Birch Grove Intermediate

Birch Grove Intermediate serves 453 students in grades 3-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 3-6
  • Enrollment: 453 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 27:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Birch Grove Intermediate's student population of 453 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 325% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-6
Total Students
453 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Birch Grove Intermediate is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
56%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
55%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
27:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
41%
12%
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Hispanic
33%
56%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
12%
22%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Birch Grove Intermediate often compared to?
Birch Grove Intermediateis often viewed alongside schools like Birch Grove Primary by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
56% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 55% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Birch Grove Intermediate?
453 students attend Birch Grove Intermediate.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
41% of Birch Grove Intermediate students are Asian, 33% of students are Hispanic, 12% of students are White, 9% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Birch Grove Intermediate?
Birch Grove Intermediate has a student ration of 27:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.
What grades does Birch Grove Intermediate offer ?
Birch Grove Intermediate offers enrollment in grades 3-6
What school district is Birch Grove Intermediate part of?
Birch Grove Intermediate is part of Newark Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 3-6
  • Enrollment: 453 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 27:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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