Garfield Elementary School

7101 Old Keene Mill Rd
Springfield, VA 22150
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 320 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Garfield Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 69%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 320 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • : Bottom 50% in VA
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Garfield Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Garfield Elementary School's student population of 320 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
320 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Garfield Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,792 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Garfield Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
#1644 out of 1792 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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25-29%
54%
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40-44%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
33%
7%
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Hispanic
38%
18%
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Black
11%
22%
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White
14%
46%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.72
This chart display the diversity score of Garfield Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
17%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Garfield Elementary School's ranking?
Garfield Elementary School is ranked #1644 out of 1,792 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Virginia.
What schools are Garfield Elementary School often compared to?
Garfield Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Crestwood Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 54% VA state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 69% VA state average).
How many students attend Garfield Elementary School?
320 students attend Garfield Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
38% of Garfield Elementary School students are Hispanic, 33% of students are Asian, 14% of students are White, 11% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Garfield Elementary School?
Garfield Elementary School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Virginia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Garfield Elementary School offer ?
Garfield Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Garfield Elementary School part of?
Garfield Elementary School is part of Fairfax Co PBLC Schs School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 320 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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