Birch Grove School for the Arts



Birch Grove School for the Arts Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Birch Grove School for the Arts Students by Grade
PK 0
K 71
1 71
2 77
3 80
4 82
5 88
6 83
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Birch Grove School for the Arts is a public elementary school located in Brooklyn Park, MN in the Osseo Public School District. It enrolls 552 students in grades 1st through 12th. Birch Grove School for the Arts is the 266th largest public school in Minnesota and the 16,924th largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 552
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.43
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,924th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Minnesota: 266th out of 1,001
Student/Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 638th out of 989
Full Time Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 298th out of 989

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Birch Grove School for the Arts Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 336
(61%)
5,615
(49%)
 Male 216
(39%)
5,932
(51%)

Birch Grove School for the Arts Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 215
(39%)
2,607
(23%)
 White 127
(23%)
5,339
(46%)
 Asian 86
(16%)
1,826
(16%)
 Two or More 63
(11%)
737
(6%)
 Hispanic 58
(11%)
986
(9%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
46
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Birch Grove School for the Arts Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 262
(47%)
3,917
(34%)
 Not Eligible 220
(40%)
6,784
(59%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 70
(13%)
846
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 986 ranked schools in Minnesota, Birch Grove School for the Arts is ranked 125th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Birch Grove School for the Arts students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.1%) is higher than the state average of 40.6%. 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 Grove School for the Arts Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 544
2006 584
2007 565
2008 492
2009 549
2010 556
2011 547
2012 552

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.2
2006 16.9
2007 15.2
2008 17
2009 16.8
2010 17
2011 15.9
2012 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.45772058823529
2006 0.55479452054795
2007 0.59115044247788
2008 0.59552845528455
2009 0.59927140255009
2010 0.63489208633094
2011 0.62157221206581
2012 0.60144927536232

Compare Birch Grove School for the Arts to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,480.9% 14.8:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 60.1%
 

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Public KG - 06 552 16:1  
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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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