Birch Vocational High School (Closed 2014)

  • Birch Vocational High School served 89 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students89 students
This chart display total students of Birch Vocational High School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Birch Vocational High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
American Indian
3%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Birch Vocational High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Birch Vocational High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
57%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Birch Vocational High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
19%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Birch Vocational High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
14%
58%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Birch Vocational High School and the percentage of White public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Birch Vocational High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Birch Vocational High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score0.620.60
This chart display the diversity score of Birch Vocational High School and the public school average diversity score of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Graduation Rate (12-13)<50%
81%
This chart display graduation rate of Birch Vocational High School and public school graduation rate of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Birch Vocational High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Birch Vocational High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameProvidence School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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