Bedford Elementary School



Bedford Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bedford Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 36
K 28
1 44
2 32
3 33
4 32
5 31
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bedford Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bedford, IA in the Bedford Community School District. It enrolls 236 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bedford Elementary School is the 507th largest public school in Iowa and the 46,114th largest nationally. It has 12.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 236
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 46,114th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 507th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 183rd out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 464th out of 723

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Bedford Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 126
(53%)
260
(52%)
 Female 110
(47%)
239
(48%)

Bedford Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 229
(97%)
482
(97%)
 Hispanic 4
(2%)
10
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Black 1
(0%)
3
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Bedford Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 108
(46%)
250
(50%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 105
(44%)
195
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(10%)
54
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Bedford Elementary School is ranked 309th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bedford Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (54.2%) is higher than the state average of 43.8%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 217
2006 219
2007 244
2008 258
2009 247
2010 264
2011 238
2012 236

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.7
2006 10.6
2007 11.2
2008 12.8
2009 11.7
2010 14.4
2011 13.4
2012 12.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.42857142857143
2006 0.48858447488584
2007 0.51229508196721
2008 0.44961240310078
2009 0.53441295546559
2010 0.56818181818182
2011 0.55882352941176
2012 0.54237288135593

Compare Bedford Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,290.0% 12.9:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
This School 54.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Bedford Elementary School
Bedford, IA
Public PK - 05 236 12.9:1  
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Public 06 - 12 263 10.8:1 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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