Birch Run Area Schools School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public schools in Birch Run Area Schools School District, serving 1,898 students. Birch Run Area Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
Public schools in Birch Run Area Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Michigan public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 39% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Michigan.
The top ranked public schools in Birch Run Area Schools School District are Marshall Greene Middle School, North Elementary School and Birch Run High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 34% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is more than the Michigan public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameBirch Run Area Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.birchrunschools.org
School District Phone Number(989) 624-9307
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
# of Schools5 Schools3,735 Schools
# of Students1,898 Students1,472,301 Students
# of Teachers93 Teachers82,182 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1

District Comparison

Birch Run Area Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 869 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#193 out of 869 school districts
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Birch Run Area Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Birch Run Area Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Birch Run Area Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.190.52
# of American Indian Students12 Students9,974 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students5 Students49,834 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students121 Students114,872 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
8%
# of Black Students42 Students260,793 Students
% Black Students
2%
18%
# of White Students1,702 Students978,273 Students
% White Students
90%
66%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a1,272 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students16 Students57,365 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:138116,607
# of Students in 1st Grade:126105,799
# of Students in 2nd Grade:124103,933
# of Students in 3rd Grade:114105,395
# of Students in 4th Grade:138107,959
# of Students in 5th Grade:151112,259
# of Students in 6th Grade:142112,463
# of Students in 7th Grade:167111,894
# of Students in 8th Grade:160114,566
# of Students in 9th Grade:135123,361
# of Students in 10th Grade:150121,139
# of Students in 11th Grade:145115,656
# of Students in 12th Grade:204117,214
# of Ungraded Students:44,056

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $10,051 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,151. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,258 is less than the state median of $13,281. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$19 MM$10 MM
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Spending$18 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Birch Run Area Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,051$13,151
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Birch Run Area Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,258$13,281
This chart display average spending per public school student in Birch Run Area Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Birch Run Area Schools School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Marshall Greene Middle School Math: 49% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    8225 Main St
    Birch Run, MI 48415
    (989) 624-5821

    Grades: 5-8 | 620 students
  • North Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    12440 Church St
    Birch Run, MI 48415
    (989) 624-9011

    Grades: PK-4 | 640 students
  • Birch Run High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    12450 Church St
    Birch Run, MI 48415
    (989) 624-9392

    Grades: 9-12 | 606 students
  • Birch Run Post Secondary Special Education School
    Magnet School
    3860 Fashion Square Blvd
    Birch Run, MI 48415
    (989) 624-9307

    Grades: Inquire with school | 3 students
  • Birch Run Progressive High School
    12450 Church St
    Birch Run, MI 48415
    (989) 624-9392

    Grades: 9-12 | 29 students
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