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Thomas Alva Edison High School / John C. Fareira Skills Center
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Matemática
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Ciencia
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3
Incidentes Escolares
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2
Lectura
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Asistencia
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En la universidad
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Detalles de la escuela

  • Tipo de escuelaEscuelas públicas del barrio
  • Niveles de grado9-12 (**As of 2016-17, Edison HS also hosts a PreK program (Bright Futures).)
  • Matrícula1068
  • DirectorMs. Awilda Ortiz
  • Número de teléfono215-400-3900
  • Rutas SEPTABus (47, 56, 57)
  • Dirección 151 West Luzerne Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19140
  • BarrioHunting Park
  • Fecha límite para la aplicaciónNovember 2nd, 2018
  • Aplique Ahora

Misión

All stakeholders will foster a caring and resourceful school environment that builds and values relationships with all students, supporting their social/emotional well-being and college and career readiness skills with high expectations for academic...

All stakeholders will foster a caring and resourceful school environment that builds and values relationships with all students, supporting their social/emotional well-being and college and career readiness skills with high expectations for academic excellence that yields advancement in the 21st-century workforce.

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Puntos de orgullo

- College and Career Academy Structure - Dedicated and exemplary educators - 11 Career and Technical Education programs that offer industry certification - Committed School Advisory Council - Strong industry partnerships - Paid Internships - Uniforms...

- College and Career Academy Structure - Dedicated and exemplary educators - 11 Career and Technical Education programs that offer industry certification - Committed School Advisory Council - Strong industry partnerships - Paid Internships - Uniforms - National Honor Society - Yearbook Club - Robotics - Sports - Drama Club - Poetry Club - DECA - HOSA - Skills USA - JROTC

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Póliza de admisión

Students must live within the school catchment area. Students who live outside of the catchment area must apply and admission is based on space availability and lottery. You can verify catchment by using the School Finder tool via www.philasd.org.

Students must live within the school catchment area. Students who live outside of the catchment area must apply and admission is based on space availability and lottery. You can verify catchment by using the School Finder tool via www.philasd.org.

Seguirdad & Cultura

Our staff, students, families and community partners work as a team to maintain a productive and safe environment. Our focus is on prevention and learner support, rather than on responding to manifestations. Instances of assault, bullying and...

Our staff, students, families and community partners work as a team to maintain a productive and safe environment. Our focus is on prevention and learner support, rather than on responding to manifestations. Instances of assault, bullying and intimidation are addressed aggressively and swiftly.

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Datos de la escuela

Datos demográfico

Negro 25.8%
Blanco 1.2%
Hispano 71.5%
Asiatico 0.5%
Otro 1.2%

Estudiantes masculinos y femeninos

Estudiantes femeninas 45.1%
Estudiante masculino 54.9%

Educación especial

Educación especial 31.7%

Educación superdotada

Superdotados 0.6%

Estudiantes con una desventaja económica

Estudiantes con una desventaja económica 81%

La educación para el aprendizaje del idioma inglés

La educación para el aprendizaje del idioma inglés 29.3%

Estudiantes por grado

Estudiantes de 9 grado
363
Estudiantes de 10 grado
292
Estudiantes de 11 grado
194
Estudiantes de 12 grado
219
Número total de estudiantes
1068

Incidentes Escolares

Incidentes por cada 100 estudiantes
7.4

Asuntos académicos

Porcentaje universitario

Porcentaje universitario 26%

Oferta de asignaturas AP (Advanced Placement)

  • Historia del arte,
  • Química,
  • Literatura inglesa,
  • Español,
  • AP Class Other

Actividades y programas

Las opciones de educación técnica y vocacional (CTE)

  • Cuido de niños y administración de servicios de apoyo,
  • Asistente de salud,
  • Soldadura,
  • Mecánica y automotriz,
  • Arte comercial y de publicidad,
  • Sistemas de redes de computación o red informática,
  • Comunicaciónes eléctricas,
  • Comunicación gráfica,
  • Health,
  • Heating / AC,
  • Enfermero,
  • Ventas, distribución y mercadeo, general,
  • Tecnología de tecnología,
  • Construcción,
  • Logística, materiales y administración de cadena de suministro,
  • Plomería,
  • Voc Other

Programas de arte

  • Vocal,
  • Teatro,
  • Artes visuales,
  • Dance Instr,
  • Coro,
  • Instrumental - Otros,
  • Dance,
  • Poesía,
  • Literatura,
  • Cinematografía,
  • Otro

Programas de deportes

  • Fútbol americano,
  • Baloncesto,
  • Fútbol (soccer),
  • Béisbol,
  • Softball,
  • Lucha,
  • Baloncesto femenino,
  • Golf femenino,
  • Vóleibol,
  • Vóleibol femenino,
  • Sports Other

Otros deportes

Badminton

Badminton

Otras actividades

Education Works and Congreso after-school programs.

Education Works and Congreso after-school programs.

Optativos

Peer Group Connections

Peer Group Connections

Programas de idiomas

  • Francés,
  • Español

Parent Programs

  • Concilio escolar de padres

Participación de los padres

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Before and After Care

  • Programas extendidos

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