Garfield School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 973 students in Garfield School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Utah.
Public Schools in Garfield School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Utah public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Garfield School District are Escalante School, Panguitch School and Antimony School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Garfield School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Utah.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Utah public school average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Garfield School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (UT)
# Schools
9 Schools
1,061 Schools
# Students
973 Students
666,070 Students
# Teachers
n/a
22 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
n/a

District Rank

Garfield School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 152 school districts in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (UT)
Overall District Rank
#83 out of 153 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Garfield   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Garfield   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of UT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Garfield   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of UT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(15-16)
85-89%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Garfield   School District and public school graduation rate of UT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.23
0.42
# American Indian Students
22 Students
7,228 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
1%
# Asian Students
4 Students
11,314 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
78 Students
113,786 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
17%
# Black Students
3 Students
9,491 Students
% Black Students
n/a
1%
# White Students
853 Students
495,903 Students
% White Students
88%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
10,442 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
2%
# Two or more races Students
11 Students
17,723 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
64
15,845
# Students in K Grade:
60
47,442
# Students in 1st Grade:
67
49,607
# Students in 2nd Grade:
64
50,248
# Students in 3rd Grade:
63
51,446
# Students in 4th Grade:
67
52,784
# Students in 5th Grade:
89
53,202
# Students in 6th Grade:
78
51,774
# Students in 7th Grade:
74
50,758
# Students in 8th Grade:
77
50,545
# Students in 9th Grade:
71
49,980
# Students in 10th Grade:
64
48,753
# Students in 11th Grade:
67
47,322
# Students in 12th Grade:
68
46,364
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,325 is higher than the state median of $8,029. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,894 is higher than the state median of $8,830. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (UT)
Total Revenue
$14 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of Garfield   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in UT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$12 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total spending of Garfield   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in UT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,325
$8,029
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Garfield   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in UT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,894
$8,830
This chart display average spending per public school student in Garfield   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in UT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Garfield School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Escalante School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
50 N 300 E, 50 N 300 E
Escalante, UT 84726
(435) 826-4247
Grades: K-6
| 78 students
Rank: #22.
Panguitch School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
110 S 100 W, 110 S 100 W
Panguitch, UT 84759
(435) 676-8847
Grades: PK-6
| 260 students
Rank: #33.
Antimony School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
140 N Highway 22, 140 N Hwy 22
Antimony, UT 84712
(435) 624-3221
Grades: K-6
| 22 students
Rank: #44.
Panguitch Middle School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
75 S 400 E, 75 S 400 E
Panguitch, UT 84759
(435) 676-8225
Grades: 7-8
| 83 students
Rank: #55.
Escalante High School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
800 E Highway 12, 800 East Hwy
Escalante, UT 84726
(435) 826-4205
Grades: 7-12
| 65 students
Rank: #66.
Bryce Valley High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
721 W Bryce Way, 721 W Bryce W
Tropic, UT 84776
(435) 679-8835
Grades: 7-12
| 138 students
Rank: #77.
Bryce Valley School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
500 W Center, 500 W Center
Tropic, UT 84776
(435) 679-8619
Grades: PK-6
| 176 students
Rank: #88.
Panguitch High School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
390 E 100 S, 390 E 100 S
Panguitch, UT 84759
(435) 676-8805
Grades: 9-12
| 135 students
Boulder School
50 Sch House Ln, 50 Sch House
Boulder, UT 84716
(435) 335-7322
Grades: PK-6
| 16 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Garfield District
  • 145 E CENTER, 145 E CENTER, Panguitch, UT, 84759
  • (435) 676-8821
  • garfk12.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 973 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 1% in UT)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.23

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