Garfield Elementary School



Garfield Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garfield Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 3
K 85
1 76
2 78
3 65
4 63
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Garfield Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Clarinda, IA in the Clarinda Community School District. It enrolls 370 students in grades 1st through 12th. Garfield Elementary School is the 261st largest public school in Iowa and the 34,649th largest nationally. It has 13.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 370
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 34,649th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 261st out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 259th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 234th out of 723

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Garfield Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 203
(55%)
338
(53%)
 Female 167
(45%)
304
(47%)

Garfield Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 337
(91%)
586
(91%)
 Two or More 14
(4%)
19
(3%)
 Hispanic 13
(4%)
21
(3%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
10
(2%)
 Black 2
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Garfield Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 198
(54%)
350
(55%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 137
(37%)
226
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(9%)
66
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Garfield Elementary School is ranked 203rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garfield Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.5%) is slightly higher than the state average of 43.8%. 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 337
2006 306
2007 302
2008 330
2009 344
2010 349
2011 362
2012 370

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.5
2006 12.2
2007 13.1
2008 13.8
2009 14.3
2010 13.2
2011 13.7
2012 13.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.45994065281899
2006 0.39542483660131
2007 0.39735099337748
2008 0.43333333333333
2009 0.45639534883721
2010 0.49283667621777
2011 0.4475138121547
2012 0.46486486486486

Compare Garfield Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,360.0% 13.6:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
This School 46.5%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 04 370 13.6:1  
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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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