Edison/Fareira High School 9-12

Ms. Awilda Ortiz

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

What's happening

What's happening

May 13th-20th Spring 2015 KEYSTONE Testing!



May 6th, 2015--dismissal 11:45am.


April 29 & 30th, report card conferences. 12:45pm-2:45pm 



Thursday, January 22nd--High School Library 5pm-7pm Come join us! 


**Parents:  Thank you for your support and patience during Keystone testing, we cannot do it without you!**


 --Please scroll down for the latest important dates to remember--



October 13th, 2014

Schools will be closed in observance of Columbus Day.


Wednesday,  October 15th, 2014


ALL 11th grade students will be taking the PSAT. As such, 9th, 10th, and 12th grade students will have a delayed opening. For 9th, 10th, and 12th grade students, doors will open at 11:00 AM. For 11th grade students, school starts on time at 7:41 AM. Please be on time!


November 3 & 4, 2014


Schools Closed, Professional Development


November 11, 2014


Schools Closed in observance of Veterans Day


November 19, 2014


Half Day for students, Professional Development



November 17th-20th, 2014 in the auditorium by appointment only. Appointment cards will be mailed shortly. 


November 27 & 28, 2014


Schools Closed for Thanksgiving break 


December 3, 2014


Report Cards 12:45-2:45pm and 3:45-5:45pm


December 4, 2014


Report Cards 12:45-2:24pm  


December 24-January 2, 2015


Christmas break   *Schools re-open January 5th, 2015 at 7:41am*

*Schools re-open January 5th, 2015 at 7:41am* 


 January is Keystone Exams month, we will keep you updated of any changes to our Regular Schedule via Facebook, and by phone


 January 19, 2015

Schools closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.


 January 21, 2015

Half day for students, Professional Development



Support our Athletes!

To see the 2014-2015, Fall/Spring Sports Schedule click here




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 1130. 


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.