Edison Charter Academy

Tel: (415)970-3330
  • Edison Charter Academy serves 657 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Edison Charter Academy operates within the San Francisco Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 657 students has grown by 17% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-8
Total Students657 students
Edison Charter Academy Total Students (2012-2015)
Gender %Edison Charter Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Edison Charter Academy Total Teachers (2012-2015)
Students by GradeEdison Charter Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio21:124:1
Edison Charter Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2012-2015)
Asian
3%
11%
Edison Charter Academy Asian Students (2012-2015)
Hispanic
83%
54%
Edison Charter Academy Black Students (2012-2015)
Black
9%
6%
Edison Charter Academy Black Students (2012-2015)
White
4%
24%
Edison Charter Academy White Students (2012-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Edison Charter Academy Hawaiian Students (2012-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Edison Charter Academy Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsEdison Charter Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.300.64
Edison Charter Academy Diversity Score (2012-2015)
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.
49%
50%
Edison Charter Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2013-2015)
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.
9%
9%
Edison Charter Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2013-2015)

District Comparison

  • San Francisco Unified School District's student population of 657 students has grown by 53% over five years.
School District NameSan Francisco Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
4
Number of Students Managed6571,597
San Francisco Unified School District Students Managed (2002-2011)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Art, Dance, Music, Physical Education Art, Dance, Music, Physical Education,
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • VISION STATEMENT At Edison Charter Academy, our vision is to produce a student who is empowered, respectful, motivated, and inquisitive, possessing a college-bound and career-minded attitude. ECA graduates are lifelong learners who continually work to improve themselves and their communities. Our school is committed to providing an equitable and innovative education that meets the needs of diverse learners. Parents and staff model the qualities needed to achieve these goals.

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