Thomas Alva Edison Elementary School (Closed 2008)

1339 Forstall Street

New Orleans, LA 70117

Grades: PK-6

832 students

Thomas Alva Edison Elementary School served 832 students in grades PK-6.
Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 56%.
Thomas Alva Edison Elementary School operated within the Recovery -lde School District.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 832 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Students by Grade

School Comparison

This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 14:1
Black
100%
48%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.00 0.34
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
96%
61%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
7%

District Comparison

School District Name Recovery -lde School District
Number of Schools
Managed
45
5
Number of Students Managed 59,607 2,117
District Total Revenue $299 MM $33 MM
District Spending $276 MM $33 MM
District Revenue / Student $29,537 $14,187
District Spending / Student $27,319 $14,076
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2005 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Dr. Martin Luther King Charter School For Sci/tech (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dr. Martin Luther King Charter School For Sci/tech (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dr. Martin Luther King Charter School For Sci/tech (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • New OrleansDr. Martin Luther King Charter School For Sci/tech
    Charter School
    1617 Caffin Ave
    New OrleansLA 70117
    (504)940-2243
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | 756 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • New OrleansKipp New Orleans Leadership Academy
    Charter School
    3820 St Claude St
    New OrleansLA 70117
    (504)952-1052
    Charter School

    1 mi | 528 students | Gr. KG-7                      
  • New OrleansArise Academy
    Charter School
    3819 St Claude Ave
    New OrleansLA 70117
    (504)520-9245
    Charter School

    1 mi | 387 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • New OrleansDr. Charles Richard Drew Elementary School
    Alternative School
    3819 St Claude Ave
    New OrleansLA 70117
    (504)373-6208
    Alternative School

    1 mi | 186 students | Gr. 3-8                      
  • ArabiArabi Elementary School
    7200 Alexander Ave
    ArabiLA 70032
    (504)218-5058
    1.3 mi | 654 students | Gr. PK-5                      

Area Statistics

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