Deerpark Middle School

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8849 Anderson Mill Rd

Austin, TX 78729

(512) 464-6600

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,000

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

14 Parent Reviews for Deerpark Middle School

I'm surprised by some of the reviews, I think 5 to 10 years ago there were problems at Deerpark and the wealthier students/families called it "ghetto", but it has really become a family in the last few years under Sonya Hayes' leadership. It was recently named a Texas and a National Middle School to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/27/13

Deerpark has done an excellent job in preparing my child for high school. The teachers are awesome and the principals and counselors care about the kids. It has been a good experience for our family.

Posted by a parent on 08/12/12

I go to deerpark and NOT ONCE HAS anyone said that we were a "good " school or a " nice " school so i dont get why people think we r fake and " ghetto" we just a little under buhjet and we can ALL WE RICH so please everyone who disses deerpark - buzz off!

Posted by a other on 05/07/12

Deerpark has made strong improvements over the last three years and has done a great job with my student.

Posted by a parent on 09/21/10

every year at deerpark middle school .it gets better and better.and if you been here before from last year. you should see this year. it has improved allot. the classes are great. and the teachers are great too. but the lunch ladies can be mean.

Posted by a student on 04/30/10

Hello, I'm a student at Deerpark Middle School (8th grade) and I would like to defend our school against the comments made against it. Our school has been called ghetto many times before, and this statement is downright false. Look at our TAKS scores- we scored higher than Canyon Vista on Science TAKS. ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/16/10

Over the past 2.5 years, we have had trouble with the Staff vs students in whole. Some students are picked out and then comntinued to be prejudged. We have had children at Deerpark Middle school over the past years. But now we have a child who does not want to be at deerpark, due to false and continued ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/08/10

My daughter has had a lot of problems at this school. She calls it a ghetto school. Academically it seems fine but the social scene for the kids does not seem to be a positive one.

Posted by a parent on 05/17/09

Best learning ive see in a while. The kids are all nice and it stands out from the other schools.

Posted by a student on 01/11/08

This is a wonderful school that constantly provides a positive learning environment for the children. My 6th grade child looks forward to her band class each day and always has great things to say about her teachers.

Posted by a parent on 10/31/07

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Test scores
Test scores for Deerpark Middle School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Deerpark Middle School
Round Rock Isd
* In 2010-2011, the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) was used to test students in reading in grades 3 through 9; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in English language arts in grades 10 and 11; in mathematics in grades 3 through 11; in science in grades 5, 8, 10 and 11; and in social studies in grades 8, 10 and 11. TAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The grade 11 Exit Level TAKS is a high school graduation requirement. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Austin schools — Deerpark Middle School is located at 8849 Anderson Mill Rd, Austin TX 78729. 8849 Anderson Mill Rd is in the 78729 ZIP code in Austin, TX The school district for Deerpark Middle School is the Round Rock Isd. Deerpark Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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