PROFICIENCY 18% 53% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
32%Redwood City Elementary
43%North Fair Oaks
38%California

Garfield Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "Redwood City Elementary" in North Fair Oaks, CA. There are a total of 644 students and 26 teachers at Garfield Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 246 free lunch students and 18 reduced lunch students.

Garfield Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 18.0%, which is 53% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students644
Teachers26
Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch246
Reduced lunch18

 

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, 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
All12%
310-14%
46-9%
56-9%
610-14%
720-24%
8<= 10%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All24%
36-9%
415-19%
525-29%
630-34%
730-34%
820-29%
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 race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 0.6% 21.8% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.6% 1.2% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.6% 4.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 96.6% 69.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.4% 1.5% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.3% 1.7% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Everest Public High45%0.3North Fair Oaks, CA
Connect Community Charter15%0.6North Fair Oaks, CA
Fair Oaks Elementary15%0.7North Fair Oaks, CA
Taft Elementary18%0.9Redwood City, CA
Encinal Elementary80%1.0Atherton, CA
Hoover Elementary24%1.1Redwood City, CA
Summit Preparatory Charter High65%1.2Redwood City, CA
Selby Lane Elementary31%1.3Atherton, CA
Menlo-atherton High58%1.6Atherton, CA
Hawes Elementary22%1.6Redwood City, CA
Laurel Elementary77%1.7Atherton, CA
North Star Academy90%1.9Redwood City, CA

North Fair Oaks demographics profile

StatisticNorth Fair OaksCaliforniaNational
Population82,59538,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)4,28023291
Median age37.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%52%55%
Speak English53%56%79%
Speak Spanish32%29%13%

Education level achieved in North Fair Oaks

IndexNorth Fair OaksCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade84.5%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school83.4%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college68.6%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree50.8%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors44.3%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters20.1%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree8.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.6%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Garfield Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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