Carpenter Elementary School

9439 East Foster Rd, Downey, CA 90242 | (562) 904-3588
  • Grades: 4-5
  • Student Enrollment: 619
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 9439 East Foster Rd., Downey, CA 90242
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 619
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 24.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 324 (52.3%)
  • Females: 295 (47.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 128 (20.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 392 (63.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 520 (84.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Carpenter Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black376.0%
Asian111.8%
Hispanic53285.9%
White365.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Carpenter Elementary School
  Number Percent
4th Grade29647.8%
5th Grade32352.2%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
9.4%
District:
25.9%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
6.3%
District:
10.3%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 32.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 10.7
Average Age
School:
36.5
District:
46.5
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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