Thomas Edison Charter Academy A public non-profit TK-8 school in San Francisco

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Mission Statement

TECA Mission and Vision


The mission of Thomas Edison Charter Academy is to nurture the artistic, social, emotional, and intellectual growth of each child so that all of our students become lifelong learners and innovative problem-solvers. The instructional process is a model of collaboration and community in a safe, socially just, and respectful environment. Student experiences provide opportunities for exploration, expression, challenge, and success.


Vision Statement

Thomas Edison Charter Academy provides a positive learning environment that promotes educational excellence and includes creative and performing arts for all students. Students are motivated, accomplished, and self-sufficient participants in a diverse community of learners. We envision a school where students learn to take ownership of their education and are prepared to be successful in high school and aspire to pursue college.