Birchland Park Middle School

  • Birchland Park Middle School serves 640 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 36%.
  • Birchland Park Middle School operates within the East Longmeadow School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 640 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 640 students
Birchland Park Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Birchland Park Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Birchland Park Middle School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Birchland Park Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Birchland Park Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
Asian
5%
6%
Birchland Park Middle School Asian Students (1992-2015)
Hispanic
5%
18%
Birchland Park Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
3%
9%
Birchland Park Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
87%
64%
Birchland Park Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Birchland Park Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Birchland Park Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.24 0.34
Birchland Park Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
17%
36%
Birchland Park Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
4%
Birchland Park Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • East Longmeadow School District's student population of 2,683 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,765 in this district is less than the state average of $18,534. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,080 is less than the state average of $18,197. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name East Longmeadow School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,683 1,368
East Longmeadow School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $43 MM $25 MM
East Longmeadow School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $41 MM $25 MM
East Longmeadow School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,765 $18,534
East Longmeadow School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,080 $18,197
East Longmeadow School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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