Northern Bedford County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 897 students in Northern Bedford County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
Public Schools in Northern Bedford County School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 82% (versus the 62% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Northern Bedford County School District are Northern Bedford County Elementary School and Northern Bedford County Ms/shs. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Northern Bedford County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Northern Bedford County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Pennsylvania for:

Category
Attribute
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Northern Bedford County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (PA)
# Schools
2 Schools
2,981 Schools
# Students
897 Students
1,705,456 Students
# Teachers
75 Teachers
117,508 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Northern Bedford County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 706 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (PA)
Overall District Rank
#162 out of 707 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Northern Bedford County   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northern Bedford County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northern Bedford County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Northern Bedford County   School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.06
0.53
# American Indian Students
n/a
2,610 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
n/a
66,991 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# Hispanic Students
7 Students
194,375 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
11%
# Black Students
n/a
247,656 Students
% Black Students
n/a
15%
# White Students
871 Students
1,124,325 Students
% White Students
97%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
1,444 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
18 Students
66,941 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
51
7,800
# Students in K Grade:
63
120,153
# Students in 1st Grade:
58
125,768
# Students in 2nd Grade:
55
125,945
# Students in 3rd Grade:
61
129,030
# Students in 4th Grade:
53
133,005
# Students in 5th Grade:
70
133,737
# Students in 6th Grade:
70
132,610
# Students in 7th Grade:
66
132,085
# Students in 8th Grade:
67
133,317
# Students in 9th Grade:
72
139,322
# Students in 10th Grade:
75
133,615
# Students in 11th Grade:
55
130,154
# Students in 12th Grade:
81
128,915
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,623 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,289. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,744 is less than the state median of $15,665. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (PA)
Total Revenue
$14 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total revenue of Northern Bedford County   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$13 MM
$23 MM
This chart display total spending of Northern Bedford County   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,623
$16,289
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Northern Bedford County   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,744
$15,665
This chart display average spending per public school student in Northern Bedford County   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Northern Bedford County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Northern Bedford County Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
217 Nbc Dr
Loysburg, PA 16659
(814) 766-2221
Grades: PK-5
| 411 students
152 Nbc Dr
Loysburg, PA 16659
(814) 766-2221
Grades: 6-12
| 486 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 897 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in PA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06

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