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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 6 public schools managed by Bedford School District serving 4,479 students in Bedford, New Hampshire.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Asian), which is equal to the New Hampshire state average of 13%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the state average of 12:1.

Bedford School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Bedford Bedford High School
    47b Nashua Rd.
    Bedford, NH 03110
    (603)310-9000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1477 students
  • Bedford Mckelvie Intermediate School
    108 Liberty Hill Rd.
    Bedford, NH 03110
    (603)472-3951

    Grades: 5-6 | 720 students
  • Bedford Memorial School
    55 Old Bedford Rd.
    Bedford, NH 03110
    (603)627-1776

    Grades: PK-4 | 426 students
  • Bedford Peter Woodbury School
    180 County Rd.
    Bedford, NH 03110
    (603)622-0431

    Grades: K-4 | 566 students
  • Bedford Riddle Brook School
    230 New Boston Rd.
    Bedford, NH 03110
    (603)471-1082

    Grades: K-4 | 539 students
  • Bedford Ross A. Lurgio Middle School
    47a Nashua Rd.
    Bedford, NH 03110
    (603)310-9100

    Grades: 7-8 | 751 students

Overview

School District NameBedford School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,479 students
# of Teachers307 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students2,221 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students2,258 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.24
# of American Indian Students3 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students254 students
% Asian Students
6%
# of Hispanic Students97 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students40 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students3,881 students
% White Students
87%
# of Hawaiian Students7 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students197 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:70
# of Students in Kindergarten:191
# of Students in 1st Grade:308
# of Students in 2nd Grade:297
# of Students in 3rd Grade:344
# of Students in 4th Grade:321
# of Students in 5th Grade:345
# of Students in 6th Grade:375
# of Students in 7th Grade:373
# of Students in 8th Grade:378
# of Students in 9th Grade:393
# of Students in 10th Grade:365
# of Students in 11th Grade:366
# of Students in 12th Grade:353
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Bedford School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 182 school districts in New Hampshire (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 97% has increased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NH)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bedford School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
97%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bedford School District and public school graduation rate of NH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,095 in this school district is less than the state average of $26,760. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,257 is less than the state average of $26,624. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NH)
Total Revenue$57 MM$11 MM
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Spending$54 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Bedford School District and average spending for each school distric in NH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,095$26,760
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Spending / Student$12,257$26,624
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bedford School District and average spending per public school student in NH by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Bedford School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.24, which is higher than the New Hampshire average of 0.16. The most diverse school in the district is Peter Woodbury School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Hampshire or national school diversity statistics.