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9300 Imperial Hwy.
Downey, CA 90242-2813
p. 562-803-8467

Alternative Opportunity Programs
in Downey, CA

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District & State Agencies

School District:
Los Angeles County Office Of Education
State Agency:
California Dept Of Education

Information Summary

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School Demographics and Characteristics

School TypeOther/alternative school
Grades offeredKindergarten – 12th Grade
LevelOther (mixed, ungraded, etc.)
Teacher FTEs36.0
Surrounding communitySuburb, Large Territory outside a principal city and inside an urbanized area with population of 250,000 or more.
Title I Eligible
School-wide Title I
Magnet School
Charter School
Shared-time School

Demographics of Surrounding Area

Reported area around or near Downey, CA 90242-2813
Total Population42,444 (42,444 urban / N/A rural)
Households12,562 (3.3 people per house)
Median Household Income$42,956
Families9,872 (3.7 people per family)
Pop. — African American2,687
Pop. — Asian3,375
Pop. — Pacific Islander211
Pop. — American Indian / Alaskan Native639
Pop. — White (incl. Hispanic)22,154
Pop. — Other15,559

Special Student Programs

What portion of students are enrolled in special programs?
  # in School % of School % of District
Free Lunch Students 344 52%  
Reduced-Price Lunch Students 8 1%  
Low-Cost Lunch Students 352 53%  
Migrant Students
Special Ed. Students     53%
English Language Learners    

Averaged Freshmen Graduation Rate (AGFR)

The averaged freshman graduation rate is the number of graduates with regular diplomas compared to the size of the incoming freshman class.
  District State
Black Non-HispanicN/A62%
Asian / Pacific IslanderN/A59%
American Indian / Alaskan NativeN/A58%
White Non-HispanicN/A79%
All Students<67%71%

Completion / Diploma Recipients

Senior students that successfully complete through High-School and receive either a diploma or other completion certificate. Note: %'s are based on total population and do not imply dropout rates.
  # in District % of Seniors
in District
% of Seniors
in State
H.S. Diploma Recipients 840 76.16%
GED Recipients     1.82%
Other Completers N/A

Student Demographics

How many students enroll at Alternative Opportunity Programs?
  # in School % of School % of State
Black Non-Hispanic75>11%7%
Asian / Pacific Islander11<1%11%
American Indian / Alaskan Native1N/AN/A
White Non-Hispanic36<5%29%
8th Grade 5 1 6
9th Grade 2 12 1 2 17
10th Grade 9 39 1 4 53
11th Grade 14 111 2 1 7 135
12th Grade 50 369 7 22 448
Total 75 536 11 1 36 659

Los Angeles County Office Of Education – District Faculty and Staff

Faculty and Staff FTEs (Full-Time Equivalents) for Alternative Opportunity Programs's local district.
  FTEs % of District % of State
Instructional Aides962.0>64%23%
Instructional Coordinators &amp; Supervisors125.1>8%2%
Library / Media SpecialistN/A0%
Library / Media SupportN/A1%
Guidance Staff (Elementary)3.0<0%1%
Guidance Staff (Secondary)19.0<1%2%
Guidance Staff Total22.0<1%3%
District Admins28.0>2%1%
Dist. Admin/Sppt23.0<2%8%
School Admins65.4<4%5%
School Admin/Sppt149.0<10%12%
Other Support98.5<7%35%
  FTEs % of District % of State

Los Angeles County Office Of Education Financial Summary

General district financials with comparisons to all districts in state.
  District State Ave.
  Amount Per Student Per Student
Payments to Private Schools   
Payments to Charter Schools  $253
Long–Term Debt
 Outstanding at Beginning of Fiscal Year$21,785,000<$2,004$6,877
 Issued During Fiscal Year  $3,981
 Retired During Fiscal Year  $3,981
 Outstanding at End of Fiscal Year$19,817,000<$1,823$7,553
Short–Term Debt
 Outstanding at Beginning of Fiscal Year   
 Outstanding at End of Fiscal Year  $264
 Sinking Fund  $480
 Bond Fund  $2,668
 Other Funds  $5,595
Total Revenues$888,134,000>$81,735$19,275
Total Expenses$865,731,000>$79,673$18,677

Los Angeles County Office Of Education Teacher / Support Staff Salaries & Benefits

District compensation packages for teachers, instructional aides, and support staff.
  District † State Ave. †
† Limited to Teacher Salaries
Regular Education Programs$1,791,000$17,170,011
Special Education Programs$47,842,000$3,033,621
Vocational Education Programs$195,000$524,619
Other Education Programs$37,272,000$1,194,895
  District State Ave.
  Salary Benefits Salary Benefits
Instruction (incl. Teachers)$111,661,000$37,404,000$21,336,270$6,654,574
Support Services
 Instructional Staff$38,633,000$12,714,000$2,169,206$687,167
 General Administration$2,719,000$971,000$260,896$98,585
 School Administration$14,530,000$4,636,000$2,584,234$844,441
 Operation &amp; Maintenance of Plant$3,075,000$1,427,000$2,123,456$875,825
 Student Transportation$1,361,000$603,000$666,715$290,211
 Business / Central / Other$39,444,000$14,917,000$1,308,844$537,875
Food Services  $779,499$293,953

Local District Expense Detail

Expense categories and state-level comparison for Los Angeles County Office Of Education.
  District State Ave.
  Amount Per Student Per Student
Elementary / Secondary Education
  Support Services
  Instructional Staff$95,866,000>$8,822$981
  General Administration$4,864,000>$447$389
  School Administration$23,248,000>$2,139$936
  Operation &amp; Maintenance of Plant$37,454,000>$3,446$1,181
  Student Transportation$22,100,000>$2,033$609
  Business / Central / Other$67,698,000>$6,230$1,000
  Other Expenses
  Food Services$1,539,000<$141$368
  Enterprise Operations$9,488,000>$873$455
Non-Elementary / Non-Secondary Education
 Community Services$747,000<$68$1,224
 Adult Education$137,000<$12$185
Capital Outlay
 Land &amp; Existing Structures  $200
 Instructional Equipment  $33
 Other Equipment$2,802,000>$257$98
 Non-Specified Equipment   
Payments to State Govt's  $5
Payments to Local Govt's  $52
Payments to Other School Systems$228,364,000>$21,016$3,221
Debt Interest$651,000<$59$280

Local District Revenue Detail

Revenue categories and state-level comparison for Los Angeles County Office Of Education.
  District State Ave.
  Amount Per Student Per Student
Federal Revenue
  Through State
  Title I$21,411,000>$1,970$387
  Children with Disabilities Idea$81,298,000>$7,481$807
  Math, Science, and Teacher Quality$340,000<$31$66
  Safe and Drug Free Schools$86,000<$7$44
  Title V, Part A$42,000<$3$13
  Vocational and Tech Education$252,000<$23$42
  Bilingual Education$665,000>$61$26
  Child Nutrition Act$1,026,000<$94$229
    Direct from Federal Government
  Impact Aid  $491
  Indian Education  $26
State Revenue
 General Formula Assistance$115,238,000>$10,605$4,731
 Staff Improvement Programs$3,565,000>$328$111
 Special Education Programs$164,580,000>$15,146$2,042
 Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$3,484,000>$320$249
 Bilingual Education Programs   
 Gifted and Talented Programs$10,000 $24
 Vocational Education Programs  $11
 School Lunch Programs$70,000<$6$22
 Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs  $1,687
 Transportation Programs$3,240,000<$298$305
 Other Programs$72,250,000>$6,649$2,347
  On Behalf
  Employee Benefits  $150
  Not Employee Benefits   
Local Revenue
 Parent Government Contributions$70,923,000<$6,527$12,136
 Property Taxes  $3,028
 General Sales Taxes   
 Public Utility Taxes   
 Individual and Corporate Income Taxes   
 All Other Taxes  $561
 From Other School Systems$70,601,000>$6,497$1,083
 From Cities and Counties$455,000<$41$72
 Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents  $19
 Transportation Fees from Pupils and Parents  $20
 School Lunch$13,000<$1$100
 Textbook Sales and Rentals   
 District Activity Receipts   
 Students Fees, Non-Specified  $3
 Other Sales and Services$24,182,000>$2,225$400
 Interest Earnings$6,743,000>$620$454

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