Imperial Elementary School

8133 Imperial Hwy.

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

Tel: (562)904-3578
  • Imperial Elementary School serves 545 students in grades K-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Imperial Elementary School operates within the Downey Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 545 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades K-3
Total Students545 students
Gender %Imperial Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Students by GradeImperial Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 Ratio23:124:1
Asian
1%
11%
Hispanic
93%
54%
Black
2%
6%
White
4%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsImperial Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.130.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
9%

District Comparison

  • Downey Unified School District's student population of 22,581 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,483 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. 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 $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District NameDowney Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
4
Number of Students Managed22,5811,564
Downey Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$194 MM$17 MM
Downey Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$204 MM$18 MM
Downey Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,483$10,991
Downey Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$8,923$11,482
Downey Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Downey Sussman Middle School Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1153 students
    0.6 miles
    12500 Birchdale Ave.
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562)904-3572
    0.6 6-8 1153
  • Downey Ward Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-3 | 452 students
    0.7 miles
    8851 E. Adoree St.
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562)904-3591
    0.7 K-3 452
  • Downey Alameda Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-3 | 607 students
    0.8 miles
    8613 E. Alameda St.
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562)904-3589
    0.8 K-3 607
  • Paramount odore Roosevelt Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 719 students
    0.9 miles
    13451 Merkel Ave.
    Paramount, CA 90723
    (562)602-8056
    0.9 K-5 719
  • Downey Warren High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 3701 students
    1 miles
    8141 De Palma St.
    Downey, CA 90241
    (562)869-7306
    1 9-12 3701

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.