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Deer Valley Elementary School
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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in Alabama. Students here perform above average on state tests, and this school has below average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.

Academics

9/10

Test scores

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Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school... More serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
Reading
58%
State avg: 39%
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Math
73%
State avg: 56%
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Student progress

This rating measures how much students at this school improved from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in the state.
This section shows how much academic progress (also called “growth”) students at this school are making given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

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Equity

4/10

Equity overview

Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

A worrisome sign:

Disadvantaged students at this school may be falling behind other students in the state, and this school may have significant achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity section below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps?... More Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What's the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

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Students

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White
57%
Black
23%
Asian
13%
Hispanic
4%
Two or more races
3%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%

Teachers & staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
16 :1
State avg: 16 :1
Students per counselor
851 :1
State avg: 472 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
81%
State avg: 89%
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Neighborhood

4990 Ross Bridge Parkway
Birmingham, AL 35226
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Last modified: April 17, 2019
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