Garfield Elementary School

815 4th St
Clay Center, KS 67432
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Garfield Elementary School serves 186 students in grades 4-5.
Garfield Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Garfield Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Garfield Elementary School's student population of 186 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students186 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Garfield Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,265 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Garfield Elementary School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#267 out of 1265 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
94%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.120.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClay Center School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Garfield Elementary School is Clay Center Community High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clay Center Community Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clay Center Lincoln Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-3 | 380 students
    0.7 miles
    1020 Grant
    Clay Center, KS 67432
    (785) 632-2156
    0.7 PK-3 380
  • Clay Center Clay Center Community High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 307 students
    0.8 miles
    1630 Ninth St
    Clay Center, KS 67432
    (785) 632-2131
    0.8 9-12 307
  • Clay Center Clay Center Community Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 258 students
    0.9 miles
    935 Prospect Street
    Clay Center, KS 67432
    (785) 632-3232
    0.9 6-8 258
  • Wakefield Wakefield Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 125 students
    13.1 miles
    502 Third
    Wakefield, KS 67487
    (785) 461-5437
    13.1 K-8 125
  • Wakefield Wakefield High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 70 students
    13.1 miles
    502 Third
    Wakefield, KS 67487
    (785) 461-5437
    13.1 9-12 70

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