Bethune Elementary was established in 1972 and named after Mary Bethune who was an outstanding pioneer within the education community.
Mary Bethune strived to establish the best in education, health and welfare for her community. Edison-Bethune Charter Academy is pleased to follow in the great tradition Mrs. Bethune established.
We proudly became a partner in education with West Fresno’s community .
We have received our charter through Fresno County Office of Education 

2012 – Current
Edison Bethune Charter Academy (Charter FCSS)
  • Mr. Garcia
1999 – 2012
Edison Bethune Charter Academy (Edison Learning)
  • Mr. Garcia
  • Mrs. McLaskey
  • Mr. Martinez
  • Mrs. Quarles-Treadwell
  • Dr. Taylor
  • Mrs. Losey
1972-1999  Fresno Unified School District
Bethune Elementary
  • Mr. Banks
  • Mrs. Major
  • Ms. Griffin
  • Mr. Gaston