Edison to Host General Corporate Update Call

Apr 05, 2001, 01:00 ET from Edison Schools Inc.

    NEW YORK, April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Edison Schools Inc. (Nasdaq: EDSN) today
 announced that it will host a conference call with analysts and investors to
 provide a general corporate update.  The call will occur tomorrow, Friday,
 April 6, from to 10:00  to 10:45 a.m. Eastern Time.  Interested parties may
 listen to the call, which will be broadcast live over the Internet, through
 the Company's website at http://www.edisonschools.com.
     To access the webcast, participants should visit the Investor Relations
 section of the website at least fifteen minutes prior to the start of the
 conference call to download and install any necessary audio software.
     Edison Schools currently manages 113 public schools with a total
 enrollment of approximately 57,000 students. Through contracts with local
 school districts and public charter school boards, Edison assumes educational
 and operational responsibility for individual schools in return for per-pupil
 funding that is generally comparable to that spent on other public schools in
 the area.  Over the course of three years of intensive research, Edison's team
 of leading educators and scholars developed an innovative, research-based
 curriculum and school design. Edison opened its first four schools in August
 1995, and has grown rapidly in every subsequent year.
 
 

SOURCE Edison Schools Inc.
    NEW YORK, April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Edison Schools Inc. (Nasdaq: EDSN) today
 announced that it will host a conference call with analysts and investors to
 provide a general corporate update.  The call will occur tomorrow, Friday,
 April 6, from to 10:00  to 10:45 a.m. Eastern Time.  Interested parties may
 listen to the call, which will be broadcast live over the Internet, through
 the Company's website at http://www.edisonschools.com.
     To access the webcast, participants should visit the Investor Relations
 section of the website at least fifteen minutes prior to the start of the
 conference call to download and install any necessary audio software.
     Edison Schools currently manages 113 public schools with a total
 enrollment of approximately 57,000 students. Through contracts with local
 school districts and public charter school boards, Edison assumes educational
 and operational responsibility for individual schools in return for per-pupil
 funding that is generally comparable to that spent on other public schools in
 the area.  Over the course of three years of intensive research, Edison's team
 of leading educators and scholars developed an innovative, research-based
 curriculum and school design. Edison opened its first four schools in August
 1995, and has grown rapidly in every subsequent year.
 
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