Avg. test scores 24%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 23%

Bedford school information

Average Test Scores61%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:116:116:1
Total public schools32,56379,221
Total private schools41,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Bedford are 24% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Bedford
  • 86.7% of people in Bedford have completed 8th grade
  • 85.4% of people in Bedford have completed high school
  • 23.5% of people in Bedford have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Bedford

      Completed 8th grade86.7%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school85.4%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college47.8%53.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree28.0%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors23.5%29.3%30.3%
      Completed masters12.6%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree5.8%3.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.1%1.4%1.3%

      Bedford, PA School Districts

      • Bedford Area School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Bedford. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bedford, PA schools is 61%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Bedford, PA, an average of 86.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.4% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Saxton, PA76255%11%
      New Paris, PA21451%3%
      Stonerstown, PA41747%4%
      Earlston, PA1,02846%7%
      Everett, PA2,10338%22%
      Bedford, PA2,76361%24%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Springtown, TX2,76373%49%
      Bethel, OH2,76383%68%
      Rancho Santa Fe, CA2,76380%63%
      Girard, KS2,76335%29%
      Davis, OK2,76266%35%
      Bedford, PA2,76361%24%
      Source: The Bedford, PA 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.