Garfield Elementary School (Closed 2007)
Garfield Elementary School served 340 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year Data
State Level (MI)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2006-2007 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education
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