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La Merced Elementary, Montebello

Mural on La Merced Elementary School in Montebello. Los Angeles Almanac Photo.

Also see: Ethnic Distribution of Pupils by School District - Los Angeles County

The Los Angeles Unified School District is the second largest school district in the nation (after New York City Dept. of Education). In the 2017-18 school year, it enrolled 621,414 K-12 students, employed 26,046 teachers in 1,306 schools, and operated on a budget of $7.5 billion.


School District Street Address City 2017-18 Enrollment*
Los Angeles County Office of Education 9300 Imperial Hwy Downey 90242 8,062
ABC Unified 16700 S Norwalk Blvd Cerritos 90703 20,550
Acton-Agua Dulce Unified 32248 N Crown Valley Rd Acton 93510 14,855
Alhambra Unified 1515 W Mission Rd Alhambra 91803 16,855
Antelope Valley Union High 44811 Sierra Hwy Lancaster 93534 22,726
Arcadia Unified 150 S Third Ave Arcadia 91006 9,460
Azusa Unified 546 S Citrus Ave Azusa 91702 8,270
Baldwin Park Unified 3699 N Holly Ave Baldwin Park 91706 16,695
Bassett Unified 904 N Willow Ave La Puente 91746 3,611
Bellflower Unified 16703 S Clark Ave Bellflower 90706 11,946
Beverly Hills Unified 255 S Lasky Dr Beverly Hills 90212 3,933
Bonita Unified 115 W Allen Ave San Dimas 91773 10,088
Burbank Unified 1900 W Olive Ave Burbank 91506 15,173
Castaic Union 28131 Livingston Ave Valencia 91355 2,153
Centinela Valley Union High 14901 S Inglewood Ave Lawndale 90260 7,501
Charter Oak Unified 20240 E Cienega Ave Covina 91724 4,765
Claremont Unified 170 W San Jose Ave Claremont 91711 7,075
Compton Unified 501 S Santa Fe Ave Compton 90221 23,665
Covina-Valley Unified 519 E Badillo St Covina 91723 11,862
Culver City Unified 4034 Irving Place Culver City 90232 7,048
Downey Unified 11627 Brookshire Ave Downey 90241 21,962
Duarte Unified 1620 Huntington Dr Duarte 91010 4,318
East Whittier City 14535 E Whittier Blvd Whittier 90605 8,650
Eastside Union 45006 30th St East Lancaster 93535 3,402
El Monte City 3540 N Lexington Ave El Monte 91731 8,233
El Monte Union High 3537 Johnson Ave El Monte 91731 8,880
El Rancho Unified 9333 Loch Lomond Dr Pico Rivera 90660 8,674
El Segundo Unified 641 Sheldon St El Segundo 90245 3,474
Garvey 2730 N Del Mar Ave Rosemead 91770 4,670
Glendale Unified 223 N Jackson St Glendale 91206 26,071
Glendora Unified 500 N Loraine Ave Glendora 91741 7,444
Gorman Joint 49847 Gorman School Rd Gorman 93243 2,604
Hacienda La Puente Unified 15959 E Gale Ave Hacienda Heights 91745 18,438
Hawthorne 14120 S Hawthorne Blvd Hawthorne 90250 8,364
Hermosa Beach City 1645 Valley Dr Hermosa Beach 90254 1,361
Hughes-Elizabeth Lakes Union Elementary 16633 Elizabeth Lake Rd Lake Hughes 93532 191
Inglewood Unified 401 S Inglewood Ave Inglewood 90301 12,086
Keppel Union 34004 128th St East Pearblossom 93553 2,718
La Canada Unified 4490 Cornishon Ave La Canada 91011 4,167
Lancaster 44711 N Cedar Ave Lancaster 93534 15,212
Las Virgenes Unified 4111 Las Virgenes Rd Calabasas 91302 11,323
Lawndale Elementary 4161 W 147th St Lawndale 90260 5,953
Lennox 10319 Firmona Ave Lennox 90304 7,244
Little Lake City 10515 S Pioneer Blvd Santa Fe Springs 90670 4,475
Long Beach Unified 1515 Hughes Way Long Beach 90810 74,681
Los Angeles Unified 333 S Beaudry Ave Los Angeles 90017 621,414
Los Nietos 8324 S Westman Ave Whittier 90606 1,617
Lowell Joint 11019 Valley Home Ave Whittier 90603 3,147
Lynwood Unified 11321 Bullis Rd Lynwood 90262 14,211
Manhattan Beach Unified 325 S Peck Ave Manhattan Beach 90266 6,647
Monrovia Unified 325 E Huntington Dr Monrovia 91016 5,563
Montebello Unified 123 S Montebello Blvd Montebello 90640 26,521
Mountain View 3320 Gilman Road El Monte 91732 6,773
Newhall 25375 Orchard Village, Ste 200 Valencia 91355 6,537
Norwalk-La Mirada Unified 12820 Pioneer Blvd Norwalk 90650 17,890
Palmdale 39139 10th St East Palmdale 93550 22,777
Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified 375 Via Almar Palos Verdes Estates 90274 11,346
Paramount Unified 15110 California Ave Paramount 90723 15,213
Pasadena Unified 351 S Hudson Ave Pasadena 91101 18,164
Pomona Unified 800 S Garey Ave Pomona 91766 23,741
Redondo Beach Unified 1401 Inglewood Ave Redondo Beach 90278 9,937
Rosemead 3907 Rosemead Blvd Rosemead 91770 2,438
Rowland Unified 1830 Nogales St Rowland Heights 91748 14,132
San Gabriel Unified 408 Junipero Serra Dr San Gabriel 91776 7,244
San Marino Unified 1665 West Dr San Marino 91108 3,072
Santa Monica-Malibu Unified 1651 16th St Santa Monica 90404 10,806
Saugus Union 24930 Avenue Stanford Santa Clarita 91355 9,960
SBE* - Academia Avance Charter 115 N Avenue 53 Los Angeles 90042 389
SBE* - Anahuacalmecac International University Preparatory of North America 4736 Huntington Dr S Los Angeles 90032 363
SBE* - Barack Obama Charter 13305 S San Pedro St Los Angeles 90061 438
SBE* - Celerity Himalia 4501 S Wadsworth Ave Los Angeles 90011 615
SBE* - Celerity Rolas 1495 Colorado Blvd Los Angeles 90041 309
SBE* - New West Charter 1905 Armacost Ave Los Angeles 90025 825
SBE* - Prepa Tec Los Angeles High 4210 E Gage St Bell 90201 224
SBE* - The School of Arts and Enterprise 295 N Garey Ave Pomona 91767 769
South Pasadena Unified 1020 El Centro St South Pasadena 91030 4,794
South Whittier 11200 Telechron Ave Whittier 90605 2,781
Sulphur Springs Union 27000 Weyerhaeuser Way Santa Clarita 91351 5,395
Temple City Unified 9700 Las Tunas Dr Temple City 91780 5,831
Torrance Unified 2335 Plaza Del Amo Torrance 90501 23,496
Valle Lindo 1431 N Central Ave South El Monte 91733 1,049
Walnut Valley Unified 880 S Lemon Ave Walnut 91789-2931 14,310
West Covina Unified 1717 W Merced Ave West Covina 91790 12,754
Westside Union 41914 50th St West Quartz Hill 93536 9,434
Whittier City 7211 S Whittier Ave Whittier 90602 6,104
Whittier Union High 9401 S Painter Ave Whittier 90605 11,851
William S. Hart Union High 21380 Centre Pointe Pkwy Santa Clarita 91350 25,080
Wilsona 18050 East Avenue O Palmdale 93591 1,308
Wiseburn Unified 13530 Aviation Blvd Hawthorne 90250 4,495

* Source: California Dept. of Education
** SBE - State Board of Education Charters. About California Charter Schools

Also see: Ethnic Distribution of Pupils by School District - Los Angeles County



Los Nietos School District is the oldest school district in California. It has acted as a school district under the laws of the State of California since August 12, 1861.


School No. 1, the first public school in Los Angeles, opened on March 19, 1855, at the corner of Second and Spring Streets. Girls and boys were taught in separate classrooms.