Garfield Elementary School (Closed 2016)

320 Garfield Ave
Mankato, MN 56003
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Garfield Elementary School served 289 students in grades 6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 82% (which was higher than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 78% (which was higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 17% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6
Total Students289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
82%
61%
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 Minnesota by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
78%
60%
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 Minnesota by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
9%
11%
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White
83%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
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 MN.
Diversity Score
0.300.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
29%
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 Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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 Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMankato Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Garfield Elementary School is Phoenix Recovery Programs (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Prairie Care Mankato (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Monroe Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mankato Monroe Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 508 students
    0.2 miles
    441 Monroe Ave
    Mankato, MN 56003
    (507) 387-7889
    0.2 K-5 508
  • Mankato Phoenix Recovery Programs Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 12 students
    0.7 miles
    220 E. Main Street Ste 105
    Mankato, MN 56001
    (507) 386-0668
    0.7 9-12 12
  • Mankato Prairie Care Mankato Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 10 students
    0.7 miles
    201 N Broad St
    Mankato, MN 56001
    (507) 387-1818
    0.7 6-12 10
  • Mankato Franklin Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 442 students
    0.9 miles
    1000 N Broad St
    Mankato, MN 56001
    (507) 345-4287
    0.9 K-5 442
  • Mankato Futures Program Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 22 students
    0.9 miles
    50 Navaho Ave
    Mankato, MN 56001
    (507) 387-1455
    0.9 K-12 22
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