Garfield Elementary



Garfield Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garfield Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 143
1 151
2 136
3 136
4 134
5 142
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Garfield Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bell Gardens, CA in the Montebello Unf School District. It enrolls 842 students in grades 1st through 12th. Garfield Elementary is the 575th largest public school in California and the 3,139th largest nationally. It has 31.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 842
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 31.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 27
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,139th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 575th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,983rd out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,537th out of 6,159

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Garfield Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 461
(55%)
10,283
(51%)
 Female 381
(45%)
9,851
(49%)

Garfield Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 803
(95%)
19,223
(95%)
 American Indian 22
(3%)
57
(0%)
 White 13
(2%)
282
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
432
(2%)
 Black 1
(0%)
57
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
19
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
64
(0%)

Garfield Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 839
(100%)
17,415
(86%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
1,795
(9%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
924
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Garfield Elementary is ranked 134th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garfield Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 58.5%. 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 Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 819
2006 749
2007 731
2008 697
2009 690
2010 811
2011 827
2012 842

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.5
2006 18.3
2007 17.4
2008 18.8
2009 22.3
2010 N/A
2011 30.1
2012 31.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85714285714286
2006 0.93190921228304
2007 0.88782489740082
2008 0.99569583931133
2009 0.97971014492754
2010 0.68187422934649
2011 0.053204353083434
2012 0.99643705463183

Compare Garfield Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
3,120.0% 31.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 99.6%
 

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Public KG - 05 842 31.2:1  
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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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