Thomas Edison Elementary School

Thomas Edison Elementary School serves 547 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Thomas Edison Elementary School operates within the Burbank Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 547 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 547 students
Thomas Edison Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Thomas Edison Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Thomas Edison Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 30:1 22:1
Thomas Edison Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
9%
11%
Thomas Edison Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
36%
52%
Thomas Edison Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
7%
Thomas Edison Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
48%
26%
Thomas Edison Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Thomas Edison Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Thomas Edison Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.63 0.64
Thomas Edison Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Thomas Edison Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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
n/a
Thomas Edison Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,630 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Burbank Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
4
Number of Students Managed 16,630 1,577
District Total Revenue $162 MM $19 MM
Burbank Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $159 MM $18 MM
Burbank Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,742 $11,099
Burbank Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,554 $10,975
Burbank Unified School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Options For Youth-burbank Charter (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Options For Youth-burbank Charter (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bret Harte Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • Burbank Options For Youth-burbank Charter
    Charter School
    1610 West Burbank Blvd
    Burbank , CA , 91506
    (818)566-7525
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  1246  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Burbank Monterey High (Continuation School)
    Alternative School
    1915 Monterey Ave
    Burbank , CA , 91506
    (818)558-5455
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  171  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Burbank Burroughs High School
    1920 Clark Ave
    Burbank , CA , 91506
    (818)558-4777
    0.7  mi  |  2732  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Burbank David Starr Jordan Middle School
    420 South Mariposa St
    Burbank , CA , 91506
    (818)558-4622
    0.7  mi  |  1129  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Burbank Bret Harte Elementary School
    3200 West Jeffries Ave
    Burbank , CA , 91505
    (818)558-5533
    0.7  mi  |  660  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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