Downey Unified School District

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  • There are 20 public schools managed by Downey Unified School District serving 22,581 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 25:1 is more than the state average of 24:1.

Downey Unified School District

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

    Grades: KG-3 | 607 students
  • DowneyCarpenter Elementary SchoolCharter School
    9439 E. Foster Rd.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3588

    Grades: 4-5 | 547 students
  • DowneyColumbus Continuation High SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    12330 Woodruff Ave.
    DowneyCA 90241
    (562)904-3552

    Grades: 9-12 | 255 students
  • DowneyDoty Middle SchoolCharter School
    10301 S. Woodruff Ave.
    DowneyCA 90241
    (562)904-3586

    Grades: 6-8 | 1395 students
  • DowneyDowney High SchoolCharter School
    11040 Brookshire Ave.
    DowneyCA 90241
    (562)869-7301

    Grades: 9-12 | 4274 students
  • DowneyGallatin Elementary SchoolCharter School
    9513 Brookshire Ave.
    DowneyCA 90240
    (562)904-3583

    Grades: KG-5 | 702 students
  • DowneyGauldin Elementary SchoolCharter School
    9724 Spry St.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3582

    Grades: KG-5 | 631 students
  • DowneyGriffiths Middle SchoolCharter School
    9633 Tweedy Ln.
    DowneyCA 90240
    (562)904-3580

    Grades: 6-8 | 1357 students
  • DowneyImperial Elementary SchoolCharter School
    8133 Imperial Hwy.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3578

    Grades: KG-3 | 545 students
  • DowneyLewis Elementary SchoolCharter School
    13220 S. Bellflower Blvd.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3590

    Grades: KG-5 | 811 students
  • DowneyOld River Elementary SchoolCharter School
    11995 Old River Sch Rd.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3561

    Grades: 4-5 | 711 students
  • DowneyPrice Elementary SchoolCharter School
    9525 S. Tweedy Ln.
    DowneyCA 90240
    (562)904-3575

    Grades: KG-5 | 881 students
  • DowneyRio Hondo Elementary SchoolCharter School
    7731 E. Muller St.
    DowneyCA 90241
    (562)904-3568

    Grades: KG-5 | 828 students
  • DowneyRio San Gabriel Elementary SchoolCharter School
    9338 Gotham St.
    DowneyCA 90241
    (562)904-3567

    Grades: KG-5 | 836 students
  • DowneyStauffer Middle SchoolCharter School
    11985 Old River Sch Rd.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3565

    Grades: 6-8 | 1465 students
  • DowneySussman Middle SchoolCharter School
    12500 Birchdale Ave.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3572

    Grades: 6-8 | 1153 students
  • DowneyUnsworth Elementary SchoolCharter School
    9001 Lindsey Ave.
    DowneyCA 90240
    (562)904-3576

    Grades: KG-5 | 684 students
  • DowneyWard Elementary SchoolCharter School
    8851 E. Adoree St.
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)904-3591

    Grades: KG-3 | 452 students
  • DowneyWarren High SchoolCharter School
    8141 De Palma St.
    DowneyCA 90241
    (562)869-7306

    Grades: 9-12 | 3701 students
  • DowneyWilliams Elementary SchoolCharter School
    7530 E. Arnett St.
    DowneyCA 90241
    (562)904-3564

    Grades: KG-3 | 746 students

Overview

Downey Unified School District(CA) District Average
# of Students22,581 students746 students
Downey Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
# of Teachers890 Teacher(s)31 Teacher(s)
Downey Unified School District Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio25:126:1
Downey Unified School District Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2016)
# of Male Students11,436 students372 students
% Male Students
51%
52%
# of Female Students11,145 students386 students
% Female Students
49%
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

# of American Indian Students40 students3 students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students633 students22 students
% Asian Students
3%
3%
# of Hispanic Students19,976 students673 students
% Hispanic Students
88%
88%
# of Black Students633 students18 students
% Black Students
3%
3%
# of White Students1,144 students32 students
% White Students
5%
5%
# of Hawaiian Students54 students4 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students101 students6 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 Score0.220.17
Downey Unified School District Diversity Score (1987-2016)

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:1644133
# of Students in 1st Grade:1293113
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1441126
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1474137
# of Students in 4th Grade:1550140
# of Students in 5th Grade:1579143
# of Students in 6th Grade:1677398
# of Students in 7th Grade:1836470
# of Students in 8th Grade:1857455
# of Students in 9th Grade:2027885
# of Students in 10th Grade:20531003
# of Students in 11th Grade:2134958
# of Students in 12th Grade:2011855
# of Ungraded Students:51
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Did You Know?
Downey Unified School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.21, which is lower than the California average of 0.64. The most diverse school in the district is Gallatin Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.