Garfield School



Garfield School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garfield School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 108
3 93
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Garfield School is a public elementary school located in Parsons, KS in the Parsons School District. It enrolls 201 students in grades 1st through 12th. Garfield School is the 576th largest public school in Kansas and the 48,425th largest nationally. It has 13.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 201
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 15.03
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 48,425th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 576th out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 256th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 530th out of 706

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Garfield School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 101
(50%)
509
(53%)
 Female 100
(50%)
452
(47%)

Garfield School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 122
(61%)
608
(63%)
 Two or More 34
(17%)
140
(15%)
 Hispanic 22
(11%)
105
(11%)
 Black 16
(8%)
89
(9%)
 American Indian 5
(2%)
11
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Garfield School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 132
(66%)
608
(63%)
 Not Eligible 44
(22%)
224
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 25
(12%)
129
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Garfield School is ranked 337th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garfield School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.7%. 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 School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 168
2011 165
2012 158
2013 215
2014 216
2015 201

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 12.8
2011 5.2
2012 13.4
2013 15.7
2014 14.6
2015 13.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.75
2011 0.75151515151515
2012 0.72151898734177
2013 0.78139534883721
2014 0.81018518518519
2015 0.78109452736318

Compare Garfield School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,340.0% 13.4:1
 
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 78.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Garfield School
Parsons, KS
Public 02 - 03 201 13.4:1  
St Patrick Catholic School
Parsons, KS
Private PK - 08 130 9:1 1 miles
Lincoln School
Parsons, KS
Public PK - 01 297 18:1 1 miles
Guthridge School
Parsons, KS
Public 04 - 05 212 14.9:1 2 miles
Parsons Middle School
Parsons, KS
Public 06 - 08 251 11.6:1 2 miles
Meadowview Elementary
Parsons, KS
Public PK - 08 403 17.7:1 4 miles
Galesburg Middle School
Galesburg, KS
Public 06 - 08 115 11.2:1 11 miles
Altamont Elementary
Altamont, KS
Public PK - 08 248 16.5:1 11 miles
Mound Valley Elementary
Mound Valley, KS
Public PK - 08 164 13:1 13 miles
St. Paul Elementary School
St. Paul, KS
Public PK - 05 116 13.5:1 14 miles
Erie Elementary
Erie, KS
Public PK - 05 250 14.1:1 16 miles
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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