Garfield Middle School

250 North Fair Ave,

Hamilton, OH, 45011-4222

Tel: (513)887-5035
Grades: 7-8

789 students

Garfield Middle School serves 789 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 27%.
Garfield Middle School operates within the Hamilton City School District.

Overview

The student population of 789 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 789 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
18:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
12%
4%
Black
9%
17%
White
73%
73%
Unknown
6%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.45
0.43
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program. 66%
37%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,745 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Hamilton City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
n/a
Number of Students Managed 9,745
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Options Academy The Arts (1.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Wilson Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairwood Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • Recommended September 13, 2013 - It looks like a good school to me - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended August 14, 2013 - My son Kevin Toler is starting out this year a 7th grader here & was just checking it out! :) When I find out more about the academic programs, teachers, and facilities or if have anything to bring up for any reason, I know how to let the school know & as to go about reviewing it, thanks! Melody Riegert (mother) - Posted by Parent

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