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


✏️Keystone Testing ✏️

--See Keystone Testing page for schedule-- 

 Your Driver's Ed Program Is Ready!!  🚘

The free driver education program is now ready and is available here: http://edison-fareira.driving-tests.org
What’s included*?
Your Driver Education program contains the following state-specific information:
 - 11 car practice tests
 - 8 motorcycle practice tests
 - 3 CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) practice tests
 - 3 online driver’s manuals (car, motorcycle, CDL)
 - An FAQ section with detailed answers to 100+ DMV-related questions
*We’ll automatically update the library program as new practice tests become available
**Tutoring now available in all content areas** 
Contact Lisa Danziger for more information! 


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:

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




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 10-period bell schedulethis 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.