Thomas Edison Elementary School

Thomas Edison Elementary School serves 546 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Thomas Edison Elementary School operates within the Burbank Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 546 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 33% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 546 students
Thomas Edison Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Thomas Edison Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Thomas Edison Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Thomas Edison Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 30:1 25:1
Thomas Edison Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.65 0.42
Thomas Edison Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
20%
49%
Thomas Edison Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
4%
9%
Thomas Edison Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Burbank Unified School District's student population of 16,207 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,447 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,790 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Burbank Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
4
Number of Students Managed 16,207 1,757
Burbank Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $141 MM $17 MM
Burbank Unified School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $147 MM $18 MM
Burbank Unified School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,447 $10,238
Burbank Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,790 $10,739
Burbank Unified School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Options For Youth-burbank Charter (0.3 miles away)
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  • BurbankOptions For Youth-burbank CharterCharter School
    Grades: KG-12 | 970 students
    0.3 miles
    1610 West Burbank Blvd
    BurbankCA 91506
    (818)566-7525
    0.3KG-12970
  • BurbankMonterey High (Continuation School)Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 186 students
    0.5 miles
    1915 Monterey Ave
    BurbankCA 91506
    (818)558-5455
    0.59-12186
  • BurbankBret Harte Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 665 students
    0.7 miles
    3200 West Jeffries Ave
    BurbankCA 91505
    (818)558-5533
    0.7KG-5665
  • BurbankBurroughs High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2623 students
    0.7 miles
    1920 Clark Ave
    BurbankCA 91506
    (818)558-4777
    0.79-122623
  • BurbankDavid Starr Jordan Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1111 students
    0.7 miles
    420 South Mariposa St
    BurbankCA 91506
    (818)558-4622
    0.76-81111

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