Bedford School

  • Bedford School serves 398 students in grades Kindergarten-1.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 41%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 65%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Bedford School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Bedford School's student population of 398 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-1
Total Students398 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bedford School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,985 schools in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bedford School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
65%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
12%
8%
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Black
19%
18%
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White
65%
66%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bedford School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.530.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDearborn Heights #7 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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