2950 Hurley Way
Sacramento, CA 95864
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Thomas Edison Language Institute K-8 serves 788 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Thomas Edison Language Institute K-8 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 788 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Thomas Edison Language Institute K-8's student population of 788 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
788 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Thomas Edison Language Institute K-8 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Thomas Edison Language Institute K-8 is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#8629 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
13%
12%
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Hispanic
50%
56%
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Black
13%
5%
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White
18%
22%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) 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?

18% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 23% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Thomas Edison Language Institute K-8?

788 students attend Thomas Edison Language Institute K-8.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

50% of Thomas Edison Language Institute K-8 students are Hispanic, 18% of students are White, 13% of students are Asian, 13% of students are Black, 4% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Thomas Edison Language Institute K-8?

Thomas Edison Language Institute K-8 has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Thomas Edison Language Institute K-8 offer ?

Thomas Edison Language Institute K-8 offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8

School Calendar

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Date
Spring Break (No School)
April 03, 2023 (Monday)
Last Day of School
June 06, 2023 (Tuesday)
First Day of School
August 10, 2023 (Thursday)
Thanksgiving Break (No School)
November 20, 2023 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 788 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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