James A. Garfield Senior High School

7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
20
Grades
9-12
Students
2,538
Type
Public
Academics
7/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
English
61%
State avg: 44%
Math
25%
State avg: 33%
Science
41%
State avg: 53%
4/10
College readiness
Learn why state college eligibility rates are so important and how to make sure your child graduates ready for college.
4-year high school graduation rate
87%
State avg: 82%
Percent of graduates who meet UC/CSU eligibility requirements
54%
State avg: 43%
Average SAT score
1232
State avg: 1473
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
Black
White
Asian
American Indian/Alaska Native
Filipino
Pacific Islander
Two or more races
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes because they know that teachers are the most important factor on their child’s education, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
23 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Students per counselor
602 :1
State avg: 830 :1
% of teachers with < 3 years teaching experience
2%
State avg: 9%
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20 Reviews
4 out of 5 stars
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4 3
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2 0
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Neighborhood
5101 East Sixth Street
Los Angeles, CA 90022
Mario Cantu - School leader
(323) 268-4957
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Last modified: January 11, 2017
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