Thomas Edison Elementary School

  • Thomas Edison Elementary School serves 542 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Thomas Edison Elementary School operates within the Burbank Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 542 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 542 students
Thomas Edison Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Thomas Edison Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Thomas Edison Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Thomas Edison Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1 24:1
Thomas Edison Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Thomas Edison Elementary School American Indian Students (1989-1992)
Asian
10%
11%
Thomas Edison Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
38%
54%
Thomas Edison Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
2%
6%
Thomas Edison Elementary School Black Students (1991-2013)
White
42%
24%
Thomas Edison Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Thomas Edison Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Thomas Edison Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.67 0.41
Thomas Edison Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
17%
50%
Thomas Edison Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
7%
9%
Thomas Edison Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

  • Burbank Unified School District's student population of 16,330 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,518 in this district is less than the state average of $12,314. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,896 is less than the state average of $12,270. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Burbank Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
4
Number of Students Managed 16,330 1,597
Burbank Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $140 MM $20 MM
Burbank Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $130 MM $20 MM
Burbank Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,518 $12,314
Burbank Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,896 $12,270
Burbank Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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