Garfield Public Preschool 3 At Headstart serves 159 students in grades Prekindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten
  • Students: 159 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Garfield Public Preschool 3 At Headstart's student population of 159 students has grown by 48% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten
Total Students
159 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Garfield Public Preschool 3 At Headstart is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Garfield Public Preschool 3 At Headstart and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hispanic
62%
31%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Garfield Public Preschool 3 At Headstart and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
6%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Garfield Public Preschool 3 At Headstart and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
31%
41%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Garfield Public Preschool 3 At Headstart and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Garfield Public Preschool 3 At Headstart.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score
0.52
This chart display the diversity score of Garfield Public Preschool 3 At Headstart and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
32%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education
Profile last updated: 02/24/2022

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten
  • Students: 159 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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