Garfield Elementary School



Garfield Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garfield Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 52
K 41
1 39
2 43
3 21
4 29
5 20
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Garfield Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Washington, DC in the District of Columbia Public Schools. It enrolls 245 students in grades 1st through 12th. Garfield Elementary School is the 102nd largest public school in District of Columbia and the 45,456th largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 245
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 17

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Garfield Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 124
(51%)
16,727
(49%)
 Male 121
(49%)
17,502
(51%)

Garfield Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 244
(100%)
22,264
(65%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
30
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
689
(2%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
6,187
(18%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
21
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
597
(2%)
 White 0
(0%)
4,441
(13%)

Garfield Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 191
(78%)
17,962
(52%)
 Not Eligible 54
(22%)
15,901
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
366
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 133 ranked schools in District of Columbia, Garfield Elementary School is ranked 67th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garfield Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.0%) is higher than the state average of 62.6%. 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 356
2006 344
2007 347
2008 277
2009 277
2010 249
2011 242
2012 245

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.9
2006 9.6
2007 49.6
2008 12.4
2009 13.2
2010 13.5
2011 14.7
2012 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.83707865168539
2006 0.72383720930233
2007 0.78097982708934
2008 0.87725631768953
2009 0.93501805054152
2010 0.98795180722892
2011 0.72314049586777
2012 0.77959183673469

Compare Garfield Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,143.2% 11.4:1
 
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 78.0%
 

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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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