Garfield Elementary School



Garfield Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garfield Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 89
1 79
2 103
3 105
4 91
5 85
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Garfield Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Yakima, WA in the Yakima School District. It enrolls 552 students in grades 1st through 12th. Garfield Elementary School is the 313th largest public school in Washington and the 17,312th largest nationally. It has 18.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 552
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,312th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Washington: 313th out of 1,301
Student/Teacher Rank in Washington: 829th out of 1,263
Full Time Teacher Rank in Washington: 383rd out of 1,263

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Garfield Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 279
(51%)
5,826
(51%)
 Female 273
(49%)
5,657
(49%)

Garfield Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 513
(93%)
9,007
(78%)
 White 27
(5%)
2,009
(17%)
 Black 5
(1%)
79
(1%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
256
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
90
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
36
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Garfield Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 527
(95%)
9,935
(87%)
 Not Eligible 25
(5%)
1,548
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,286 ranked schools in Washington, Garfield Elementary School is ranked 35th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garfield Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 47.3%. 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 482
2006 460
2007 517
2008 519
2009 561
2010 576
2011 562
2012 560
2013 555
2014 553
2015 552

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 15.8
2007 18.2
2008 18.3
2009 18.6
2010 19.7
2011 19.3
2012 19.2
2013 N/A
2014 16.9
2015 18.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.94605809128631
2006 0.87173913043478
2007 0.95357833655706
2008 0.96339113680154
2009 0.96434937611408
2010 0.84375
2011 0.96085409252669
2012 0.97857142857143
2013 0.98018018018018
2014 0.91500904159132
2015 0.95471014492754

Compare Garfield Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,677.6% 16.8:1
 
1,870.0% 18.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 47.3%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 95.5%
 

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Public KG - 05 552 18.7:1  
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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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