Garfield High School



Garfield High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garfield High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 251
10 248
11 202
12 263
UG 88

Garfield High School is a public high school of the Garfield Public School District located in Garfield, NJ. It has 1,052 students in grades 9th through 12th. Garfield High School is the 175th largest public high school in New Jersey and the 5,634th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 10.5 to 1.

Total Students: 1,052
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 100

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Garfield High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 539
(51%)
569
(52%)
 Female 513
(49%)
531
(48%)

Garfield High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 573
(54%)
597
(54%)
 White 383
(36%)
396
(36%)
 Black 84
(8%)
94
(9%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Garfield High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 580
(55%)
615
(56%)
 Not Eligible 335
(32%)
342
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 137
(13%)
143
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Garfield High School is ranked 48th out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garfield High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 34.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Garfield High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1205
2006 1206
2007 1142
2008 1086
2009 1134
2010 1114
2011 1054
2012 1097
2013 1074
2014 1052
2015 1052

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.1
2006 14.2
2007 14.8
2008 12.4
2009 14.5
2010 14.3
2011 10.9
2012 13.4
2013 11
2014 10.7
2015 10.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.41576763485477
2006 0.41210613598673
2007 0.56830122591944
2008 0.5451197053407
2009 0.51234567901235
2010 0.69210053859964
2011 0.75521821631879
2012 0.60711030082042
2013 0.72811918063315
2014 0.72908745247148
2015 0.68155893536122

Compare Garfield High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,050.0% 10.5:1
 
1,135.9% 11.4:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 68.2%
 

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