Edison (thomas A.) Charter School

2200 North Locust St

Wilmington, DE 19802

Tel: (302)778-1101
Grades KG-8
748 students
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School serves 748 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School operates within the Edison (thomas A.) Charter School District.

School Overview

The student population of 748 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 748 students
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Total Students (2002-2014)
Gender % Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Total Teachers (2002-2014)
Students by Grade Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Hispanic
1%
15%
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
99%
31%
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Black Students (2002-2014)
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.
0.02 0.52
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Diversity Score (2002-2014)
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.
99%
39%
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

Edison (thomas A.) Charter School District's student population of 748 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,431 is higher than the state average of $7,010. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,822 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Edison (thomas A.) Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 748 970
Edison (thomas A.) Charter  School District Students Managed (2002-2014)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $8 MM
Edison (thomas A.) Charter  School District District Total Revenue (2003-2014)
District Spending $9 MM $9 MM
Edison (thomas A.) Charter  School District District Spending (2003-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,431 $7,010
Edison (thomas A.) Charter  School District District Revenue / Student (2003-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,822 $7,367
Edison (thomas A.) Charter  School District District Spending / Student (2003-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Moyer (maurice J.) Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Moyer (maurice J.) Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Moyer (maurice J.) Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • WilmingtonMoyer (maurice J.) AcademyCharter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 227 students
    0.2 miles
    610 East 17th St
    WilmingtonDE 19802
    (302)428-9501
    0.26-12227
  • WilmingtonPrestige AcademyCharter School
    Grades: 5-8 | 287 students
    0.4 miles
    1121 Thatcher St
    WilmingtonDE 19802
    (302)762-3240
    0.45-8287
  • WilmingtonHoward High School Of TechnologyVocational School
    Grades: 8-12 | 899 students
    0.5 miles
    401 East 12th St
    WilmingtonDE 19801
    (302)571-5400
    0.58-12899
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    Grades: KG-5 | 325 students
    0.5 miles
    1100 North Pine St
    WilmingtonDE 19801
    (302)429-4175
    0.5KG-5325
  • WilmingtonEast Side Charter SchoolCharter School
    391 students
    0.6 miles
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    WilmingtonDE 19802
    (302)762-5834
    0.6n/a391

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