Garfield High School

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Reviews
48
Grades
9-12
Students
1,620
Type
Public
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Academics
Test scores
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Subject
% Proficient
Biology I
73%
State avg: 72%
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English
78%
State avg: 33%
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8/10
College readiness
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A promising sign:

This school is above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
85%
State avg: 78%
AP course participation
56%
State avg: 17%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
81%
State avg: 62%
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General Information
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Students
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White
38%
Black
28%
Asian
18%
Hispanic
8%
Two or more races
6%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
19 :1
State avg: 20 :1
Students per counselor
397 :1
State avg: 821 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
89%
State avg: 93%
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48 Reviews
4 out of 5 stars
5 14
4 2
3 1
2 1
1 4
Neighborhood
400 23 Ave
Seattle, WA 98122
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Last modified: September 20, 2017
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