Edison (thomas A.) Charter School

2200 North Locust Street

Wilmington, DE 19802

Tel: (302)778-1101
  • Edison (thomas A.) Charter School serves 745 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% 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 745 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 745 students
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender % Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by Grade Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 14:1 14:1
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Asian Students (2004-2007)
Hispanic
1%
15%
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
98%
31%
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
1%
47%
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School White Students (2003-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Edison (thomas A.) Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown DE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.04 0.52
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
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%
37%
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2015)
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 745 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,469 is higher than the state average of $10,798. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,790 is higher than the state average of $10,466. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Edison (thomas A.) Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 745 933
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School District Students Managed (2002-2014)
District Total Revenue $10 MM $10 MM
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School District District Total Revenue (2003-2014)
District Spending $9 MM $10 MM
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School District District Spending (2003-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,469 $10,798
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School District District Revenue / Student (2003-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,790 $10,466
Edison (thomas A.) Charter School District District Spending / Student (2003-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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