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Deerfield High School
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  • Public
  • DEERFIELD, IL

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade B minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A+
  4. College Prep
    grade A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A+
  6. Administration
    grade A minus
  7. Sports
    grade A minus
  8. Food
    grade A
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade A

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Deerfield High School is a top rated, public school located in DEERFIELD, IL. It has 1,492 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 12 to 1. According to state test scores, 67% of students are at least proficient in math and 69% in reading.

About

1959 WAUKEGAN RD
DEERFIELD, IL 60015
About Deerfield High School...
School District
Twp HSD 113

Deerfield High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
69%
Percent Proficient - Math
67%
Average Graduation Rate
97%
Average SAT
1350
280 responses
Average ACT
30
557 responses
AP Enrollment
39%

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Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade A minus
Median Household Income
$185,762
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$2,225
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$594,000
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
95%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 38 responses
Poll
76%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 38 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 102 responses
  • School Chest fundraiser, new cause annually.
    22%
  • Homecoming week/pep rally
    15%
  • Senior Year Taking Over Deerfield Square Football
    15%
  • Plays and Musicals
    10%
  • It was the pep rally but it's been changing
    9%
  • Stunts
    8%
  • Specific club and activity traditions
    6%

Students

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,492
Free or Reduced Lunch
4%
95%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 41 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 41 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 41 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
12:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$113,119
Teachers in First/Second Year
6.2%
79%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 52 responses
87%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 52 responses
94%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 52 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
Expenses Per Student
$38,898 / year
National
$12,239
91%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 53 responses
60%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 53 responses
89%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 53 responses

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