Garfield High School

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435 N Firestone Blvd

Akron, OH 44301

(330) 773-6831

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 850

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

3 Parent Reviews for Garfield High School

As a student who currently attends Garfield, I can say that the school is in desperate need of help. There are some genuinely bright students and engaging teachers there that are being drowned out by all the chaos, which is why the school would be much better off if it were smaller. My third period class ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/17/10

I feel that Garfield High School could be MUCH better. I find that students in the 12th grade cannot even pronounce simple words. Word they should've learned in elementary or middle school. The principal (Dieringer) never demonstrates leadership. I once asked him a question about the school and he ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/10/10

This is a wonderful school with outstanding teachers....very highly recommended.... Shawn Ishmael

Posted by a former student on 07/19/07

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Test scores for Garfield High School

OGT* Test Scores

Grade Level: 10

Test Year: 2011
Garfield High School
Akron City Public Schools
* In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Graduation Test (OGT) to test students in grade 10 in reading, writing, math, science and social studies. The OGT is a high school graduation requirement. The OGT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Akron schools — Garfield High School is located at 435 N Firestone Blvd, Akron OH 44301. 435 N Firestone Blvd is in the 44301 ZIP code in Akron, OH The school district for Garfield High School is the Akron City Public Schools. Garfield High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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