Downey Unified School District

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  • There are 20 public schools managed by Downey Unified School District serving 22,658 students in Downey, CA. Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California state average of 76%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is more than the state average of 24:1.

Downey Unified School District

  • School Location Grades Students
  • DowneyAlameda Elementary School
    8613 E. Alameda St.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3589

    Grades: KG-3 | 604 students
  • DowneyCarpenter Elementary School
    9439 E. Foster Rd.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3588

    Grades: 4-5 | 533 students
  • DowneyColumbus Continuation High SchoolAlternative School
    12330 Woodruff Ave.
    DowneyCA 90241
    (562)904-3552

    Grades: 9-12 | 285 students
  • DowneyDoty Middle School
    10301 S. Woodruff Ave.
    DowneyCA 90241
    (562)904-3586

    Grades: 6-8 | 1422 students
  • DowneyDowney High School
    11040 Brookshire Ave.
    DowneyCA 90241
    (562)869-7301

    Grades: 9-12 | 4230 students
  • DowneyGallatin Elementary School
    9513 Brookshire Ave.
    DowneyCA 90240
    (562)904-3583

    Grades: KG-5 | 703 students
  • DowneyGauldin Elementary School
    9724 Spry St.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3582

    Grades: KG-5 | 620 students
  • DowneyGriffiths Middle School
    9633 Tweedy Ln.
    DowneyCA 90240
    (562)904-3580

    Grades: 6-8 | 1419 students
  • DowneyImperial Elementary School
    8133 Imperial Hwy.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3578

    Grades: KG-3 | 523 students
  • DowneyLewis Elementary School
    13220 S. Bellflower Blvd.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3590

    Grades: KG-5 | 766 students
  • DowneyOld River Elementary School
    11995 Old River Sch Rd.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3561

    Grades: 4-5 | 732 students
  • DowneyPrice Elementary School
    9525 S. Tweedy Ln.
    DowneyCA 90240
    (562)904-3575

    Grades: KG-5 | 877 students
  • DowneyRio Hondo Elementary School
    7731 E. Muller St.
    DowneyCA 90241
    (562)904-3568

    Grades: KG-5 | 861 students
  • DowneyRio San Gabriel Elementary School
    9338 Gotham St.
    DowneyCA 90241
    (562)904-3567

    Grades: KG-5 | 862 students
  • DowneyStauffer Middle School
    11985 Old River Sch Rd.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3565

    Grades: 6-8 | 1474 students
  • DowneySussman Middle School
    12500 Birchdale Ave.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3572

    Grades: 6-8 | 1108 students
  • DowneyUnsworth Elementary School
    9001 Lindsey Ave.
    DowneyCA 90240
    (562)904-3576

    Grades: KG-5 | 662 students
  • DowneyWard Elementary School
    8851 E. Adoree St.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3591

    Grades: KG-3 | 451 students
  • DowneyWarren High School
    8141 De Palma St.
    DowneyCA 90241
    (562)869-7306

    Grades: 9-12 | 3812 students
  • DowneyWilliams Elementary School
    7530 E. Arnett St.
    DowneyCA 90241
    (562)904-3564

    Grades: KG-3 | 714 students

Overview

Downey Unified School District(CA) District Average
# of Students22,658 students732 students
Downey Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
# of Teachers883 Teacher(s)30 Teacher(s)
Downey Unified School District Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio26:125:1
Downey Unified School District Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
# of Male Students11,522 students390 students
% Male Students
51%
52%
# of Female Students11,136 students366 students
% Female Students
49%
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

# of American Indian Students51 students4 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students640 students25 students
% Asian Students
3%
3%
# of Hispanic Students19,974 students666 students
% Hispanic Students
88%
89%
# of Black Students646 students21 students
% Black Students
3%
3%
# of White Students1,206 students39 students
% White Students
5%
5%
# of Hawaiian Students51 students4 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students90 students4 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
1%
Downey Unified School District All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.220.19
Downey Unified School District Diversity Score (1989-2015)

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:1489133
# of Students in 1st Grade:1383127
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1475135
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1493132
# of Students in 4th Grade:1533145
# of Students in 5th Grade:1535141
# of Students in 6th Grade:1746449
# of Students in 7th Grade:1827459
# of Students in 8th Grade:1845453
# of Students in 9th Grade:2008992
# of Students in 10th Grade:2132999
# of Students in 11th Grade:2032913
# of Students in 12th Grade:2147908
# of Ungraded Students:132
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