Formerly known as Dairy Valley because of the abundance of dairy farms, Cerritos has since earned the nickname “The Geographical Center of Southern California,” and for good reason. This vibrant and bustling city has a little bit of everything – from parks to shopping to arts and more. It is also considered one of the Gateway Cities of southeast Los Angeles County.
Cerritos has countless opportunities for entertainment and enrichment of all ages. For those more inclined with the arts, take...Read more
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Area and Demographic Statistics
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|Average value of the dwelling in which household lives||$632,054|
|Avg. years a household has lived in dwelling.||22 years|
This part contains all educational institutions in Cerritos.
School Name Phone Type Grades Rating Stowers(Cecil B.) Elementary School 562-926-2326 Public KG-6 Bragg Elementary School 562-860-5580 Public KG-6 Carver (Charles J.) Elementary School 562-865-1257 Public KG-6 Elliott (William F) Elementary School 562-865-5216 Public KG-6 Nixon (Patricia) Elementary School 562-860-6549 Public KG-6 Kennedy (John F.) Elementary School 562-860-3378 Public KG-6 Gonsalves (Joe A.) Elementary School 562-926-1347 Public KG-6 Cerritos Elementary School 562-926-1315 Public KG-6 Wittmann (Helen) Elementary School 562-926-1321 Public KG-6 Leal (Frank C.) Elementary School 562-865-0209 Public KG-6 Juarez (Benito) Elementary School 562-865-6278 Public KG-6 Valley Christian School System Not Available Private PK-12 Kindercare Learning Center Not Available Private PK-KG
School Name Phone Type Grades Rating Tetzlaff (Martin B.) Middle School 562-865-9539 Public 7-8 Whitney (Gretchen) High School 562-926-5566 Public 7-12 Carmenita Middle School 562-926-4405 Public 7-8 Haskell (Pliny Fisk) Middle School 562-860-6529 Public 7-8 Broman School Not Available Private 6-11 Valley Christian School System Not Available Private PK-12 Abc Secondary (Alternative) 562-229-7768 Public 7-12
School Name Phone Type Grades Rating Gahr (Richard) High School 562-926-5566 Public 9-12 Cerritos High School 562-926-5566 Public 9-12 Whitney (Gretchen) High School 562-926-5566 Public 7-12 Valley Christian School System Not Available Private PK-12 Broman School Not Available Private 6-11 Tracy (Wilbur) High (Continuation) 562-926-7136 Public 9-12 Abc Secondary (Alternative) 562-229-7768 Public 7-12
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