Edison/Fareira High School 9-12

Principal
Ms. Awilda Ortiz

151 West Luzerne Street
Philadelphia PA 19140
Phone: 215-324-9599

What's happening

What's happening

 

School Year Calendar : 2015 - 2016

* Since the calendar is subject to change during the course of the school year, the web version may contain updates not reflected in the printed version of this publication.

The following is the calendar for all schools and Pre-Kindergarten Programs for the 2015 - 2016 school year:

 
September 7, 2015
Labor Day
Administrative Offices and Schools Closed
September 8, 2015
First Day for Grades 1-12
Student Attendance
September 8, 2015
First Day for Pre-Kindergarten, Head Start and Bright Futures
Student Attendance
  
September 14 - 15, 2015
Rosh Hashanah
Administrative Offices and Schools Closed
  
September 23, 2015
Yom Kippur
Administrative Offices and Schools Closed
September 25, 2015
City-wide Papal Visit
Administrative Offices and Schools Closed
October 1, 2015
2016-2017 School Selection Process Begins
October 9, 2015
Staff Only
Professional Development Day
October 12, 2015
Columbus Day
Administrative Offices and Schools Closed
October 14 - 16, 2015
Interim Reports
October 28, 2015
PD Half Day
3 Hour Early Dismissal
November 3, 2015
Staff Only
Professional Development Day
November 11, 2015
Veterans' Day Observed
Administrative Offices and Schools Closed
November 13, 2015
2016-2017 School Selection Process Ends
November 25, 2015
PD Half Day
3 Hour Early Dismissal
November 26 - 27, 2015
Thanksgiving Holiday
Administrative Offices and Schools Closed
December 2 - 4, 2015
Report Card Conferences *12:45pm-2:45pm and 4:45pm-6:45pm
December 18, 2015
PD Half Day
3 Hour Early Dismissal
December 24 - 31, 2015
Winter Recess
Schools Closed
December 24, 2015
Winter Recess
Administrative Offices Close at 1:00 p.m.
December 25, 2015
Winter Recess 
Administrative Offices and Schools Closed
December 31, 2015
Winter Recess
Administrative Offices Close at 1:00 p.m.
January 1, 2016
New Year's Day
Schools Closed and Administrative Offices Closed
January 4 - 6, 2016
Interim Reports
January 6 - 20, 2016
Keystone Exams
January 18, 2016
Dr. Martin Luther King Day
Administrative Offices and Schools Closed
January 22, 2016
PD Half Day
3 Hour Early Dismissal
January 25 - March 4, 2016
ACCESS Testing Window
February 15, 2016
Presidents' Day
Administrative Offices and Schools Closed
February 16, 2016
PD Half Day
3 Hour Early Dismissal
February 23 - 25, 2016
Report Card Conferences *12:45pm-2:45pm
February 26, 2016
Staff Only
Professional Development Day
March 14 - 16, 2016
Interim Reports
March 14, 2016
PD Half Day
3 Hour Early Dismissal
March 21 - 25, 2016
Spring Recess
Schools Closed
March 25, 2016
Good Friday
Administrative Offices and Schools Closed
April 11 - May 6, 2016 
PSSA Assessments (Math, ELA, and Science) and Make-up Days
April 26, 2016
Staff Only
Professional Development Day
April 27 - 29, 2016
Report Card Conferences *12:45pm-2:45pm
May 10, 2016
PD Half Day
3 Hour Early Dismissal
May 16 - 18, 2016
Interim Reports
May 16 - 27, 2016
Keystone Exams
May 30, 2016
Memorial Day
Administrative Offices and Schools Closed
June 22, 2016
Last Day for Students
June 23, 2016
Last Day for Staff

 


  

Support our Athletes!

To see the 2015-2016, Fall/Spring Sports Schedule click here

 

 

Announcements

We take the time to remember the veterans of all wars who gave their lives so that we may live in freedom. We also honor the sixty-five Edison alumni who were killed in the Vietnam War. If anyone has information regarding any of the Edison veterans, please call 215-324-9599 and ask to be transferred to Dr. Johnson at extension 1060. 

  

Students should arrive on time for the 7:41 AM start of school, exit time is 2:45 PM. We are following a new 9-period bell schedule this year, which includes advisory and lunch.  Breakfast starts at 7:11 AM.

 

The school uniform policy of yellow oxford shirt, black vest with school logo, gray pants/skirt, black belt, black shoes, black socks will be strictly enforced.

 

Every student must carry her/his valid ID card at all times.