Edison Academy

  • Edison Academy serves 196 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Edison Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • Edison Academy's student population of 196 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students196 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edison Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Edison Academy is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#1025 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
10%
20%
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Black
80%
9%
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White
8%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.350.59
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Graduation Rate
36%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrockton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brockton Brockton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 4,123 students
    0.2 miles
    470 Forest Avenue
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508) 580-7633
    0.2 9-12 4,123
  • Brockton West Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 637 students
    0.6 miles
    271 West St
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508) 580-7381
    0.6 6-8 637
  • Brockton John F Kennedy
    Grades: K-5 | 587 students
    0.9 miles
    900 Ash Street
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508) 580-7278
    0.9 K-5 587
  • Brockton Dr W Arnone Community School
    Grades: K-5 | 736 students
    1.3 miles
    135 Belmont Street
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508) 894-4440
    1.3 K-5 736
  • Brockton Brockton Champion High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 176 students
    1.4 miles
    175 Warren Avenue
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508) 894-4377
    1.4 9-12 176

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