152 Nbc Dr
Loysburg, PA 16659
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Northern Bedford County Ms/shs serves 486 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Northern Bedford County Ms/shs ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

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School Overview

Northern Bedford County Ms/shs's student population of 486 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
486 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Northern Bedford County Ms/shs is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
49%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
79%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northern Bedford County Ms/shs and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
97%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.06
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northern Bedford County Ms/shs and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northern Bedford County Ms/shs and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 486 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06 (Btm 50% in PA)

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