2013 Academic Indicators
- National Rank
- College Readiness Index
- Writing Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 1,786 Students
- 75 Teachers
Garfield High School
400 23 AVE
SEATTLE, WA 98122
Phone: (206) 252-2270
District: Seattle Public Schools
Garfield High School is ranked 9th within Washington. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Garfield High School is 64 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 62 percent. Garfield High School is 1 of 20 high schools in the Seattle Public Schools.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||62%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||38%|
U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).
|Proficient in Reading||84%|
|Proficient in Writing||88%|
|College Readiness Index||54.2|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||Yes|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in Reading (district average)||71%|
|Proficient in Writing (district average)||76%|
|College Readiness (district average)||23.8|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.
AP® and Advanced Placement® are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.
International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.