Longfellow Elementary



Longfellow Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Longfellow Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 99
1 82
2 96
3 85
4 90
5 119
6 2
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Longfellow Elementary is a public elementary school located in Compton, CA in the Compton Unf School District. It enrolls 573 students in grades 1st through 12th. Longfellow Elementary is the 2,509th largest public school in California and the 15,218th largest nationally. It has 19.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 573
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,218th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,509th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 913th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,141st out of 6,159

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Longfellow Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 307
(54%)
9,661
(51%)
 Female 266
(46%)
9,112
(49%)

Longfellow Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 400
(70%)
14,808
(79%)
 Black 146
(25%)
3,658
(19%)
 Pacific Islander 16
(3%)
127
(1%)
 White 9
(2%)
70
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
53
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
29
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
28
(0%)

Longfellow Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 351
(61%)
12,480
(66%)
 Not Eligible 184
(32%)
5,308
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(7%)
985
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Longfellow Elementary is ranked 2,043rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Longfellow Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (67.9%) is slightly higher than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Longfellow Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 793
2006 731
2007 699
2008 676
2009 618
2010 556
2011 530
2012 573

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22
2006 20.3
2007 18.9
2008 19.3
2009 17.7
2010 N/A
2011 19.6
2012 19.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.95208070617907
2006 0.99726402188782
2007 0.9585121602289
2008 0.85798816568047
2009 0.90453074433657
2010 0.84892086330935
2011
2012 0.67888307155323

Compare Longfellow Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,980.0% 19.8:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 67.9%
 

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Public KG - 05 573 19.8:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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