Birdsboro Elementary Center School

400 West 2nd St, Birdsboro, PA 19508 | (610) 582-6190
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 463
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 400 W 2nd St, Birdsboro, PA 19508
  • Principal or Admin: Mary Beth Kiesel
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 463
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 41.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 240 (51.8%)
  • Females: 219 (47.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 35 (7.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 119 (25.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 154 (33.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Birdsboro Elementary Center School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black132.8%
Asian10.2%
Hispanic183.9%
White42792.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Birdsboro Elementary Center School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6413.8%
1st Grade6914.9%
2nd Grade6413.8%
3rd Grade7816.8%
4th Grade8618.6%
5th Grade10222.0%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
34.3%
District:
14.4%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4

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1 review for Birdsboro Elementary Center School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 01, 2009
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • great staff and district came from pottstown and have been very impressed thus far.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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The overall school rating shows that Birdsboro Elementary Center School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on PSSA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Warning

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201091.8%91.6%84.5%
200989.7%89.5%81.7%
200887.1%88.5%80.5%
 
Reading Test
201077.0%83.3%75.2%
200974.7%83.6%77.0%
200879.6%85.5%76.8%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201088.0%91.6%84.9%
200970.9%80.5%81.8%
200875.8%81.6%79.6%
 
Reading Test
201070.9%80.3%72.9%
200965.7%75.9%72.6%
200862.6%73.4%70.1%
 
Science Test
201089.6%89.0%81.4%
200986.5%89.2%83.4%
200882.0%87.6%81.5%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201073.7%76.0%74.4%
200972.4%75.3%73.5%
200873.9%79.1%73.2%
 
Reading Test
201062.0%66.6%64.1%
200967.4%65.1%64.5%
200865.9%63.2%61.6%
 
Writing Test
201039.0%63.0%61.8%
2009---
200840.0%58.8%57.3%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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