James A. Garfield Senior High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Los Angeles Unified" in East Los Angeles, CA. There are a total of 2,538 students and 101 teachers at James A. Garfield Senior High, for a student to teacher ratio of 26 to 1. There are a total of 2,378 free lunch students and 19 reduced lunch students.
James A. Garfield Senior High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 43.0%, which is 13% higher than the California average.
|Taking some courses||340|
|Taking some courses (not tests)||191|
|Passing some courses||89|
|Passing no courses||242|
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 James A. Garfield Senior High, there are a total of 525 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 340 taking some courses.
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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|Hispanic or Latino||98.6%||76.7%||54.1%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.2%||0.4%||0.7%||1.2%|
|Kipp Raices Academy||77%||0.2||East Los Angeles, CA|
|Fourth Street Elementary||25%||0.3||East Los Angeles, CA|
|Kipp Academy Of Innovation||57%||0.4||East Los Angeles, CA|
|Animo Ellen Ochoa Charter Middle School||20%||0.4||East Los Angeles, CA|
|David Wark Griffith Middle School||17%||0.5||East Los Angeles, CA|
|Winter Gardens Elementary||18%||0.8||East Los Angeles, CA|
|Morris K. Hamasaki Elementary||16%||0.8||East Los Angeles, CA|
|Humphreys Avenue Elementary||18%||0.8||East Los Angeles, CA|
|Eastmont Intermediate||19%||0.9||Montebello, CA|
|Joseph A. Gascon Elementary||11%||0.9||East Los Angeles, CA|
|Ford Boulevard Elementary||18%||1.0||East Los Angeles, CA|
|Robert Hill Lane Elementary||38%||1.0||Monterey Park, CA|
|Statistic||East Los Angeles||California||National|
|Population density (sq mi)||16,668||232||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||46%||52%||55%|
|Index||East Los Angeles||California||National|
|Completed 8th grade||51.5%||81.1%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||46.4%||79.8%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||24.2%||61.5%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||10.5%||39.8%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||0.3%||3.9%||3.3%|