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The Birch School
  • Private
  • ROCK TAVERN, NY

About

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$40
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
None

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$12,500
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
40%
Average Financial Aid
$4,000
From The Birch School

At The Birch School we bring joy to learning. Student-centered learning means building a unique program for each student. Our lively multi-age learning community values kindness and inclusivity. We welcome your family to explore The Birch School as an option for your learner.

Birch offers a variety of options for attendance, full-time and part-time. We serve families seeking alternatives of all kinds. Our program provides a full school program, with options for hybrid attendance. Our program also supports homeschooling families. We offer a part-time Forest School for elementary students.

Birch students want to be at school every day. They are supported by teachers and mentors, and are learning happily together in a collaborative community of kindness.

School is located in Northeastern Orange County NY minutes from Routes 84 and 87 and the Newburgh Beacon Bridge.

Find out more about our unique microschool to see if The Birch School might be a good match for your family.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
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Average ACT
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Connected Learning at The Birch School

The Birch School is looking for students… who want to be part of a kind, caring community who want to look forward to school each day who want to have a say in their own education who want to work at their own pace who have ideas and want to work on them who want to learn how to communicate and collaborate who can take responsibility for themselves and have respect for others

Culture & Safety

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Students

Diversity
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Students
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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
6:1
National
17:1
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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B+
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Girls Athletic Participation
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Boys Athletic Participation
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Living in the Area

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Good for Families
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  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$82,144
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,284
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$261,600
National
$217,500

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