East Garfield Elementary School

  • East Garfield Elementary School serves 398 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • East Garfield Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 30%.

Top Placements

East Garfield Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

School Overview

  • East Garfield Elementary School's student population of 398 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students398 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Garfield Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,247 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Garfield Elementary School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#54 out of 3247 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
42%
17%
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White
38%
70%
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Two or more races
16%
5%
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Diversity Score0.660.48
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
21%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSteubenville City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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