Birch Grove School For The Arts

  • Birch Grove School For The Arts serves 465 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • Birch Grove School For The Arts's student population of 465 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students465 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Birch Grove School For The Arts's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Birch Grove School For The Arts is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#1202 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Birch Grove School For The Arts and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
19%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
9%
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Black
38%
11%
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White
23%
67%
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Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Birch Grove School For The Arts.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.750.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOsseo Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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