Longfellow Elementary



Longfellow Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Longfellow Elementary Students by Grade
PK 45
K 79
1 101
2 86
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Longfellow Elementary is a public elementary school located in Raton, NM in the Raton Public Schools. It enrolls 311 students in grades 1st through 12th. Longfellow Elementary is the 274th largest public school in New Mexico and the 40,616th largest nationally. It has 14.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 311
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 22

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Longfellow Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 166
(53%)
327
(55%)
 Female 145
(47%)
264
(45%)

Longfellow Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 185
(59%)
380
(64%)
 White 124
(40%)
203
(34%)
 Black 2
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Longfellow Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 311
(100%)
587
(99%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
4
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 471 ranked schools in New Mexico, Longfellow Elementary is ranked 180th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Longfellow Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is higher than the state average of 75.6%. 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 274
2006 270
2007 296
2008 302
2009 281
2010 261
2011 250
2012 232
2013 238
2014 220
2015 311

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 15.8
2007 16.4
2008 14.6
2009 16.5
2010 16.3
2011 15.6
2012 14.5
2013 16.9
2014 14.7
2015 14.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.61313868613139
2006 0.64444444444444
2007 0.62837837837838
2008 0.62913907284768
2009 0.68683274021352
2010 0.65134099616858
2011 0.716
2012 0.77586206896552
2013 0.76050420168067
2014 0.73636363636364
2015 1

Compare Longfellow Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 75.6%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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