Towne Avenue Elementary School

18924 Towne Ave.
Carson, CA 90746
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 263 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Towne Avenue Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 263 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 45-49%
  • : 50-54%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Towne Avenue Elementary School's student population of 263 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
263 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Towne Avenue Elementary School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
(18-19)
45-49%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Towne Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
50-54%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Towne Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
21:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Towne Avenue Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Towne Avenue Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
75%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Towne Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
13%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Towne Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
1%
21%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Towne Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
3%
n/a
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.42
This chart display the diversity score of Towne Avenue Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Towne Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
21%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Towne Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Towne Avenue Elementary School often compared to?
Towne Avenue Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Longfellow Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Towne Avenue Elementary School?
263 students attend Towne Avenue Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of Towne Avenue Elementary School students are Hispanic, 13% of students are Black, 4% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Hawaiian, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Towne Avenue Elementary School?
Towne Avenue Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Towne Avenue Elementary School offer ?
Towne Avenue Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Towne Avenue Elementary School part of?
Towne Avenue Elementary School is part of Los Angeles Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 263 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 45-49%
  • : 50-54%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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