About Edison Academy

  • Edison offers full-day kindergarten, along with two full-day PEEP (Great Start Readiness Program for 4 year olds) classrooms, to develop the foundational skills for a successful education. There is a building-wide focus on what it means to be “college ready” and at every grade level students are learning valuable tools that will help them take full advantage of The Kalamazoo Promise. Edison has many community organizations that help raise and support student achievement including Kalamazoo Communities In Schools. Students and families also have access to counseling services. Edison students have additional opportunities to learn at the 21st Century After School Program, which is on site.

    Mission Statement


    At Edison Academy everyone is a continual learner. Staff and students engage in rigorous learning opportunities. Each child will engage in rigorous learning opportunities. Each child will engage in meaningful, real-world experiences that he or she needs for high school, college, and the future.

    •Achievement matters. •Attendance matters. •Attitude matters.

    Vision Statement


    Edison Academy will provide the best educational foundation to help our students and families realize the Kalamazoo Promise. Work hard in school. Graduate! Earn a Promise scholarship! Be successful in life.