Birch Grove Community School

9 Goodneighbor Hill Rd
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Birch Grove Community School serves 26 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Birch Grove Community School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Birch Grove Community School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Birch Grove Community School's student population of 26 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students26 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

Birch Grove Community School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Birch Grove Community School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1087 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
n/a
9%
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Black
8%
11%
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White
88%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score
0.220.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBirch Grove Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Birch Grove Community School is Wm. M. Kelley Secondary (27.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is William Kelley Elementary School (27.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Silver Bay William Kelley Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 210 students
    27.0 miles
    137 Banks Blvd
    Silver Bay, MN 55614
    (218) 226-4437
    27 PK-6 210
  • Silver Bay Wm. M. Kelley Secondary Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 144 students
    27.0 miles
    137 Banks Blvd
    Silver Bay, MN 55614
    (218) 226-4437
    27 7-12 144
  • Grand Marais Grand Marais Community Special Education School
    Grades: 6-12
    27.5 miles
    101 W 5th St
    Grand Marais, MN 55604
    (218) 387-2271
    27.5 6-12 n/a
  • Grand Marais Cook County Alternative Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    27.9 miles
    101 W 5th St
    Grand Marais, MN 55604
    (218) 387-2271
    27.9 9-12 n/a
  • Grand Marais Cook County Middle School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 99 students
    27.9 miles
    101 W 5th St
    Grand Marais, MN 55604
    (218) 387-2271
    27.9 6-8 99

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