Inspiring in everyone a passion to excel
Inspiring in everyone a passion to excel

Edison Middle School

1125 South Wheaton Avenue, Wheaton, IL 60189

P: 630.682.2050

F: 630-682-2337

About Us

Edison Middle School is home to approximately 700 students in grades 6-8. Our school colors are black and gold and our school mascot is a Panther. Edison Middle School is part of Community Unit School District 200, a public, K-12 District located approximately 30 miles west of Chicago. The District is located in DuPage County and primarily serves the communities of Wheaton and Warrenville, as well as portions of Carol Stream, Winfield, West Chicago, and adjacent unincorporated areas. Whittier, Madison, and Lincoln Elementary Schools feed into Edison Middle School.
 
Edison Middle School received the Illinois Academic Excellence Award in 2009, 2010, & 2011. Edison has also been awarded the Illinois Blue Ribbon for Health Education for 2006-2009, 2010-2013 and 2013-2018. For more detailed information about our school, click here
 
Mission
Our mission is to cultivate the unique potential of each child in a nurturing and collaborative environment. 
 
Beliefs
Our first priorities are the safety and educational interest of each child.
Our mutual responsibility as parents, teachers, staff and administrators is to collaborate as partners in the education of each child.
We encourage student ownership and accountability for learning and personal growth.
Our curriculum and instruction promotes mastery of rigorous standards, problem solving, collaboration and independent thinking. 
We provide opportunities for all students to be successful with grade-level curriculum through the use of technology and accessible materials. 
We acknowledge, value and encourage diversity as a dynamic strength, beneficial to all. 
Our continuous improvement is based on constant reflection, openness to change and high expectations for all. 
We challenge each child to grow intellectually, socially, emotionally, physically and ethically in order to become productive citizens and life-long learners.
 
Principal 
Mrs. Rachel Bednar
rachel.bednar@cusd200.org
 
Assistant Principal
Mrs. Megan Ptak
megan.ptak@cusd200.org 
 
 

Weekly Update

January 4, 2015

    
Survive Flu Season
Edison’s Health Office has helpful tips for surviving the flu season.   Click here for information.
  
Save the Date!
Why should the kids have all the fun? Come meet other Panther Parents and enjoy a fun night at Mullen's on March 7, 2015 from 7 p.m.-10 p.m.  More details to come in January, but mark the Panther Parent Social in PEN on your calendar! 
 
Sharing Your Photos With Our Yearbook Staff is Easy With New Yearbook Snap App

Download the Yearbook Snap application on your smartphone and enter in the code: Edison2015. From there, you can upload any photos from your iPhone for the Yearbook staff to consider for the Yearbook. Thanks for your help collecting great pics of all our Edison Panthers!

 

Important Dates

Jan. 5, Mon. - School Resumes 
         Jan. 12, Mon. - 7th Grade Springfield Trip Meeting, 6:30 PM, auditorium
         Jan. 16, Fri. - No School - Teacher Work Day
         Jan. 19, Mon. - No School - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
         Jan. 27, Tues. - PTA Meeting, 9:30, Room 122. All are welcome!
         Jan. 28, Wed. - 6th Grade Asia Day
         Jan. 30, Fri. - Panther Night