Los Angeles County Special Education

9300 Imperial Hwy.

Downey, CA 90242

Tel: (562)803-8306
  • Los Angeles County Special Education serves 643 students in grades K-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Los Angeles County Special Education operates within the Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 643 students has declined by 61% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 101 teachers has declined by 78% over five years.
School TypeSpecial education school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades K-12
Total Students643 students
Gender %Los Angeles County Special Education Gender
Total Classroom Teachers101 teachers
Students by GradeLos Angeles County Special Education Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has increased from 4:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.40 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 Ratio6:124:1
Asian
2%
11%
Hispanic
76%
54%
Black
13%
6%
White
8%
24%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsLos Angeles County Special Education All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.400.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District's student population of 6,413 students has decreased by 29% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $111,524 is higher than the state average of $10,991. 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 $11,482. 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
36
4
Number of Students Managed6,4131,564
Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$1,019 MM$17 MM
Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1996-2016)
District Spending$987 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District District Spending (1996-2016)
District Revenue / Student$111,524$10,991
Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2016)
District Spending / Student$108,031$11,482
Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1995-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • Downey Los Angeles County Rop High School Vocational School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12
    0 miles
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    (562)922-6850
    0 9-12 n/a
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    Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 97 students
    0.3 miles
    12830 Columbia Way
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562)803-8203
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  • Downey Lewis Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 811 students
    0.5 miles
    13220 S. Bellflower Blvd.
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562)904-3590
    0.5 K-5 811
  • Downey Carpenter Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: 4-5 | 547 students
    0.6 miles
    9439 E. Foster Rd.
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562)904-3588
    0.6 4-5 547
  • Downey Gauldin Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 631 students
    0.6 miles
    9724 Spry St.
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562)904-3582
    0.6 K-5 631

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Did You Know?
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.