Garfield Elementary



Garfield Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garfield Elementary Students by Grade
PK 73
K 118
1 162
2 161
3 139
4 141
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Garfield Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Pasadena Independent School District. It enrolls 794 students in grades 1st through 12th. Garfield Elementary is the 607th largest public school in Texas and the 4,553rd largest nationally. It has 14.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 794
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 55.84
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,553rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 607th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,350th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 296th out of 4,778

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Garfield Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 407
(51%)
15,653
(48%)
 Male 387
(49%)
16,625
(52%)

Garfield Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 721
(91%)
26,950
(83%)
 Black 42
(5%)
2,215
(7%)
 White 25
(3%)
1,958
(6%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
891
(3%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
215
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
32
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
17
(0%)

Garfield Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 567
(71%)
22,706
(70%)
 Not Eligible 161
(20%)
6,609
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 66
(8%)
2,963
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Garfield Elementary is ranked 482nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garfield Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.7%) is higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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 951
2006 979
2007 815
2008 850
2009 892
2010 861
2011 835
2012 884
2013 921
2014 871
2015 794

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 17.1
2007 15.4
2008 16
2009 16.4
2010 15.9
2011 16.4
2012 16.9
2013 16.1
2014 15.6
2015 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7875920084122
2006 0.79468845760981
2007 0.77300613496933
2008 0.82117647058824
2009 0.8609865470852
2010 0.19628339140534
2011 0.87065868263473
2012 0.86425339366516
2013 0.85450597176982
2014 0.8105625717566
2015 0.79722921914358

Compare Garfield Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 79.7%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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