8613 E. Alameda St.
Downey, CA 90242
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Alameda Elementary School serves 830 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Alameda Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 830 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Alameda Elementary School's student population of 830 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
830 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Alameda Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Alameda Elementary School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2791 out of 9659 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
89%
56%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
4%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Alameda Elementary School?

830 students attend Alameda Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

89% of Alameda Elementary School students are Hispanic, 4% of students are White, 3% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Alameda Elementary School?

Alameda Elementary School has a student ration of 25:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Alameda Elementary School offer ?

Alameda Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 830 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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