Birch Hill Elementary School



Birch Hill Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Birch Hill Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 64
1 75
2 96
3 98
4 81
5 93
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Birch Hill Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Nashua, NH in the Nashua School District. It enrolls 507 students in grades 1st through 12th. Birch Hill Elementary School is the 38th largest public school in New Hampshire and the 20,864th largest nationally. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 507
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.5

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Birch Hill Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 268
(53%)
4,217
(52%)
 Female 239
(47%)
3,876
(48%)

Birch Hill Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 335
(66%)
5,262
(65%)
 Hispanic 79
(16%)
1,592
(20%)
 Asian 56
(11%)
681
(8%)
 Black 17
(3%)
304
(4%)
 Two or More 14
(3%)
217
(3%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
27
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
10
(0%)

Birch Hill Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 361
(71%)
4,686
(58%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 129
(25%)
2,979
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(3%)
428
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 281 ranked schools in New Hampshire, Birch Hill Elementary School is ranked 52nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Birch Hill Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (28.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 29.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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 Hill Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 460
2006 461
2007 477
2008 474
2009 489
2010 492
2011 500
2012 507

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.2
2006 16.5
2007 16.4
2008 15.2
2009 16.9
2010 15.8
2011 17.4
2012 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.20217391304348
2006 0.20824295010846
2007 0.19077568134172
2008 0.18776371308017
2009 0.2638036809816
2010 0.24390243902439
2011 0.266
2012 0.2879684418146

Compare Birch Hill Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,155.6% 11.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 28.8%
 
State Average 29.2%
 
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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