Birch Elementary School

1035 Birch
Broomfield, CO 80020
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Birch Elementary School serves 420 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Birch Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Birch Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Birch Elementary School's student population of 420 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students420 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Birch Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Birch Elementary School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#352 out of 1768 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
65%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.520.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoulder Valley School District No. Re2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Birch Elementary School is Broomfield High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Broomfield Heights Middle School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Broomfield Broomfield High School Math: 53% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,588 student
    0.7 miles
    1 Eagle Way
    Broomfield, CO 80020
    (720) 561-8100
    0.7 9-12 1,588
  • Broomfield Broomfield Heights Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 545 students
    1.1 miles
    1555 Daphne Street
    Broomfield, CO 80020
    (720) 561-8400
    1.1 6-8 545
  • Broomfield Aspen Creek K-8 School Math: 48% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 943 students
    1.2 miles
    5500 Aspen Creek Drive
    Broomfield, CO 80020
    (720) 561-8000
    1.2 PK-8 943
  • Broomfield Kohl Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 451 students
    1.2 miles
    1000 West 10th Avenue
    Broomfield, CO 80020
    (720) 561-8600
    1.2 PK-5 451
  • Broomfield Mountain View Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 604 students
    1.2 miles
    12401 Perry Street
    Broomfield, CO 80020
    (720) 972-5520
    1.2 PK-5 604

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