8405 Jackman Rd
Temperance, MI 48182
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Bedford Junior High School serves 978 students in grades 6-8.
Bedford Junior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 35% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 978 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

School Overview

Bedford Junior High School's student population of 978 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
978 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Bedford Junior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bedford Junior High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1327 out of 3120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
90%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 978 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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