Garfield Elementary is a PBIS/SEL/CLR school! We are located in Maywood, IL. Yes, we are the Mighty Giants!!!
Garfield Elementary consists of seven grade levels ranging from pre-kindergarten through fifth grade. These grade levels are led by highly qualified professionals ranging between one to almost thirty years of experience within the educational system. Our dedicated staff is here to support the various learning needs of all scholars. Our teaching staff works very closely with our support team to communicate needs, identify supports and ensure student growth in all areas.
Garfield Elementary is excited about delving into our district’s curriculum such as: Wonders by McGraw Hill, Math Expressions, STEMscopes, My World by Savvas and Imagine Learning. Garfield Elementary has implemented after-school programs such as IMSA (Illinois Math and Science Academy), WOZ Ed, Best Buddies, Heritage Afterschool Tutoring, Small World Learning Before and After School Care and a plethora of afterschool student clubs. Our Student Council members are important role models for our student body because they motivate their peers to model positive citizenship and to remain involved in our school community. We look forward to partnering with our parents, stakeholders, and the community to help to us reach a 97% attendance goal. We can do it! Garfield is on the move!
- PBIS (Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports)
- SEL (Social Emotional Learning)
- CLR (Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Teaching)