Deerfield Elementary School

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302 Central Ave

Mountainside, NJ 07092

(908) 232-8828

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Grades: 3 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 600

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Deerfield Elementary School

Poor preparation for high school. Class sizes are 24+. They stop teaching right after NJASK. They have a medley of school class trips, field days, many movies and "historical videos", board games, dodge ball games and generalized baby sitting until the end of June. The teachers are absent very ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/19/13

We had two children at Deerfield. The older (daughter) did well despite the mediocre level of teachers and staff at Deerfield. The principal did little to offer advanced courses comparable to those in Berkeley Heights. Our son was more typical of the average level student at Deerfield. Every ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/01/07

The school , town and people are wonderful. We have opened a new school. we now have two schools (k-2) and (3-8). Our test scores have soared over the past year and new programs have been set to make the school that much better. They keep the parents involved as well. Its a great place to be and is just ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/14/07

Good school with alot of parental involvement. Has a great bafore and after aschool daycare program right in the school for working parents.

Posted by a parent on 09/19/05

Deerfield, because it is only K-8, is lacking in a lot of services that larger schools have. For example, my daugther does chorus and band, which meets before school starts and is not considered part of the curriculum (there is no music room). Sports are very limited - no football field, or track. We ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/05/04

Wonderful teachers,principal and helpers.Parents and teachers communications is contantatly. Friendly people, well behaved children. My children love this school and their peers.

Posted by a parent on 02/23/04

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Test scores
Test scores for Deerfield Elementary School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Deerfield Elementary School
Mountainside School District
New Jersey
* In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Mountainside schools — Deerfield Elementary School is located at 302 Central Ave, Mountainside NJ 07092. 302 Central Ave is in the 07092 ZIP code in Mountainside, NJ The school district for Deerfield Elementary School is the Mountainside School District. Deerfield Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels 3 - 8.
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