Garfield Elementary



Garfield Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garfield Elementary Students by Grade
PK 15
K 49
1 62
2 47
3 49
4 64
5 54
6 54
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Garfield Elementary is a public elementary school located in Springfield, VA in the Fairfax County Public Schools. It enrolls 394 students in grades 1st through 12th. Garfield Elementary is the 877th largest public school in Virginia and the 32,685th largest nationally. It has 12.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 394
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.49
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,685th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 877th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 107th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 680th out of 1,156

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Garfield Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 204
(52%)
49,826
(48%)
 Male 190
(48%)
53,679
(52%)

Garfield Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 155
(39%)
19,756
(19%)
 Hispanic 120
(30%)
27,592
(27%)
 Black 56
(14%)
10,483
(10%)
 White 50
(13%)
39,605
(38%)
 Two or More 12
(3%)
5,668
(5%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
275
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
126
(0%)

Garfield Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 164
(42%)
24,684
(24%)
 Not Eligible 164
(42%)
72,411
(70%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 66
(17%)
6,410
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Garfield Elementary is ranked 536th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garfield Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.4%) is higher than the state average of 44.7%. 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 336
2006 324
2007 307
2008 309
2009 307
2010 331
2011 361
2012 367
2013 371
2014 371
2015 394

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 9.3
2006 8.3
2007 12.5
2008 13.4
2009 13.3
2010 13.5
2011 12.1
2012 11.8
2013 12
2014 11.3
2015 12.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.47619047619048
2006 0.45987654320988
2007 0.51465798045603
2008 0.50485436893204
2009 0.51791530944625
2010 0.53172205438066
2011 0.51246537396122
2012 0.57220708446866
2013 0.59568733153639
2014 0.5822102425876
2015 0.58375634517766

Compare Garfield Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,290.0% 12.9:1
 
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 58.4%
 

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Public PK - 06 394 12.9:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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