Bedford-North Lawrence High School

595 North Stars Blvd, Bedford, IN 47421 | (812) 279-9756
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,582
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 595 N Stars Blvd, Bedford, IN 47421
  • Principal or Admin: Terry Michael
  • Fax: (812) 279-9304
  • Website: www.nlcs.k12.in.us
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,582
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 71.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 788 (49.8%)
  • Females: 777 (49.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 146 (9.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 367 (23.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 513 (32.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Bedford-North Lawrence High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian161.0%
Black100.6%
Asian130.8%
Hispanic171.1%
White1,50995.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Bedford-North Lawrence High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade40625.7%
10th Grade43127.2%
11th Grade37123.5%
12th Grade37423.6%
Source: IN Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Bedford-North Lawrence High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on May 12, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I attended a baseball game on 5/11/09 at BNL high school. I was appalled at the behavior of the student body fans. Throughout the entire game they yelled obscenities at our players (the opposing team). They "flipped off" our players, called them idiots, made fun of their physical attributes, not to mention the continual heckling and name calling that went on. I have attended baseball games for many years and have never seen such conduct. On behalf of the BNL baseball team, they were not a part of this display. They played a very good game and showed great sportsman-like conduct. However, at the conclusion of the game the coach came over to the bleachers and made excuses for the behavior of the student fans, saying that they were just kids. Maybe a primary school student would not know how to act appropriately, but we are talking about high school students. We only had two high school fans that attended the game and I assure you that there was no bantering going on. This was totally BNL students harassing our players in a very derogatory manner.It's a shame to think that those students were the representation of the BNL student body and that this behavior is acceptable.

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The overall school rating shows that Bedford-North Lawrence High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on ISTEP+ ECA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • Biology I
  • English 10

ISTEP+ ECA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201070.0%77.0%61.0%
 
Biology I Test
201051.0%51.0%37.0%
 
English 10 Test
201067.0%67.0%63.0%
 
Source: IN Department of Education 2009-2010

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