Details overview

Hours 08:15 AM - 04:00 PM
District Edison (Thomas A.) Charter School
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule AM and PM kindergarten
Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Choir / Chorus
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught None
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None

Support

3
Facilities
including: Music room
Facilities Art room
Music room
Playground
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Special education programs Inclusive classroom
Special education resource room

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 97% 31%
Hispanic n/a 15%
Two or more races n/a 3%
White n/a 47%
Hawaiian 0% 0%
Asian 0% 4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
1
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
1
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Boys sports Basketball
Clubs Chess club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA

Teachers

6
Staff
including: Reading specialist
Staff Behavioral health specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Reading specialist
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)

Class size

English Language Arts
23
This school
21
State average
Source: See notes

Highly qualified teachers

Subject Percent of classes taught by highly qualified teachers State average
General Elementary 96% 97%
English Language Arts 100% 95%
English N/A 96%
Arts & Humanities 100% 99%
Math 100% 94%
Science 100% 95%
Social Studies 100% 95%
Foreign Language N/A 94%
Geography N/A 94%
History - Social Science Grade 8 Cumulative 100% 98%
Economics N/A 93%
Government N/A 96%

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  • A highly qualified teacher for a specific academic area is one who has full state certification for teaching the subject, has a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree, and has demonstrated subject matter competence.
Source: See notes

School leadership

  This school State average
Current principal's tenure (in years) 6 N/A
Number of principals in the last 5 years 1 2
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Enrollment

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Ways to enroll/attend this school Apply to the school
Application requirements Application

Choice enrollment

  This school
Students attending this school through their feeder pattern assignment 0%
Students "choicing" into this school who live in the district 0%
Students "choicing" into this school who live outside the district (includes vocational and charter schools) 100%

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  • Non-Choice: Students at this school who are part of the normal feeder pattern.
  • Intra-District Choice: Students at this school who are outside the normal feeder pattern, but still within their resident district.
  • Inter-District Choice: Students at this school from outside their resident district. All vocational and charter school enrollment is considered Inter-District Choice.
Source: See notes

Sources

Student diversity DE Dept. of Education, 2014-2015
Class size DE Dept. of Education, 2014-2015
Highly qualified teachers DE Dept. of Education, 2014-2015
School leadership DE Dept. of Education, 2014-2015
Choice enrollment DE Dept. of Education, 2014-2015