Towers Elementary School

5600 Towers St, Torrance, CA 90503 | (310) 533-4535
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 552
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 5600 Towers St., Torrance, CA 90503
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 552
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 22.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 25.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 288 (52.2%)
  • Females: 264 (47.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 21 (3.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 29 (5.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 50 (9.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Towers Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black81.4%
Asian16029.0%
Hispanic6211.2%
White23943.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Towers Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten8815.9%
1st Grade8214.9%
2nd Grade8315.0%
3rd Grade9617.4%
4th Grade8515.4%
5th Grade11821.4%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
3.6%
District:
22.9%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
17.9%
District:
22.9%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
3.6%
District:
5.7%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 28.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 10.4
Average Age
School:
37.8
District:
45.1
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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