Bedford Middle School

  • Bedford Middle School serves 409 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Bedford Middle School's student population of 409 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students409 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Bedford Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Bedford Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Bedford Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bedford Middle 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#1907 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bedford Middle 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)
62%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bedford Middle 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 Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bedford Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bedford Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bedford Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
96%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bedford Middle 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
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bedford Middle 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 Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bedford Middle 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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