Bedford Middle School

1501 'n' St
Bedford, IN 47421
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Bedford Middle School serves 606 students in grades 6-8.
Bedford Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Bedford Middle School's student population of 606 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students606 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Rankings

Bedford Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bedford Middle School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1410 out of 1757 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
12%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
91%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.170.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Lawrence Com Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bedford Middle School is North Lawrence Career Center (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oolitic Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Parkview Primary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bedford Parkview Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 273 students
    0.4 miles
    1701 Brian Lane Way
    Bedford, IN 47421
    (812) 275-2333
    0.4 PK-2 273
  • Bedford Parkview Intermediate School Math: 57% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 270 students
    0.7 miles
    2024 W 16th St
    Bedford, IN 47421
    (812) 275-3301
    0.7 3-5 270
  • Bedford Lincoln Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 290 students
    0.8 miles
    2014 'f' St
    Bedford, IN 47421
    (812) 275-6311
    0.8 K-5 290
  • Bedford Stalker Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 226 students
    1.0 miles
    420 'w' St
    Bedford, IN 47421
    (812) 275-4821
    1 K-5 226
  • Oolitic Dollens Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 227 students
    2.7 miles
    903 Hoosier Ave
    Oolitic, IN 47451
    (812) 275-3885
    2.7 K-5 227

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