Birch Elementary School



Birch Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Birch Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 1
K 110
1 108
2 97
3 87
4 100
5 95
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Birch Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Nampa, ID in the Vallivue School District. It enrolls 598 students in grades 1st through 12th. Birch Elementary School is the 47th largest public school in Idaho and the 13,423rd largest nationally. It has 23.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 598
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.92
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,423rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Idaho: 47th out of 399
Student/Teacher Rank in Idaho: 345th out of 391
Full Time Teacher Rank in Idaho: 84th out of 391

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Birch Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 312
(52%)
2,928
(51%)
 Female 286
(48%)
2,776
(49%)

Birch Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 488
(82%)
3,617
(63%)
 Hispanic 74
(12%)
1,847
(32%)
 Two or More 13
(2%)
82
(1%)
 Asian 11
(2%)
72
(1%)
 Black 9
(2%)
50
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
33
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Birch Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 275
(46%)
1,918
(34%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 269
(45%)
3,202
(56%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 54
(9%)
584
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 384 ranked schools in Idaho, Birch Elementary School is ranked 61st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Birch Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (54.0%) is slightly higher than the state average of 51.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Birch Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 578
2006 643
2007 622
2008 603
2009 582
2010 570
2011 552
2012 598

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.6
2006 20.7
2007 19.4
2008 20.1
2009 20.1
2010 20.4
2011 22.1
2012 23.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36678200692042
2006 0.38724727838258
2007 0.36012861736334
2008 0.34660033167496
2009 0.51030927835052
2010 0.52280701754386
2011 0.54710144927536
2012 0.54013377926421

Compare Birch Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,876.4% 18.8:1
 
2,310.0% 23.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
This School 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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