Garfield Elementary School

300 North West 7th, Abilene, KS 67410 | (785) 263-1643
  • Grades: 4-5
  • Student Enrollment: 249
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 249 elementary school students from grades 4-5
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 300 N W 7th, Abilene, KS 67410
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Abilene School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,514
  • Graduation Rate: 88.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.2
  • Enrolled Students: 1,605

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 249
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 16.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 130 (52.2%)
  • Females: 119 (47.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 40 (16.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 75 (30.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 115 (46.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Garfield Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black31.2%
Asian10.4%
Hispanic239.2%
White21084.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Garfield Elementary School
  Number Percent
4th Grade11144.6%
5th Grade13855.4%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 57%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:43%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $38,758
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Garfield Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience--
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$40,18686%
Source: KS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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