Bedford Elementary School

  • Bedford Elementary School serves 762 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Bedford Elementary School's student population of 762 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students762 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Bedford Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bedford Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bedford Elementary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#1403 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bedford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bedford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
n/a
11%
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Black
1%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bedford Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
96%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bedford Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Bedford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bedford Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.080.27
This chart display the diversity score of Bedford Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bedford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bedford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBedford Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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