Bedford High School

47b Nashua Rd

Bedford, NH 03110-5527

Tel: (603)310-9000
Grades: 9-12

1,327 students

Bedford High School serves 1,327 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NH average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 11%.
Bedford High School operates within the Bedford School District.

Overview

The student population of 1327 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 92 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,327 students
Bedford High School Total Students (2008-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 92 teachers
Bedford High School Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2012)
Students by Grade Bedford High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is more than the state average of 0.14. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 12:1
Bedford High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
Bedford High School Asian (2008-2012)
Hispanic
1%
4%
Bedford High School Hispanic (2008-2012)
Black
n/a
2%
Bedford High School Black (2008-2009)
White
91%
89%
Bedford High School White (2008-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bedford High School Sch Ethnicity Bedford High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.17 0.14
Bedford High School Diversity Score (2008-2012)
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.
2%
21%
Bedford High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2012)
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 (2008-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,389 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Bedford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 4,389 677
Bedford   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a% 86%
District Total Revenue $55 MM $10 MM
Bedford   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $51 MM $10 MM
Bedford   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,781 $15,198
Bedford   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,938 $14,945
Bedford   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • Bedford Ross A. Lurgio Middle School
    47a Nashua Rd
    Bedford , NH 03110
    (603)310-9100
    0  mi  |  731  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Bedford Mckelvie Intermediate School
    108 Liberty Hill Rd
    Bedford , NH 03110
    (603)472-3951
    0.7  mi  |  751  students  |  Gr.  5-6
  • Bedford Peter Woodbury School
    180 County Rd
    Bedford , NH 03110
    (603)622-0431
    1.9  mi  |  511  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Bedford Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Memorial School
    55 Old Bedford Rd
    Bedford , NH 03110
    (603)627-1776
    2.1  mi  |  505  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Bedford Riddle Brook School
    230 New Boston Rd
    Bedford , NH 03110
    (603)471-1082
    2.5  mi  |  564  students  |  Gr.  KG-4

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Hillsborough County, NH public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.24, which is higher than the New Hampshire average of 0.14. The most diverse school district in Hillsborough County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Hampshire or national school diversity statistics.