Edison Middle School

721 S. Edison Rd.
Bakersfield, CA 93307
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 428 students in grades 5-8, Edison Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 428 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • : 22%
  • : 34%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Edison Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Edison Middle School's student population of 428 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
428 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Edison Middle School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
(18-19)
22%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Edison Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
34%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Edison Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
21:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Edison Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Edison Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Edison Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hispanic
87%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Edison Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
5%
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White
7%
21%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Edison Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.24
This chart display the diversity score of Edison Middle School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Edison Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Edison Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
22% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Edison Middle School?
428 students attend Edison Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
87% of Edison Middle School students are Hispanic, 7% of students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Edison Middle School?
Edison Middle School has a student ration of 17:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Edison Middle School offer ?
Edison Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-8
What school district is Edison Middle School part of?
Edison Middle School is part of Edison Elementary School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 428 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • : 22%
  • : 34%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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