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A-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B+
  2. Diversity
    A
  3. Teachers
    A
  4. College Prep
    B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    C+
  6. Health & Safety
    B-
  7. Administration
    B
  8. Sports
    A-
  9. Food
    C
  10. Resources & Facilities
    C-
Edison High School is a highly rated, public school located in Fresno, CA. It has 2,553 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 28 to 1. According to state test scores, 38% of students are at least proficient in math and 64% in reading.
Address
540 E. California Ave.
Fresno, CA 93706
Telephone
(559) 457-2650

Edison High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
64%
Percent Proficient - Math
38%
Average Graduation Rate
94%
Average SAT
1090
309 responses
Average ACT
24
88 responses
AP Enrollment
44%
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Living in the Area
B-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Cost of Living
    C
  2. Good for Families
    C+
  3. Housing
    C-
Area Feel
Suburban
Median Household Income
$41,842
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$901
National
$949
Median Home Value
$187,500
National
$184,700

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
B-
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
73%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.63 responses
Poll
76%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.63 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 252 responses
Report
  • Rallies
    15%
  • Club lunches
    13%
  • Homecoming week
    11%
  • Football games
    11%
  • School Dances
    10%
  • Breaking Down the Walls
    10%
  • Football games
    8%

Students

Diversity
A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
2,553
Free or Reduced Lunch
76%
90%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.72 responses
85%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.72 responses
92%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.72 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
28:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$77,355
Teachers in First/Second Year
20.5%
71%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.101 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.101 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.101 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
C+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
$10,927/ year
National
$12,239
88%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.107 responses
46%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.107 responses
68%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.107 responses
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My experience for the past three years at Edison was a roller coaster of emotions! There were times when it was stressful, depressing, exciting, fun, inspiring, and especially memorable. The teachers are very great and considerate of their students. The students are very cooperative and inclusive. And the school culture is just very dynamic and ardent. Overall my school experience was great and I'm just planning to make senior year even more memorable! The best part is that any changes that I had in mind is already being taken care of. For example, as a student athlete, I have always felt that the athletic settings we have are currently out of shape and needs fixing. And not surprisingly, the school is already in the process of getting all that done. This will surely contribute to the growth of our athletic teams in addition to the great academics currently present there.
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Edison High School is a place for everyone; There's something for everyone whether it's sports, clubs, or academics. Even if there isn't something available, both students and staff put in their efforts to make sure that everyone has a place on campus. The diversity here is absolutely amazing as everyone comes from different backgrounds and locations which brings more color to the school. Overall, I'm proud to be an Edison tiger!
Where do I begin? This school has become a second home to me! Edison is filled with such diversity! Each individual represents a stripe that makes up one tiger. Many students on campus are involved in school, and this school wouldn’t be as amazing at is it without them. I am in the leadership program at my school, and I’ve been able to see things in a new perspective. Students participate in activities and it fills me with joy. They are filled with so much spirit; just take a look at our student sections during games! Edison is the best school out there! AIN’T NO PARTY LIKE AN E.T. PARTY CAUSE AN E.T. PARTY DON’T STOP!