American Homes of Rockwall Texas and HomeCo
Home-Mart, Inc.
Today Homes quality housing in Corsicana, TX
R & H Mobile Housing
Advertise Now
  Home > Relocation Resources > Top U.S. High Schools > Garfield High School

Garfield High School

Advertising Information for besthousingvalue

High school is a name used in some parts of the world, and particularly in North America, to describe the last segment of compulsory secondary education. It is preceded by primary education. High school is also the name used to describe the institution in which the final stage of compulsory education takes place. In the United States, high schools generally consist of grades 9, 10, 11, and 12, although the inclusion of grade 9 varies by school district.
Garfield High School is a public, year-round high school in East Los Angeles, an unincorporated section of Los Angeles County, California. Although the school suffers from many of the problems common to inner-city schools, its strong computer science magnet, academic decathlon, and advanced placement programs have led to unexpected academic success stories.
Garfield High School Principal is the Del Cueto. Garfield High School is located in Los Angeles, California. Garfield is administered by the Los Angeles Unified School District. However, since the 1960s, the majority of student body has been Hispanic. Overall, Garfield has a student population that places significantly below average in the California Standards Test.
Garfield achieved fame because of Jaime Escalante during the 1980s he built an exceptional advanced placement calculus program. In 1982, 18 of his students passed the advanced placement calculus test. The school colors are crimson, white, and blue. The school mascot is the bulldog. Garfield High School participates in the East L.A. Classic against Theodore Roosevelt High School, in football, a game that traditionally draws over 20,000 fans.

The mission of Garfield High School is to challenge students to maximize their potential as learners, achievers, and productive world citizens. School will offer for all Students rigorous standards-based curricula in preparation for advanced educational opportunities, career paths to provide a school to career with employment and higher education, the knowledge and skill necessary to attain optimal health and physical fitness and to maintain both throughout their lives.

Back to Top U.S. High Schools

Heart of Texas Housing Center has been helping Tex
American Homes of Tyler Texas Manufactured Housing
Spears Homes- largest selection of new homes
Gulf Gates Inc