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.
Garfield Elementary School made AYP in 2007. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Iowa in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Garfield Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Garfield Elementary School
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.
by a Parent
on Aug 9, 2010
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Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Garfield Elementary School had 49% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Iowa had 38% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Clarinda spends $9,930 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 66% on instruction, 29% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Clarinda District
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.
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