Birchwood Middle School

  • Birchwood Middle School serves 70 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Birchwood Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Birchwood Middle School's student population of 70 students has grown by 42% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students70 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Birchwood Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Birchwood Middle School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#1255 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
91%
70%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.170.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBirchwood School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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