Garfield Elementary School

  • Garfield Elementary School serves 146 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 21%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the New Mexico state average of 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the New Mexico state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Mexico state average of 78%.

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School Overview

  • Garfield Elementary School's student population of 146 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students146 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Garfield Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Garfield Elementary School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NM)
Overall School Rank#306 out of 819 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
21%
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 New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
30%
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 New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Hispanic
99%
60%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Garfield Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
22%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Garfield Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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 NM.
Diversity Score0.020.38
This chart display the diversity score of Garfield Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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 New Mexico by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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 New Mexico by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHatch Valley Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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