Longfellow Elementary



Longfellow Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Longfellow Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 173
1 150
2 180
3 171
4 190
5 189
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Longfellow Elementary is a public elementary school located in Long Beach, CA in the Long Beach Unified School District. It enrolls 1,053 students in grades 1st through 12th. Longfellow Elementary is the 142nd largest public school in California and the 1,010th largest nationally. It has 30.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,053
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 30.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,010th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 142nd out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 6,101st out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 513th out of 6,257

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Longfellow Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 545
(52%)
27,515
(52%)
 Female 508
(48%)
25,681
(48%)

Longfellow Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 373
(35%)
30,403
(57%)
 White 222
(21%)
6,972
(13%)
 Black 171
(16%)
6,838
(13%)
 Asian 165
(16%)
5,334
(10%)
 Two or More 112
(11%)
2,784
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 7
(1%)
769
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
96
(0%)

Longfellow Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 628
(60%)
16,735
(31%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 334
(32%)
31,686
(60%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 91
(9%)
4,775
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Longfellow Elementary is ranked 1,911th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Longfellow Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.4%) is lower than the state average of 60.7%. 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 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 853
2006 831
2007 818
2008 822
2009 851
2010 881
2011 1077
2012 1086
2013 1091
2014 1080
2015 1053

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.4
2006 21.5
2007 17.7
2008 22.8
2009 19.3
2010 N/A
2011 29.1
2012 30.2
2013 30.7
2014 30
2015 30.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36576787807737
2006 0.37304452466907
2007 0.33863080684597
2008 0.33576642335766
2009 0.33490011750881
2010 0.34846765039728
2011
2012 0.3683241252302
2013 0.41521539871677
2014 0.41388888888889
2015 0.40360873694207

Compare Longfellow Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
3,050.0% 30.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 40.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

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