Old River Elementary School

  • Old River Elementary School serves 732 students in grades 4-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher 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%.
  • Old River Elementary School operates within the Downey Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 732 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students732 students
Old River Elementary School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender %Old River Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Old River Elementary School Total Teachers (1998-2015)
Students by GradeOld River Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio31:124:1
Old River Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Old River Elementary School American Indian Students (1999-2011)
Asian
2%
11%
Old River Elementary School Asian Students (1999-2015)
Hispanic
91%
54%
Old River Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
3%
6%
Old River Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
White
4%
24%
Old River Elementary School White Students (1999-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsOld River Elementary School 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.
0.170.41
Old River Elementary School Diversity Score (1999-2015)
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.
53%
50%
Old River Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
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.
21%
9%
Old River Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Downey Unified School District's student population of 22,658 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,472 in this district is less than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,911 is less than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameDowney Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
4
Number of Students Managed22,6581,597
Downey Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$194 MM$18 MM
Downey Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$204 MM$18 MM
Downey Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,472$10,966
Downey Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,911$11,255
Downey Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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    0 miles
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    0.6 miles
    7530 E. Arnett St.
    DowneyCA 90241
    (562)904-3564
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    DowneyCA 90242
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