Edison Elementary School

  • Edison Elementary School serves 433 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Edison Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.
  • Edison Elementary School operates within the Santa Monica-malibu Unified School District.

Top Placements (California)

Edison Elementary School is Listed among the top public schools in California for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Edison Elementary School's student population of 433 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students433 students
Gender %Edison Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Students by GradeEdison Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Edison Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Edison Elementary School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
Asian
3%
11%
Hispanic
76%
54%
Black
3%
6%
White
18%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsEdison Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.390.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Edison Elementary School is Santa Monica-malibu Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Santa Monica-malibu Unified School District's student population of 11,218 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $12,660 is higher than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $13,769 is higher than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 22% over four school years.
    School District NameSanta Monica-malibu Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    16
    4
    Number of Students Managed11,2181,585
    Santa Monica-malibu Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    60%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    70%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$145 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$157 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$12,660$11,049
    District Spending / Student$13,769$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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