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Garfield staff on front steps with their Be tshirts
Students sitting on rocks smiling
Students working in the library
2 girls reading together
2 students smiling with math manipulatives
Students doing yoga with therapy dog
Table decorated in Red, white and blue for America Reads Day
Tim Dwight reads The Giving Tree to 5th grade students
Penny bear and Mrs. Long read to 2nd grade
Former student reads to first graders
Welcome To

Garfield Elementary School

1201 Maplewood Dr NE Cedar Rapids, IA 52402 | 319-558-2169


A message from our principal

Joy Long

The Garfield staff is committed to accepting individual abilities and differences of all children. Through the use of child-centered curriculum and varied instructional strategies, the student will develop into responsible citizens and lifelong learners. Learning strategies and curriculum will be appropriate to age, educational, and social needs of the individual child. Staff members will work as a team with families and caregivers to ensure the success of all children.

Joy Long

Points of Pride

243 Students

6 Languages spoken in our schools

1:1 Personal devices for all students

45 Dedicated staff