PROFICIENCY 25% 48% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
27%Yakima School District
42%Yakima
48%Washington

Garfield Elementary School is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Yakima School District" in Yakima, WA. There are a total of 553 students and 33 teachers at Garfield Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 495 free lunch students and 11 reduced lunch students.

Garfield Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 25.0%, which is 48% lower than the Washington average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students553
Teachers32.68
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch495
Reduced lunch11

 

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
All26%
310-14%
445-49%
520-24%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All24%
310-14%
435-39%
525-29%
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 5.0% 18.8% 57.7% 51.1%
African American 0.7% 1.1% 4.6% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.5% 7.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 93.0% 75.9% 21.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 1.0% 1.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 1.0% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.9% 2.7% 6.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

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Stanton Academy13%0.6Yakima, WA
Barge-lincoln Elementary School34%0.8Yakima, WA
Roosevelt Elementary School31%0.9Yakima, WA
Davis High School13%0.9Yakima, WA
Mckinley Elementary School28%1.2Yakima, WA
Robertson Elementary46%1.2Yakima, WA
Franklin Middle School37%1.2Yakima, WA
Discovery Lab School50%1.3Yakima, WA
Washington Middle School22%1.6Yakima, WA
Adams Elementary School26%1.8Yakima, WA
Hoover Elementary School29%1.9Yakima, WA

Yakima demographics profile

StatisticYakimaWashingtonNational
Population6,1257,073,146318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,1259791
Median age32.837.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%56%55%
Speak English62%81%79%
Speak Spanish37%8%13%

Education level achieved in Yakima

IndexYakimaWashingtonNational
Completed 8th grade53.4%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school50.1%86.6%83.0%
Completed some college30.0%67.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree12.1%43.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors5.3%33.6%30.3%
Completed masters1.2%12.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.3%3.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%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.