Garfield Elementary School is located in Clarinda, IA and is one of 2 elementary schools in Clarinda School District. It is a public school that serves 349 students in grades PK-4. See Garfield Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Garfield Elementary School had 13 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Iowa average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
My son attended a different preschool before going to Clarinda preschool last year. He excelled so much during the year. I am very pleased with Garfield Elementary and my son is going to continue going there.
The Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) are annual norm-referenced tests used to measure a student's mastery of certain subjects. ITBS results are compared to other students' results across the nation.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students are assessed in reading and math in grades 3 through 8.
How is it Scored?
Students are scored on a percentile rank. The goal is for all students to score at or above the 40th percentile.
TestRating 4 out of 10
The Education.com TestRating is a number (1-10) calculated by Education.com that provides an overview of a school’s test performance for a given year, by comparing the school’s state standardized test results to those of other schools in the same state. For Iowa, the TestRating is calculated using a school's 2007 Iowa Test of Basic Skills Results and Iowa Test of Educational Development (ITED) Results for all subjects tested.more...