Garfield Elementary School

  • Garfield Elementary School serves 62 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Garfield Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Garfield Elementary School's student population of 62 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students62 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Garfield Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Garfield Elementary School is 0.31, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1765 out of 9584 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
3%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
83%
23%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.310.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarfield Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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