Garfield Elementary School

  • Garfield Elementary School serves 768 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Garfield Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Garfield Elementary School's student population of 768 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students768 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Garfield Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Garfield Elementary School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#1239 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
63%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
26%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.530.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Garfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRevere School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Revere Garfield Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 538 students
    0.0 miles
    176 Garfield Avenue
    Revere, MA 02151
    (781) 286-8298
    0.0 6-8 538
  • Revere Beachmont Veterans Memorial School
    Grades: PK-5 | 374 students
    0.5 miles
    15 Everard Street
    Revere, MA 02151
    (781) 286-8316
    0.5 PK-5 374
  • Revere Seacoast School
    Grades: 9-12 | 82 students
    0.5 miles
    15 Everard Street
    Revere, MA 02151
    (781) 485-2715
    0.5 9-12 82
  • Revere Rumney Marsh Academy
    Grades: 6-8 | 597 students
    0.9 miles
    140 American Legion Highway
    Revere, MA 02151
    (781) 388-3500
    0.9 6-8 597
  • Revere Paul Revere
    Grades: K-5 | 472 students
    1.0 miles
    395 Revere Street
    Revere, MA 02151
    (781) 286-8278
    1.0 K-5 472

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