Thomas A Edison School

132 Rectory St
Port Chester, NY 10573
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Thomas A Edison School serves 409 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Thomas A Edison School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Thomas A Edison School's student population of 409 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students409 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Thomas A Edison School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Thomas A Edison School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#2913 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
88%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
8%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.220.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePort Chester-Rye Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Thomas A Edison School is Port Chester Senior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Western Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Lebanon School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Greenwich New Lebanon School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 258 students
    0.5 miles
    25 Mead Ave.
    Greenwich, CT 06830
    (203) 531-9139
    0.5 K-5 258
  • Greenwich Western Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 585 students
    0.5 miles
    1 Western Junior Hwy.
    Greenwich, CT 06830
    (203) 531-5700
    0.5 6-8 585
  • Port Chester Park Avenue School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 400 students
    0.7 miles
    Park Ave
    Port Chester, NY 10573
    (914) 934-7895
    0.7 K-5 400
  • Port Chester John F Kennedy Magnet School Math: 30% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 861 students
    1.0 miles
    40 Olivia St
    Port Chester, NY 10573
    (914) 934-7990
    1 K-5 861
  • Port Chester Port Chester Senior High School Math: 92% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,490 student
    1.1 miles
    1 Tamarack Rd
    Port Chester, NY 10573
    (914) 934-7950
    1.1 9-12 1,490

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