Alameda Elementary School

8613 E. Alameda St.

Downey, CA 90242
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (562)904-3589
  • Alameda Elementary School serves 604 students in grades KG-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Alameda Elementary School operates within the Downey Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 604 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-3
Total Students604 students
Alameda Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Alameda Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Alameda Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeAlameda Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio22:124:1
Alameda Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
Alameda Elementary School American Indian Students (1993-2010)
Alameda Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Alameda Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Alameda Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Alameda Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsAlameda Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.190.41
Alameda Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Alameda Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
Alameda Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Downey Unified School District's student population of 22,658 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,483 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,923 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District NameDowney Unified School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed22,6581,597
Downey Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$194 MM$17 MM
Downey Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$204 MM$18 MM
Downey Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,483$10,238
Downey Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,923$10,739
Downey Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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