Edison Elementary School

545 N. Horne
Mesa, AZ 85203
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Edison Elementary School serves 654 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Edison Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Edison Elementary School's student population of 654 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students654 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Rankings

Edison Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Edison Elementary School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1392 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
6%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
60%
45%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
28%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.560.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMesa Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Edison Elementary School is Evit - Kino Junior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kino Junior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eisenhower Center For Innovation (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mesa Evit - Kino Junior High School Vocational School
    Grades: 9
    0.6 miles
    848 North Horne
    Mesa, AZ 85203
    (480) 472-2400
    0.6 9 n/a
  • Mesa Kino Junior High School Math: 17% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 1,032 student
    0.6 miles
    848 N Horne
    Mesa, AZ 85203
    (480) 472-2400
    0.6 7-8 1,032
  • Mesa Eisenhower Center For Innovation Math: 28% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 524 students
    0.7 miles
    848 North Mesa Dr
    Mesa, AZ 85201
    (480) 472-5200
    0.7 PK-6 524
  • Mesa Learning Foundation Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-12 | 172 students
    0.7 miles
    851 North Stapley Drive Bld 6
    Mesa, AZ 85203
    (480) 635-1900
    0.7 K-12 172
  • Mesa Step Up School Charter School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 85 students
    0.9 miles
    44 East 5th Street
    Mesa, AZ 85201
    (480) 344-2600
    0.9 K-8 85

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