Bedford Central School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 7 public schools in Bedford Central School District, serving 4,045 students. Bedford Central School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
Public schools in Bedford Central School District have an average math proficiency score of 63% (versus the New York public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 54% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in Bedford Central School District are Fox Lane High School, West Patent Elementary School and Bedford Village Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the New York public school average of 13:1.

Overview

School District NameBedford Central School District
School District Websitehttp://www.bcsdny.org
School District Phone Number(914) 241-6010
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
# of Schools7 Schools4,797 Schools
# of Students4,045 Students2,697,340 Students
# of Teachers330 Teachers204,832 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1

District Comparison

Bedford Central School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 786 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#262 out of 787 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Bedford Central   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bedford Central   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bedford Central   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bedford Central   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.580.71
# of American Indian Students1 Student18,915 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students158 Students250,784 Students
% Asian Students
4%
9%
# of Hispanic Students1,399 Students726,968 Students
% Hispanic Students
35%
27%
# of Black Students115 Students462,099 Students
% Black Students
3%
17%
# of White Students2,233 Students1,167,330 Students
% White Students
55%
43%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student6,859 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students138 Students64,385 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 51,929
# of Students in Kindergarten:274192,603
# of Students in 1st Grade:276196,765
# of Students in 2nd Grade:256197,986
# of Students in 3rd Grade:283200,330
# of Students in 4th Grade:310201,696
# of Students in 5th Grade:313202,891
# of Students in 6th Grade:284199,155
# of Students in 7th Grade:306197,065
# of Students in 8th Grade:355198,053
# of Students in 9th Grade:283218,199
# of Students in 10th Grade:388211,573
# of Students in 11th Grade:336194,547
# of Students in 12th Grade:317193,423
# of Ungraded Students:6441,125

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $32,552 in this school district is less than the state median of $36,800. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $32,954 is less than the state median of $35,944. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (NY)
Total Revenue$132 MM$34 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bedford Central   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$133 MM$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Bedford Central   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$32,552$36,800
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bedford Central   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$32,954$35,944
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bedford Central   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Bedford Central School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Fox Lane High School Math: 96% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    S Bedford Rd
    Bedford, NY 10506
    (914) 241-6085

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,348 student
  • West Patent Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    W Patent Rd
    Bedford Hills, NY 10507
    (914) 666-2190

    Grades: K-5 | 325 students
  • Bedford Village Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    45 Court St
    Bedford, NY 10506
    (914) 234-4178

    Grades: K-5 | 265 students
  • Bedford Hills Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    123 Babbitt Rd
    Bedford Hills, NY 10507
    (914) 666-2708

    Grades: K-5 | 285 students
  • Pound Ridge Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    7 Pound Ridge Rd
    Pound Ridge, NY 10576
    (914) 764-8133

    Grades: K-5 | 312 students
  • Fox Lane Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    S Bedford Rd
    Bedford, NY 10506
    (914) 241-6144

    Grades: 6-8 | 962 students
  • Mount Kisco Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    47 W Hyatt Ave
    Mount Kisco, NY 10549
    (914) 666-2677

    Grades: K-5 | 548 students
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