|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|Whitman Elementary School 1 miles|
|Kindercare Learning Center #643 1.1 miles||n/a|
|Bells Elementary School 1.1 miles|
|The Goddard School 1.3 miles||n/a|
|Brighten Academy 1.4 miles||n/a|
In 2011, Birches Elementary School had 10 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The New Jersey average is 13 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in Washington Township School District
The New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) is an annual test used to assess a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Students are assessed in grades 3 through 7 in language arts literacy and math, and in grade 4 in science.
Students are rated at one of three levels: partially proficient, proficient, or advanced proficient. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.