Birchland Park

  • Birchland Park serves 628 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Birchland Park's student population of 628 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students628 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Birchland Park
Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Birchland Park's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Birchland Park is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#401 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Birchland Park and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Birchland Park and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
19%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
86%
61%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Birchland Park and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Birchland Park.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.260.36
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Birchland Park and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Longmeadow School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • East Longmeadow Mapleshade
    Grades: 3-5 | 269 students
    0.1 miles
    175 Mapleshade Avenue
    East Longmeadow, MA 01028
    (413)525-5485
    0.1 3-5 269
  • East Longmeadow East Longmeadow High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 870 students
    1.2 miles
    180 Maple Street
    East Longmeadow, MA 01028
    (413)525-5460
    1.2 9-12 870
  • East Longmeadow Meadow Brook
    Grades: PK-2 | 563 students
    1.3 miles
    607 Parker Street
    East Longmeadow, MA 01028
    (413)525-5470
    1.3 PK-2 563
  • Springfield Arthur T Talmadge
    Grades: K-5 | 270 students
    1.7 miles
    1395 Allen Street
    Springfield, MA 01118
    (413)787-7249
    1.7 K-5 270
  • Springfield Martin Luther King Junior Charter School Of Excellence Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 366 students
    1.7 miles
    285 Dorset Street
    Springfield, MA 01108
    (413)214-7806
    1.7 K-5 366

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