Garfield Auxiliary Middle School High School (Closed 2016)

  • Garfield Auxiliary Middle School High School served 48 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was ≤20% (which was lower than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was ≤20% (which was lower than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Garfield Auxiliary Middle School High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 was lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the New Jersey state average of 54%.

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School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students48 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#2012 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:112:1
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Hispanic
51%
26%
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Black
20%
16%
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White
27%
46%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Garfield Auxiliary Middle School High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.630.43
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Graduation Rate60-79%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarfield Public School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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