Edison High School

9890 State Route 152

Richmond, OH 43944-7826

Tel: (740)765-4313
Grades: 9-12

557 students

Edison High School serves 557 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Edison High School operates within the Edison Local School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is lower than the OH state average of 87%.

Overview

The student population of 557 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 557 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Edison High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Edison High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 18:1
Edison High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
White
98%
73%
All Ethnic Groups Edison High School Sch Ethnicity Edison High 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.
0.04 0.22
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.
53%
37%
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.
13%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,504 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Edison Local School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,504 1,089
Edison Local School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 80% 87%
Edison Local School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $12 MM
Edison Local School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $20 MM $11 MM
Edison Local School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,935 $10,997
Edison Local School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,768 $10,473
Edison Local School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Indian Creek High School (5.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Harding Middle School (7.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wintersville Elementary School (5.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WintersvilleIndian Creek High School
    200 Park Dr
    WintersvilleOH 43953
    (740)264-1163
    5.2 mi | 603 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • WintersvilleWintersville Elementary School
    100 Park Dr
    WintersvilleOH 43953
    (740)264-1691
    5.2 mi | 475 students | Gr. 1-6                      
  • SteubenvillePleasant Hill Elementary School
    129 School St
    SteubenvilleOH 43952
    (740)282-2578
    5.7 mi | 408 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • BloomingdaleJefferson County High School
    Vocational School
    1509 County Hwy 22a
    BloomingdaleOH 43910
    (740)264-5545
    Vocational School

    6.2 mi | n/a students | Gr. 11-12                      
  • WintersvilleBantam Ridge Elementary School
    587 Bantam Ridge Rd
    WintersvilleOH 43953
    (740)264-1739
    6.3 mi | 138 students | Gr. PK-KG                      

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Jefferson County, OH public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.14, which is lower than the Ohio average of 0.22. The most diverse school district in Jefferson County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.