Garfield Elementary School

  • Garfield Elementary School serves 448 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Garfield Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 30%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Garfield Elementary School's student population of 448 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students448 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Garfield Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Garfield Elementary School is 0.72, 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)#2932 out of 3247 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Garfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
21%
6%
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Black
26%
17%
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White
40%
70%
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Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Garfield Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.720.48
This chart display the diversity score of Garfield Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Ohio by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
21%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
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 Ohio by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameToledo City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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