Thomas A. Edison Middle School

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6500 Hooper Ave

Los Angeles, CA 90001

(323) 826-2500

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Grades: 7 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,180

Students Per Teacher: 34

Parent Reviews

14 Parent Reviews for Thomas A. Edison Middle School

im a student in my last year of middl school. well, im in the honors program and im a straight A student (yes we exist) no im not a unicorn. the teachers arent all at the same level, some teacher dont care about students and some do. every teacher does offer tutoring for free and the principal is good ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/29/12

Thomas Edison Middle School has made great forward strides in student discipline and academic achievement over the past 15 years. The campus is clean, students are generally polite and respectful and student attention on learning makes teaching at the school a pleasure. One area that still needs improvement ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 08/27/12

Edison is now one of, if not the highest performing middle school in local district 7. It is to be commended for its efforts. Thanks to the awesom leadership and wonderful teachers, Edison middle school students are college prepared and career ready! They now have an SAS program in Math (School for ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 08/30/11

Should basically be abolished. Nothing I see has changed in that school except for the huge fence around it that makes it seem like a jail.

Posted by a parent on 10/17/10

I love Thomas Alva Edison Middle School because it is full of teachers and staff who are dedicated to helping our students become life long learners, no matter what challenges lay before them.

Posted by a teacher on 05/21/10

I attended ThomasAlva Edison on 2003-2004 and my experiences were amazing. There was alot of gang related people thatwere disrespectful but his school showed me the true meaning of life and also showed me that if I wanted to become someone I had to ignore things around me and move on with my life because ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/18/09

I think the API growth is great! I am glad that the principal we currently have cares about the students and is making positive changes....just visit the campus and you can see the difference!

Posted by a parent on 09/04/08

I was a student at Edison Middle School from 2000-2002. The school was under mass improvement with Ms. Banton as principal. She did a remarkable with the little time she was there and should be applauded. Test scores rose and the overall appearance of the school improved. Education in the gifted program ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/07/06

Since the school has received a new prinicpal I have seen improvement in overall discipline at the school. The new leadership has been a positive change to the climate at Edison Middle School

Posted by a parent on 08/18/06

My daughter is currently attending this school and she is in the gifted program. I think that she is not being challenged enough being a gifted student and all. The teachers spend more time trying to discipline those who dont know how to act instead of teaching those who do. I dont understand how students ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/25/06

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Test scores for Thomas A. Edison Middle School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Thomas A. Edison Middle School
Los Angeles Unified School District
* In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

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Los Angeles schools — Thomas A. Edison Middle School is located at 6500 Hooper Ave, Los Angeles CA 90001. 6500 Hooper Ave is in the 90001 ZIP code in Los Angeles, CA The school district for Thomas A. Edison Middle School is the Los Angeles Unified School District. Thomas A. Edison Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 8.
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