Garfield School



Garfield School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garfield School Students by Grade
PK 10
K 55
1 50
2 40
3 43
4 37
5 38
6 38
7 51
8 36
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Garfield School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Phoenix Elementary School District. It enrolls 398 students in grades 1st through 12th. Garfield School is the 801st largest public school in Arizona and the 31,809th largest nationally. It has 16.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 398
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,809th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 801st out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 214th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 662nd out of 948

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Garfield School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 213
(54%)
3,636
(51%)
 Female 185
(46%)
3,553
(49%)

Garfield School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 365
(92%)
5,891
(82%)
 American Indian 21
(5%)
190
(3%)
 White 10
(3%)
353
(5%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
166
(2%)
 Black 1
(0%)
521
(7%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
65
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Garfield School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 358
(90%)
5,229
(73%)
 Not Eligible 25
(6%)
1,449
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 15
(4%)
511
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Garfield School is ranked 335th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garfield School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 55.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Garfield School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 487
2006 500
2007 457
2008 481
2009 466
2010 429
2011 419
2012 398

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 25.1
2006 19.2
2007 16.6
2008 17.5
2009 15.8
2010 17.5
2011 17.3
2012 16.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.856
2007 0.99343544857768
2008 0.99376299376299
2009 0.030042918454936
2010 0.013986013986014
2011 0.91885441527446
2012 0.93718592964824

Compare Garfield School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,620.0% 16.2:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 93.7%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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