Edison Preparatory School

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Edison Preparatory School
2906 East 41st Street
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74105
United States
Type Public
Established 1954
School district Tulsa Public Schools
Principal Dixie Speer
Number of students 1,247 (HS at end of 2013), 942 (MS at end of 2013)
Color(s)      Kelly Green      Eggshell White
Mascot Eagle
Information (918) 746-8500
Grades 6-12

Thomas Edison Preparatory School is a public school located in midtown Tulsa, Oklahoma serving students from the sixth grade to the twelfth grade.


The school was recently ranked by Newsweek as the #467 best high school in the nation. This ranking puts them #2 in Tulsa and #3 in Oklahoma. In 2005, 92 percent of Edison seniors graduated. Edison has more than 30 clubs and organizations for the estimated 2,220 students enrolled. The school recently became a "Program of Choice" (replacing the former program called Magnet Schools). The school offers a wide variety of classes including several foreign languages (French, German, Latin, Russian, Spanish, Chinese). They also offer classes that range from TV Production to Leadership to Drama.

The school opened in 1956 on a 44-acre (180,000 m2) lot on 41st Street in between Harvard and Lewis.

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Coordinates: 36°06′12″N 95°56′49″W / 36.103356°N 95.947064°W / 36.103356; -95.947064