Garfield Primary School (Closed 2012)

1507 South Lydia Ave
Peoria, IL 61605
  • Garfield Primary School served 386 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 60-64% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 50-54% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 75%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 82% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students386 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Garfield Primary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
80%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
67%
17%
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White
18%
49%
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Two or more races
10%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Garfield Primary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.510.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeoria SD 150 School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Garfield Primary School is Day Treatment (0.6 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Day Treatment (0.6 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Day Treatment (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Peoria Day Treatment Magnet School
    Grades: 4-12 | 38 students
    0.6 miles
    1419 S Folkers Ave
    Peoria, IL 61605
    (309)672-6725
    0.6 4-12 38
  • Peoria Harrison Community Learning Center Magnet School
    Grades: K-6 | 556 students
    0.6 miles
    2727 W Krause Ave
    Peoria, IL 61605
    (309)222-2001
    0.6 K-6 556
  • Peoria Manual Academy Magnet School
    Grades: 7-12 | 843 students
    0.6 miles
    811 S Griswold St
    Peoria, IL 61605
    (309)672-6600
    0.6 7-12 843
  • Peoria Trewyn K-8 School Magnet School
    Grades: K-6 | 349 students
    0.6 miles
    1419 S Folkers Ave
    Peoria, IL 61605
    (309)672-6500
    0.6 K-6 349
  • Peoria Roosevelt Magnet School Magnet School
    Grades: K-8 | 611 students
    1.2 miles
    1704 W Aiken Ave
    Peoria, IL 61605
    (309)672-6574
    1.2 K-8 611
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