Longfellow Elementary School



Longfellow Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Longfellow Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 118
K 93
1 97
2 95
3 82
4 104
5 79
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Longfellow Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Oak Park, IL in the Oak Park Esd 97 School District. It enrolls 668 students in grades 1st through 12th. Longfellow Elementary School is the 268th largest public school in Illinois and the 9,160th largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 668
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,160th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 268th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,495th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 405th out of 2,345

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Longfellow Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 339
(51%)
2,850
(49%)
 Male 329
(49%)
2,926
(51%)

Longfellow Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 376
(56%)
3,253
(56%)
 Black 149
(22%)
1,347
(23%)
 Two or More 75
(11%)
580
(10%)
 Hispanic 39
(6%)
333
(6%)
 Asian 27
(4%)
250
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
5
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Longfellow Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 526
(79%)
4,533
(78%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 121
(18%)
1,010
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(3%)
233
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Longfellow Elementary School is ranked 1,492nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Longfellow Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 54.0%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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 School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 473
2006 484
2007 491
2008 531
2009 558
2010 631
2011 646
2012 668

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.4
2006 14.7
2007 15.8
2008 13.8
2009 13.7
2010 16.6
2011 16.2
2012 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.27272727272727
2006 0.22314049586777
2007 0.21995926680244
2008 0.2165725047081
2009 0.22043010752688
2010 0.22503961965135
2011 0.21826625386997
2012 0.2125748502994

Compare Longfellow Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.3%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 05 668 15.4:1  
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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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