Los Angeles County Special Education

9300 Imperial Hwy.

Downey, CA 90242

Tel: (562)803-8306
  • Los Angeles County Special Education serves 630 students in grades KG-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 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 630 students has declined by 67% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 180 teachers has declined by 68% over five years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades KG-12
Total Students630 students
Los Angeles County Special Education Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender %Los Angeles County Special Education Gender
Total Classroom Teachers180 teachers
Los Angeles County Special Education Total Teachers (2008-2015)
Students by GradeLos Angeles County Special Education Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio4:124:1
Los Angeles County Special Education Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2015)
Asian
2%
11%
Los Angeles County Special Education Asian Students (2008-2015)
Hispanic
76%
54%
Los Angeles County Special Education Black Students (2008-2015)
Black
14%
6%
Los Angeles County Special Education Black Students (2008-2015)
White
8%
24%
Los Angeles County Special Education White Students (2008-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Los Angeles County Special Education Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsLos Angeles County Special Education 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.
0.400.41
Los Angeles County Special Education Diversity Score (2008-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
33%
50%
Los Angeles County Special Education Eligible for Free Lunch (2013-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
9%
Los Angeles County Special Education Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2013-2015)

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District's student population of 7,048 students has decreased by 18% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $111,990 is higher than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has grown by 32% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $108,482 is higher than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has grown by 26% 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$18 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$111,990$10,966
Los Angeles County Office Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$108,482$11,255
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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