PROFICIENCY 36% 16% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
51%BOISE INDEPENDENT DISTRICT
36%Boise
42%Idaho

Garfield Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 6 and is located in the district of "BOISE INDEPENDENT DISTRICT" in Boise, ID. There are a total of 402 students and 26 teachers at Garfield Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 302 free lunch students and 23 reduced lunch students.

Garfield Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 35.5%, which is 16% lower than the Idaho average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students402
Teachers25.99
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch302
Reduced lunch23

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Garfield Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All31%
340-49%
430-39%
520-29%
611-19%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All40%
330-39%
440-49%
540-49%
630-39%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Garfield Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictIdahoNational
Caucasian 67.5% 77.3% 76.6% 51.1%
African American 3.8% 3.3% 1.2% 15.9%
Asian 3.8% 4.0% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 20.3% 11.8% 16.6% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.7% 0.6% 1.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.7% 0.5% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.4% 2.2% 2.2% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Sage International School Of Boise70%0.7Boise, ID
Hawthorne Elementary School35%1.0Boise, ID
White Pine Elementary School61%1.1Boise, ID
Timberline High School68%1.3Boise, ID
Adams Elementary School68%1.3Boise, ID
South Junior High School36%1.4Boise, ID
Roosevelt Elementary School77%1.5Boise, ID
Whitney Elementary School38%1.6Boise, ID
Monroe Elementary School55%1.8Boise, ID
Owyhee Elementary School50%1.9Boise, ID
Jefferson Elementary School25%2.0Boise, ID
Riverside Elementary School62%2.0Boise, ID

Boise demographics profile

StatisticBoiseIdahoNational
Population218,6771,635,483318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,6671991
Median age35.835.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%60%55%
Speak English90%89%79%
Speak Spanish5%8%13%

Education level achieved in Boise

IndexBoiseIdahoNational
Completed 8th grade91.2%85.7%84.3%
Completed high school90.7%84.8%83.0%
Completed some college74.5%62.4%59.4%
Completed associate degree49.4%35.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors40.6%26.2%30.3%
Completed masters14.2%8.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.4%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.7%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Garfield Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.