Garfield Elementary School (Closed 2005)

Garfield Elementary School served 371 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 35% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which was lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
371 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2004-2005 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
16%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
16%
7%
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White
65%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score
0.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
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 Kansas by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2004-2005 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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