PROFICIENCY 55% 43% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
42%Nevada City Elementary
38%Nevada City
38%California

Deer Creek Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 4 and is located in the district of "Nevada City Elementary" in Nevada City, CA. There are a total of 410 students and 19 teachers at Deer Creek Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 112 free lunch students and 17 reduced lunch students.

Deer Creek Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 54.5%, which is 43% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students410
Teachers18.68
Student/Teacher ratio22:1
Free lunch112
Reduced lunch17

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Deer Creek Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All50-54%
345-49%
455-59%
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All55-59%
350-54%
460-64%
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

AreaVibes $1,000 School Review Scholarship

At AreaVibes, we believe that education is the key to our children’s future. To show our support and to contribute to the nation’s future generation of students, we are offering educational scholarship awards.

Learn more about the scholarship

Deer Creek Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 85.1% 86.2% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.9% 0.9% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.5% 1.3% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 7.7% 6.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.6% 1.6% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.3% 3.3% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Seven Hills Intermediate46%0.3Nevada City, CA
Nevada City Charter25%0.3Nevada City, CA
Forest Charter35%0.4Nevada City, CA
Twin Ridges Home Study Charter35%0.7Nevada City, CA
Yuba River Charter42%1.1Nevada City, CA
Bitney College Preparatory High50%1.4Grass Valley, CA
Nevada Union High43%1.6Grass Valley, CA
Grass Valley Charter52%3.0Grass Valley, CA
Lyman Gilmore Middle School33%3.2Grass Valley, CA
Union Hill Elementary32%3.2Grass Valley, CA
Union Hill Middle School45%3.2Grass Valley, CA
Margaret G. Scotten Elementary30%3.2Grass Valley, CA

Nevada City demographics profile

StatisticNevada CityCaliforniaNational
Population3,11738,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,42623291
Median age50.836.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%52%55%
Speak English88%56%79%
Speak Spanish5%29%13%

Education level achieved in Nevada City

IndexNevada CityCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade89.9%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school89.9%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college77.8%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree48.5%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors38.1%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters12.9%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.6%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.4%1.6%1.3%
Write a school review about Deer Creek Elementary Tell people what you like or don't like about Deer Creek Elementary…
Review Deer Creek Elementary
Overall rating Rollover stars and click to rate
Rate the following Rollover bars and click to rate
Academics0/10
Teachers0/10
Administration0/10
Sports0/10
Facilities0/10
Reason for reporting
Source: The Deer Creek Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
Are you looking to buy or sell?
What style of home are you
What is your
$100K$250K$500K$750K$1M+
When are you looking to
ASAP1-3 mos.3-6 mos.6-9 mos.1 yr+
Connect with top real estate agents
By submitting this form, you consent to receive text messages, emails, and/or calls (may be recorded; and may be direct, autodialed or use pre-recorded/artificial voices even if on the Do Not Call list) from AreaVibes or our partner real estate professionals and their network of service providers, about your inquiry or the home purchase/rental process. Messaging and/or data rates may apply. Consent is not a requirement or condition to receive real estate services. You hereby further confirm that checking this box creates an electronic signature with the same effect as a handwritten signature.