Ward Elementary School

8851 East Adoree St, Downey, CA 90242 | (562) 904-3591
  • Grades: KG-3
  • Student Enrollment: 450
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 8851 East Adoree St., Downey, CA 90242
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 450
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 28.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 231 (51.3%)
  • Females: 219 (48.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 96 (21.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 284 (63.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 380 (84.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ward Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black184.0%
Asian102.2%
Hispanic40590.0%
White122.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ward Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten9521.1%
1st Grade11425.3%
2nd Grade12026.7%
3rd Grade12126.9%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
22.6%
District:
25.9%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
9.7%
District:
10.3%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 96.7%
Number of Certificated Staff: 31.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 17.3
Average Age
School:
43.2
District:
46.5
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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