Thomas a Edison School



Thomas a Edison School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Thomas a Edison School Students by Grade
PK 8
K 69
1 62
2 65
3 60
4 70
5 70
6 66
7 60
8 47
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Thomas a Edison School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Phoenix Elementary School District. It enrolls 577 students in grades 1st through 12th. Thomas a Edison School is the 496th largest public school in Arizona and the 14,922nd largest nationally. It has 17.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 577
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.98
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,922nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 496th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 342nd out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 416th out of 948

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Thomas a Edison School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 296
(51%)
3,636
(51%)
 Female 281
(49%)
3,553
(49%)

Thomas a Edison School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 519
(90%)
5,891
(82%)
 Black 34
(6%)
521
(7%)
 American Indian 11
(2%)
190
(3%)
 White 7
(1%)
353
(5%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
65
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
166
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Thomas a Edison School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 504
(87%)
5,229
(73%)
 Not Eligible 64
(11%)
1,449
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(2%)
511
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Thomas a Edison School is ranked 180th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Thomas a Edison School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 55.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Thomas a Edison School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 517
2006 469
2007 551
2008 571
2009 637
2010 607
2011 589
2012 577

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 14.6
2007 16.4
2008 16.1
2009 15.3
2010 15.8
2011 14.1
2012 17.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.0019342359767892
2006 0.89125799573561
2007 0.994555353902
2008 0.99474605954466
2009 0.025117739403454
2010 0.0049423393739703
2011 0.87606112054329
2012 0.88908145580589

Compare Thomas a Edison School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,750.0% 17.5:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 88.9%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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