Bedford Elementary School



Bedford Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bedford Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 113
1 107
2 105
3 137
4 141
5 126
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, PA in the Bedford Area School District. It enrolls 729 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bedford Elementary School is the 180th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 6,783rd largest nationally. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 729
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 48.34
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,783rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 180th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,002nd out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 163rd out of 1,773

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Bedford Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 369
(51%)
594
(51%)
 Female 360
(49%)
575
(49%)

Bedford Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 694
(95%)
1,118
(96%)
 Two or More 14
(2%)
16
(1%)
 Hispanic 11
(2%)
19
(2%)
 Black 5
(1%)
10
(1%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Bedford Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 368
(50%)
595
(51%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 310
(43%)
494
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 51
(7%)
80
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Bedford Elementary School is ranked 383rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bedford Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.5%) is slightly lower than the state average of 51.4%. 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 799
2006 829
2007 843
2008 840
2009 799
2010 792
2011 772
2012 790
2013 783
2014 742
2015 729

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.1
2006 16.9
2007 15.8
2008 15.9
2009 15.1
2010 15.1
2011 15.1
2012 15.6
2013 15.7
2014 14.8
2015 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 0.37394451145959
2007 0.3938315539739
2008 0.37857142857143
2009 0.42803504380476
2010 0.42929292929293
2011 0.43782383419689
2012 0.43417721518987
2013 0.46998722860792
2014 0.47843665768194
2015 0.49519890260631

Compare Bedford Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 49.5%
 
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Bedford Elementary School
Bedford, PA
Public KG - 05 729 15.1:1  
St Thomas the Apostle Elementary School
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Private PK - 05 67 6:1 2 miles
Bedford Ms
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Public 06 - 08 440 15.6:1 2 miles
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Private PK - 02 54 9:1 6 miles
Everett Area Ms
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Public 06 - 08 305 15.5:1 8 miles
Chestnut Ridge Ms
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Public 03 - 07 551 14.2:1 9 miles
Everett Area Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 473 16.5:1 9 miles
Chestnut Ridge Central Elementary School
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Public PK - 02 341 13.6:1 9 miles
Northern Bedford County Ms/Shs
Loysburg, PA
Public 06 - 12 531 13:1 13 miles
Northern Bedford County Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 433 13.1:1 13 miles
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Public KG - 05 99 13.5:1 15 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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