is a public middle school in Deep River. 357 students go to Deep River Elementary School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 13% of the 357 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Deep River Elementary School is 12:1. John Winthrop Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Gymnastics
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Volleyball
  • Yoga

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 92% 92%
Hispanic 7% 7%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.6% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.3% 0%
Multiracial 0.3% 0%
Asian 0.3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 13% 13%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (2 years ago)

    Outstanding teaching staff and principal! Very proactive in getting needed resources to each child with an awesome team approach. Focus on good citizenship. This school really fosters a great atmosphere for learning!

  • (5 years ago)

    Excellent staff resources community atmosphere safe & secure....still the best after all these years - and even better!

  • (6 years ago)

    New programs have helped alot. Standardized test scores are not the best measure but it's the law. It's a Great school and the kids are happy and learning.

  • (7 years ago)

    4th 5th and 6th grades have fallen behind from previous years. improvement is needed in those areas.

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Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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