Garfield Elementary School

  • Garfield Elementary School serves 276 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 29%.

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School Overview

  • Garfield Elementary School's student population of 276 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 46% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students276 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Garfield Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Garfield Elementary School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank#2747 out of 3,224 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Garfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ohio by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
43%
5%
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Black
34%
16%
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White
19%
71%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.670.25
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
23%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Garfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLorain City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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