Garfield Elementary School

  • Garfield Elementary School serves 847 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 23% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Garfield Elementary School's student population of 847 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students847 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Garfield Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Garfield Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Garfield Elementary School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#7502 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
38%
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 California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
48%
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 California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio29:123:1
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Hispanic
100%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
n/a
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Garfield Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2011-12 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 CA.
Diversity Scoren/a0.64
This chart display the diversity score of Garfield Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
49%
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 California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
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 California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanta Ana Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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