Edison Career And Technology High School

655 Colfax St
Rochester, NY 14606
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 1,398 students in grades 9-12, Edison Career And Technology High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 55%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is lower than the New York state average of 62%).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Vocational school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,398 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : 52% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Edison Career And Technology High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Edison Career And Technology High School's student population of 1,398 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 156 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,398 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
156 teachers
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School Rankings

Edison Career And Technology High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,093 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Edison Career And Technology High School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#2844 out of 4093 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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44%
55%
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50%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
34%
29%
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Black
57%
16%
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White
6%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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0.56
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52%
85%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Edison Career And Technology High School's ranking?
Edison Career And Technology High School is ranked #2844 out of 4,093 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 55% NY state average), while 50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 62% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Edison Career And Technology High School?
The graduation rate of Edison Career And Technology High School is 52%, which is lower than the New York state average of 85%.
How many students attend Edison Career And Technology High School?
1,398 students attend Edison Career And Technology High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
57% of Edison Career And Technology High School students are Black, 34% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are White, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Edison Career And Technology High School?
Edison Career And Technology High School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Edison Career And Technology High School offer ?
Edison Career And Technology High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Edison Career And Technology High School part of?
Edison Career And Technology High School is part of Rochester City School District.
In what neighborhood is Edison Career And Technology High School located?
Edison Career And Technology High School is located in the Lyell Otis neighborhood of Rochester, NY. There are 1 other public schools located in Lyell Otis.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Vocational school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,398 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : 52% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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