Downey, CA
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Downey Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Downey Unified School District Details

Downey Unified School District
11627 Brookshire Ave.
Downey, CA 90241

22,064 Students enrolled in District

21 Schools in District

25 Students Per Classroom (State average is 23)

Downey Unified School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Alameda Elementary School
8613 E. Alameda St.
Downey, CA, 90242
KG-03
Carpenter (c. C.) Elementary School
9439 E. Foster Rd.
Downey, CA, 90242
04-05
Columbus (christopher) High School
12330 Woodruff Ave.
Downey, CA, 90241
09-12
Doty (wendy Lopour) Middle School
10301 S. Woodruff Ave.
Downey, CA, 90241
06-08
Downey High School
11040 Brookshire Ave.
Downey, CA, 90241
09-12
Gallatin Elementary School
9513 Brookshire Ave.
Downey, CA, 90240
KG-05
Gauldin (a.l.) Elementary School
9724 Spry St.
Downey, CA, 90242
KG-05
Griffiths (gordon) Middle School
9633 Tweedy Ln.
Downey, CA, 90240
06-08
Imperial Elementary School
8133 Imperial Hwy.
Downey, CA, 90242
KG-03
Lewis (ed C.) Elementary School
13220 S. Bellflower Blvd.
Downey, CA, 90242
KG-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 4.5% 24.4%
Black 2.7% 5.7%
Hispanic 89.8% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.7% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 68.6% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 53.9% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.8% 7.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,324 $184,950,956 58.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $737 $16,375,403 5.2%
Staff $401 $8,909,819 2.8%
General Administration $116 $2,577,404 0.8%
School Administration $757 $16,819,783 5.4%
Operation $938 $20,841,422 6.6%
Transportation $145 $3,221,755 1.0%
Other $574 $12,753,706 4.1%
Total Support $3,668 $81,499,292 26.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,139 $47,526,441 15.1%
Total Expenditures $14,131 $313,976,689 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,110 $44,207,610,675 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $715 $4,444,735,486 5.0%
Staff $719 $4,472,549,320 5.0%
General Administration $117 $729,380,980 0.8%
School Administration $789 $4,904,545,120 5.5%
Operation $1,125 $6,991,988,357 7.9%
Transportation $265 $1,645,794,048 1.8%
Other $639 $3,971,963,894 4.5%
Total Support $4,368 $27,160,605,411 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,836 $17,635,368,261 19.8%
Total Expenditures $14,315 $89,004,272,569 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%