Balch Elementary School

School Overview


1170 Washington St

Norwood, MA 02062

(781) 762-0694

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Grades: 1 - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 260

Students Per Teacher: 7

Parent Reviews

3 Parent Reviews for Balch Elementary School

The school is good for general education but is below average in special education teaching. This is why i give it an average score.

Posted by a parent on 05/13/08

My children both attend this school...I attened in the 60's...loved it then and love it now.....teachers are the best and always take care of my childrens needs.

Posted by a parent on 05/18/07

Based on our experience of having two children from K-5 who them moved on to the Norwood Middle school, we have been very pleased. Both children received 1st honors on their first report card at the Middle School. This indicates to us that the Balch did a fine job preparing our children. Our (paents ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/16/05

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Test scores
Test scores for Balch Elementary School

MCAS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Balch Elementary School
Norwood Public Schools
* In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Norwood schools — Balch Elementary School is located at 1170 Washington St, Norwood MA 02062. 1170 Washington St is in the 02062 ZIP code in Norwood, MA The school district for Balch Elementary School is the Norwood Public Schools. Balch Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels 1 - 5.
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