Marion T. Bedwell Elementary School

  • Marion T. Bedwell Elementary School serves 594 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Marion T. Bedwell Elementary School's student population of 594 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students594 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marion T. Bedwell Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marion T. Bedwell Elementary School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#583 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
23%
27%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
69%
45%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score0.470.44
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSomerset Hills Regional School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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