Glendale Unified School District, California

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Glendale Unified School District is a school district in California.

About the district

Glendale Unified School District is located in Los Angeles County, Calif.

Glendale Unified School District is located in Los Angeles County in southwestern California. The county seat of Los Angeles County is Los Angeles.[1] Los Angeles County was home to 10,017,068 residents in 2013, according to the United States Census Bureau.[2] During the 2011-2012 school year, Glendale Unified School District was the 45th-largest school district by enrollment in California and served 26,228 students.[3]

Demographics

Los Angeles County underperformed compared to the rest of California in terms of higher education achievement in 2013. The United States Census Bureau found that 29.7 percent of Los Angeles County residents aged 25 years and older had attained a bachelor's degree compared to 30.7 percent for California as a whole. The median household income for Los Angeles County was $55,909 compared to $61,094 for the entire state. The percentage of people below poverty level for Los Angeles County was 17.8 percent compared to 15.9 percent statewide.[2]

Racial Demographics, 2013[2]
Race Los Angeles County (%) California (%)
White 71.5 73.5
Black or African American 9.2 6.6
American Indian and Alaska Native 1.5 1.7
Asian 14.6 14.1
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.4 0.5
Two or more race 2.9 3.7
Hispanic or Latino 48.3 38.4

Presidential Voting Pattern,
Los Angeles County[4]
Year Democratic Vote Republican Vote
2012 2,216,903 885,333
2008 2,295,853 956,425
2004 1,907,736 1,076,225
2000 1,710,505 871,930

Note: The United States Census Bureau considers "Hispanic or Latino" to be a place of origin rather than a race. Citizens may report both their race and their place of origin, and as a result, the percentages in each column of the racial demographics table may exceed 100 percent.[5][6]

Budget

The table below displays the budget for Glendale Unified School District:[7]

Expenditures by Category
School Year Staff Expenses Student Services Operational Expenses Debt Service Other Budget Total
Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget
2009-2010 $186,612,516 82.9% $6,452,326 2.9% $25,316,301 11.2% $0 0% $6,737,741 3% $225,118,884
2010-2011 $179,511,083 81.6% $8,130,795 3.7% $25,985,844 11.8% $0 0% $6,303,331 2.9% $219,931,054
2011-2012 $185,025,342 83.5% $7,731,417 3.5% $28,097,785 12.7% $0 0% $674,695 0.3% $221,529,238
2012-2013 $188,617,151 84% $6,469,475 2.9% $28,873,839 12.9% $0 0% $521,041 0.2% $224,481,506
Averages: $184,941,523 83% $7,196,003.25 3% $27,068,442.25 12% $0 0% $3,559,202 2% $222,765,170.5

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