Marion T. Bedwell Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 4

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
141 Seney Drive
Bernardsville, NJ 07924
Phone
(908) 204-1920
District
SOMERSET HILLS REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
SOMERSET COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
566
Classroom Teachers
54

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

7

(10 is best)

Better than 68.5% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Marion T. Bedwell Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
62%
52%
56%
50%
68%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
66%
54%
64%
57%
68%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
11
12
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 22 3.9%
Kindergarten 84 14.8%
Grade 1 99 17.5%
Grade 2 124 21.9%
Grade 3 113 20.0%
Grade 4 110 19.4%
Total 566 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 69.3% 72.3% 43.9%
Black 0.9% 0.9% 15.7%
Hispanic 26.4% 21.6% 29.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.4% 5.1% 10.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 13.1% 11.5% 36.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.8% 9.2% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.3% 2.3% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 11,124 8,882,190
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 469.6 1,203
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.6% 18.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.4% 31.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.6% 27.7%
65 OR OLDER 13.7% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,837 3,231,874
Single Parent Households With Children 6.5% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.6% 89.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 68.9% 39.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 51.3% 24.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.7% 17.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.6% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 7.3% 14.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 7.9% 12.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.0% 10.4%
$15,000 or less 4.1% 8.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,732 $23,264,556 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,962 $3,890,646 8.2%
Staff $710 $1,407,930 3.0%
General Administration $462 $916,146 1.9%
School Administration $992 $1,967,136 4.2%
Operation $1,900 $3,767,700 8.0%
Transportation $714 $1,415,862 3.0%
Other $539 $1,068,837 2.3%
Total Support $7,278 $14,432,274 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,870 $9,657,210 20.4%
Total Expenditures $23,880 $47,354,040 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,015 $15,487,324,159 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,061 $2,897,747,403 9.3%
Staff $593 $834,099,359 2.7%
General Administration $397 $558,620,417 1.8%
School Administration $997 $1,401,340,416 4.5%
Operation $1,911 $2,686,765,332 8.6%
Transportation $754 $1,059,620,211 3.4%
Other $490 $688,604,947 2.2%
Total Support $7,203 $10,126,757,956 32.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,901 $5,484,201,846 17.6%
Total Expenditures $22,119 $31,098,296,526 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%