Garfield Elementary



Garfield Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garfield Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 140
1 99
2 91
3 89
4 95
5 92
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Garfield Elementary is a public elementary school located in Oakland, CA in the Oakland Unified School District. It enrolls 606 students in grades 1st through 12th. Garfield Elementary is the 2,130th largest public school in California and the 13,289th largest nationally. It has 24.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 606
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,289th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,130th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,128th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,962nd out of 6,257

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Garfield Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 322
(53%)
19,780
(51%)
 Female 284
(47%)
18,929
(49%)

Garfield Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 275
(45%)
17,558
(45%)
 Asian 196
(32%)
4,946
(13%)
 Black 98
(16%)
9,606
(25%)
 Two or More 16
(3%)
2,153
(6%)
 White 13
(2%)
3,990
(10%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(1%)
339
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
117
(0%)

Garfield Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 549
(91%)
26,700
(69%)
 Not Eligible 33
(5%)
10,090
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(4%)
1,919
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Garfield Elementary is ranked 928th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garfield Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (94.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 60.7%. 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 687
2006 624
2007 593
2008 687
2009 651
2010 581
2011 566
2012 582
2013 604
2014 588
2015 606

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.1
2006 16.4
2007 14.5
2008 17.3
2009 18.1
2010 N/A
2011 22.6
2012 21.6
2013 23.2
2014 22.6
2015 24.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88937409024745
2006 0.94070512820513
2007 0.86677908937605
2008 0.62154294032023
2009 0.89708141321045
2010 0.90705679862306
2011 0.886925795053
2012 0.99484536082474
2013 0.92218543046358
2014 0.87585034013605
2015 0.94554455445545

Compare Garfield Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,420.0% 24.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 94.6%
 

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