Bedford High School

47b Nashua Rd

Bedford, NH 03110-5527

Tel: (603)310-9000
Grades 9-12
1,408 students
Bedford High School serves 1,408 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NH average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 12%.
Bedford High School operates within the Bedford School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1408 students has grown by 49% over five years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has grown by 33% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,408 students
Bedford High School Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % Bedford High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 96 teachers
Bedford High School Total Teachers (2008-2014)
Students by Grade Bedford High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is equal to the state average of 0.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 13:1
Bedford High School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Asian
3%
3%
Bedford High School Asian Students (2008-2014)
Hispanic
1%
4%
Bedford High School Black Students (2008-2014)
White
92%
88%
Bedford High School White Students (2008-2014)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Bedford High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Bedford High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.15 0.15
Bedford High School Diversity Score (2008-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
23%
Bedford High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
5%
Bedford High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,414 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,042 is less than the state average of $15,766. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,206 is less than the state average of $15,833. The district spending/student has declined by 43% over four years.
School District Name Bedford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
1
Number of Students Managed 4,414 640
Bedford   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 87%
District Total Revenue $57 MM $10 MM
Bedford   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $54 MM $10 MM
Bedford   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,042 $15,766
Bedford   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,206 $15,833
Bedford   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Manchester West High School (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ross A. Lurgio Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Peter Woodbury School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BedfordRoss A. Lurgio Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 774 students47a Nashua Rd
    BedfordNH 03110
    (603)310-9100
    07-8774
  • BedfordMckelvie Intermediate School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 5-6 | 738 students108 Liberty Hill Rd
    BedfordNH 03110
    (603)472-3951
    0.75-6738
  • BedfordPeter Woodbury School
    1.9 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 536 students180 County Rd
    BedfordNH 03110
    (603)622-0431
    1.9KG-4536
  • Bedford Memorial School
    2.1 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 447 students55 Old Bedford Rd
    BedfordNH 03110
    (603)627-1776
    2.1PK-4447
  • BedfordRiddle Brook School
    2.5 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 511 students230 New Boston Rd
    BedfordNH 03110
    (603)471-1082
    2.5KG-4511

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