Edison High School

  • Edison High School serves 2,070 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 77% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 91% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Edison High School's student population of 2,070 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 140 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,070 students
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Total Classroom Teachers140 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edison High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Edison High School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#701 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Edison High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Edison High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
14%
7%
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Hispanic
34%
15%
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Black
21%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Edison High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
28%
50%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Edison High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.750.43
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Graduation Rate
85%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Edison High School and public school graduation rate of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Edison High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Edison High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFAIRFAX CO PBLC SCHS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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