Alternative Opportunity Programs

12830 Columbia Way

Downey, CA 90242

Tel: (562)803-8203

School Overview

  • The student population of 185 students has declined by 20% over five years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades KG-12
Total Students185 students
Alternative Opportunity Programs Total Students (1994-2015)
Gender %Alternative Opportunity Programs Gender
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Alternative Opportunity Programs Total Teachers (1993-2009)
Students by GradeAlternative Opportunity Programs Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/a24:1
Alternative Opportunity Programs Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2009)
Asian
2%
11%
Alternative Opportunity Programs Asian Students (1994-2015)
Hispanic
89%
54%
Alternative Opportunity Programs Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
7%
6%
Alternative Opportunity Programs Black Students (1994-2015)
White
n/a
24%
Alternative Opportunity Programs White Students (1993-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Alternative Opportunity Programs Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsAlternative Opportunity Programs All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.200.41
Alternative Opportunity Programs Diversity Score (1994-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
50%
Alternative Opportunity Programs Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
Alternative Opportunity Programs Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2010)

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District's student population of 7,048 students has decreased by 22% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $111,524 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has grown by 38% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $108,031 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 33% over four years.
School District NameLos Angeles County Office Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed7,0481,597
Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,019 MM$17 MM
Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$987 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$111,524$10,238
Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$108,031$10,739
Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DowneyCarpenter Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 533 students
    0.3 miles
    9439 E. Foster Rd.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3588
    0.34-5533
  • DowneyLos Angeles County Rop High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.3 miles
    9300 Imperial Hwy., Clark Bldg
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)922-6850
    0.39-12n/a
  • DowneyLos Angeles County Special EducationSpecial Education School
    Grades: KG-12 | 630 students
    0.3 miles
    9300 Imperial Hwy.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)803-8306
    0.3KG-12630
  • DowneyLewis Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 766 students
    0.5 miles
    13220 S. Bellflower Blvd.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3590
    0.5KG-5766
  • DowneyWard Elementary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 451 students
    0.5 miles
    8851 E. Adoree St.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3591
    0.5KG-3451

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