Garfield Elementary School



Garfield Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garfield Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 6
K 49
1 60
2 63
3 72
4 52
5 43
6 51
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Garfield Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Boise, ID in the Boise Independent School District. It enrolls 396 students in grades 1st through 12th. Garfield Elementary School is the 185th largest public school in Idaho and the 32,002nd largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 396
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,002nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Idaho: 185th out of 399
Student/Teacher Rank in Idaho: 71st out of 391
Full Time Teacher Rank in Idaho: 85th out of 391

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Garfield Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 203
(51%)
7,565
(51%)
 Female 193
(49%)
7,188
(49%)

Garfield Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 269
(68%)
11,484
(78%)
 Hispanic 81
(20%)
1,759
(12%)
 Asian 16
(4%)
588
(4%)
 Black 12
(3%)
384
(3%)
 Two or More 11
(3%)
370
(3%)
 American Indian 6
(2%)
74
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
94
(1%)

Garfield Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 272
(69%)
5,772
(39%)
 Not Eligible 100
(25%)
8,335
(56%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(6%)
646
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 384 ranked schools in Idaho, Garfield Elementary School is ranked 84th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garfield Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.4%. 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 475
2006 453
2007 402
2008 374
2009 377
2010 382
2011 384
2012 396

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.3
2006 16.8
2007 16.9
2008 15.5
2009 16.1
2010 15.4
2011 16
2012 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.58526315789474
2006 0.5673289183223
2007 0.54228855721393
2008 0.52941176470588
2009 0.52254641909814
2010 0.57068062827225
2011 0.70572916666667
2012 0.74747474747475

Compare Garfield Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,876.4% 18.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 74.7%
 

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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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