Thomas A Edison School
9 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Thomas A Edison School
Thomas A Edison School is a public school located in the heart of the city. It is a K-8 school that is dedicated to providing a quality education to all of its students. The school has a long history of excellence and has been educating students since the early 1900s. The curriculum focuses on core subjects such as math, science, language arts, and social studies, while also offering a variety of electives such as art, music, and physical education.
The school has a strong commitment to providing a safe and welcoming environment for all students. The dedicated staff is committed to helping each student reach their full potential. The school offers a range of extracurricular activities such as sports teams, clubs, and student organizations.
Thomas A Edison School also has a strong focus on community involvement. The school works with local businesses, organizations, and government agencies to provide students with real-world experiences and career exploration opportunities.
The school is committed to providing a quality education to all of its students. It is a place where students can learn, grow, and be successful.
804 N 18th St
Phoenix, AZ 85006
Pre-K – 8
Overview Thomas A Edison School
Thomas A Edison School serves 505 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Thomas A Edison School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 13% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Thomas A Edison School
Thomas A Edison School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Thomas A Edison School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.