Deer Park Elementary School in Newport News, VA serves children of grade PK-5. It has an enrollment of 495 students with 1 teacher per 19 of its students. It’s test scores are exceptionally high for the state of Virginia and are some of the best in Newport News. Every subject students have been tested in exceeds the state average along with 99% passing in multiple categories.
One highlight is the school’s Environmental Science Magnet Program drawing students to a curriculum which integrates the theme of environmental science into its core standards of academics. The program includes extensive hands-on learning, technology, and outdoor learning opportunities. Deer Park has been recognized as a Virginia Naturally Exemplary School for three consecutive years.