Avg. test scores 42%
High school dipl. 16%
Bachelors degree 122%

Bedford school information

IndexBedfordNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores70%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools34,06079,221
Total private schools21,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Bedford are 42% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Bedford
  • 97.0% of people in Bedford have completed 8th grade
  • 96.4% of people in Bedford have completed high school
  • 67.4% of people in Bedford have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Bedford

      IndexBedfordNew YorkNational
      Completed 8th grade97.0%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school96.4%82.1%83.0%
      Completed some college85.1%59.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree72.0%43.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors67.4%34.7%30.3%
      Completed masters27.3%15.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree7.4%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.3%1.5%1.3%

      Bedford, NY School Districts

      • Bedford Central School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Bedford. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bedford, NY schools is 70%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Bedford, NY, an average of 97.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 96.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lincolndale, NY1,64498%98%
      Riverside, CT8,28983%68%
      Old Greenwich, CT7,00082%67%
      Briarcliff Manor, NY7,73281%65%
      Armonk, NY4,30381%64%
      Bedford, NY1,95370%42%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Farmingdale, ME1,95330%40%
      Brooklawn, NJ1,95425%50%
      Inola, OK1,95272%46%
      Albany, KY1,95239%20%
      Pennington Gap, VA1,95476%55%
      Bedford, NY1,95370%42%
      Source: The Bedford, NY education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.