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    Garfield Elementary School

    Location Address:
    420 May St Elgin, Illinois 60120 Phone Number: 8478885192
    Mailing Address:
    420 May St Elgin, IL 60120
    Basic School Information
    Operating Agency Name School District 46 State Agency ID 31-045-0460-22
    School Type Regular School State School ID 3104504602015
    Operational Status School is operational FIPS County Number 17089
    County Kane Locale Mid-size City (population less than 250,000)
    Location Relative to Town Limits
    School Classroom Information
    Classroom Teachers Title I Eligible School? Title I Eligible School
    School Level Primary School School-wide Title I School-wide Title I Designated
    School Lowest Grade Offered KG Magnet School? Not a Magnet School
    School Highest Grade Offered 06 Charter School Not a Charter School
    Free Lunch Eligible Students 389 Reduced-price Lunch Eligible Students 73
    Total Free and Reduced Lunch Students 462 Migrant Students Not Available
    Total Students 514 Student Teacher Ratio 14.2
    Garfield Elementary School Students by Grade
    Prekindergarten Students 0 7th Grade Students 0
    Kindergarten Students 61 8th Grade Students 0
    1st Grade Students 89 9th Grade Students 0
    2nd Grade Students 70 10th Grade Students 0
    3rd Grade Students 77 11th Grade Students 0
    4th Grade Students 57 12th Grade Students 0
    5th Grade Students 68 Ungraded Students 0
    6th Grade Students 92 Total Students 514
    Garfield Elementary School Students by Race
    Male Female Total
    American Indiana/Alaskan 1 2 3
    Asian/Pacific Islander 2 2 4
    Hispanic 196 175 371
    Black (Non-Hispanic) 45 59 104
    White (Non-Hispanic) 12 20 32