PROFICIENCY 73% 4% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
50%Garfield Heights City Schools
50%Garfield Heights

Garfield Heights High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Garfield Heights City Schools" in Garfield Heights, OH. There are a total of 1,306 students and n/a teachers at Garfield Heights High School, for a student to teacher ratio of n/a. There are a total of 744 free lunch students and 109 reduced lunch students.

Garfield Heights High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 72.5%, which is 4% higher than the Ohio average.


Student/Teacher ration/a
Free lunch744
Reduced lunch109


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment19
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)14
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses<=2

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 Heights High School, there are a total of 19 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

High School66%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School79%

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 Heights High School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 34.4% 28.5% 73.6% 51.1%
African American 57.5% 61.9% 15.2% 15.9%
Asian 1.9% 1.7% 1.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.7% 2.6% 4.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.3% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.4% 4.8% 4.4% 3.1%

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Garfield Heights demographics profile

StatisticGarfield HeightsOhioNational
Population density (sq mi)3,90125891
Median age38.939.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%56%55%
Speak English94%93%79%
Speak Spanish2%2%13%

Education level achieved in Garfield Heights

IndexGarfield HeightsOhioNational
Completed 8th grade82.7%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school81.5%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college47.0%55.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.9%35.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.1%26.7%30.3%
Completed masters5.3%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Garfield Heights High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.