Bedford (gunning) Middle School



Bedford (gunning) Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bedford (gunning) Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 248
7 334
8 354
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bedford (gunning) Middle School is a public elementary school located in New Castle, DE in the Colonial School District. It enrolls 936 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 19.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 936
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 49

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Bedford (gunning) Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 523
(56%)
3,907
(51%)
 Female 413
(44%)
3,717
(49%)

Bedford (gunning) Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 409
(44%)
3,216
(42%)
 White 391
(42%)
2,520
(33%)
 Hispanic 78
(8%)
1,500
(20%)
 Asian 34
(4%)
218
(3%)
 Two or More 20
(2%)
150
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
13
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
7
(0%)

Bedford (gunning) Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 523
(56%)
2,926
(38%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 356
(38%)
4,261
(56%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 57
(6%)
437
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Bedford (gunning) Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (44.1%) is slightly lower than the state average of 54.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Bedford (gunning) Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1252
2006 1235
2007 965
2008 969
2009 947
2010 1069
2011 1080
2012 936

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.3
2006 18.7
2007 19.3
2008 20.2
2009 20.1
2010 19.1
2011 20
2012 19.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.31549520766773
2006 0.33846153846154
2007 0.43316062176166
2008 0.27141382868937
2009 0.37697993664203
2010 0.41534144059869
2011 0.425
2012 0.44123931623932

Compare Bedford (gunning) Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,291.2% 12.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,910.0% 19.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 44.1%
 
State Average 54.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Bedford (gunning) Middle School
New Castle, DE
Public 06 - 08 936 19.1:1  
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Public PK - 05 885 14.8:1 1 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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