Old River Elementary School

11995 Old River Sch Rd.

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

Tel: (562)904-3561
  • Old River Elementary School serves 711 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 711 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students711 students
Gender %Old River Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Students by GradeOld River Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has decreased from 32:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 Ratio31:124:1
Asian
1%
11%
Hispanic
92%
54%
Black
3%
6%
White
4%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsOld River Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.150.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
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 Stauffer Middle School Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1465 students
    0 miles
    11985 Old River Sch Rd.
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562)904-3565
    0 6-8 1465
  • Downey Los Padrinos Juvenile Hall Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 136 students
    0.4 miles
    7285 E. Quill Dr.
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562)803-6648
    0.4 6-12 136
  • Downey Williams Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-3 | 746 students
    0.6 miles
    7530 E. Arnett St.
    Downey, CA 90241
    (562)904-3564
    0.6 K-3 746
  • Downey Warren High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 3701 students
    0.9 miles
    8141 De Palma St.
    Downey, CA 90241
    (562)869-7306
    0.9 9-12 3701
  • Downey Imperial Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-3 | 545 students
    1.1 miles
    8133 Imperial Hwy.
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562)904-3578
    1.1 K-3 545

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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.