PROFICIENCY 75% 54% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
64%Olympia School District
57%Olympia
48%Washington

Garfield Elementary School is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Olympia School District" in Olympia, WA. There are a total of 320 students and 24 teachers at Garfield Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 154 free lunch students and 23 reduced lunch students.

Garfield Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 74.5%, which is 54% higher than the Washington average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students320
Teachers23.78
Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch154
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
All75-79%
370-79%
480-89%
570-79%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All70-74%
360-69%
470-79%
570-79%
6n/a
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

RaceSchoolDistrictWashingtonNational
Caucasian 53.5% 69.8% 57.7% 51.1%
African American 3.0% 2.3% 4.6% 15.9%
Asian 9.3% 7.5% 7.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 20.1% 10.2% 21.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.2% 0.6% 1.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 1.0% 0.4%
Multiracial 12.9% 9.2% 6.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Jefferson Middle School74%0.5Olympia, WA
Capital High School37%0.8Olympia, WA
Avanti High School60%1.6Olympia, WA
Lincoln Elementary School80%1.6Olympia, WA
Olympia Regional Learning Academy - Montessori School60%1.6Olympia, WA
Leland P Brown Elementary52%1.6Olympia, WA
Madison Elementary School55%1.6Olympia, WA
Roosevelt Elementary School62%1.7Olympia, WA
Thurgood Marshall Middle School60%1.8Olympia, WA
Reeves Middle School64%1.8Olympia, WA
Julia Butler Hansen Elementary56%1.9Olympia, WA
Tumwater Hill Elementary60%2.2Tumwater, WA

Olympia demographics profile

StatisticOlympiaWashingtonNational
Population49,6087,073,146318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,7259791
Median age38.137.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%56%55%
Speak English87%81%79%
Speak Spanish4%8%13%

Education level achieved in Olympia

IndexOlympiaWashingtonNational
Completed 8th grade90.3%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school89.6%86.6%83.0%
Completed some college76.9%67.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree52.7%43.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors44.2%33.6%30.3%
Completed masters17.8%12.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.5%3.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.9%1.5%1.3%
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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.