Longfellow Elementary - 05



Longfellow Elementary - 05 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Longfellow Elementary - 05 Students by Grade
PK 0
K 71
1 73
2 71
3 66
4 59
5 44
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Longfellow Elementary - 05 is a public elementary school located in Mitchell, SD in the Mitchell School District 17-2. It enrolls 384 students in grades 1st through 12th. Longfellow Elementary - 05 is the 73rd largest public school in South Dakota and the 33,718th largest nationally. It has 12.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 384
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.15

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Longfellow Elementary - 05 Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 196
(51%)
1,024
(52%)
 Female 188
(49%)
939
(48%)

Longfellow Elementary - 05 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 305
(79%)
1,649
(84%)
 American Indian 35
(9%)
127
(6%)
 Hispanic 25
(7%)
93
(5%)
 Two or More 14
(4%)
46
(2%)
 Black 3
(1%)
22
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
22
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Longfellow Elementary - 05 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 201
(52%)
853
(43%)
 Not Eligible 183
(48%)
1,110
(57%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 274 ranked schools in South Dakota, Longfellow Elementary - 05 is ranked 46th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Longfellow Elementary - 05 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (52.3%) is slightly higher than the state average of 45.0%. 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 - 05 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 222
2006 213
2007 219
2008 220
2009 237
2010 256
2011 296
2012 325
2013 373
2014 364
2015 384

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.9
2006 10
2007 11
2008 10.9
2009 12.1
2010 11.4
2011 12.2
2012 11.8
2013 13.4
2014 12.9
2015 12.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.52702702702703
2006 0.42723004694836
2007 0.46118721461187
2008 0.5
2009 0.52320675105485
2010 0.5078125
2011 0.50337837837838
2012 0.44923076923077
2013 0.46916890080429
2014 0.45604395604396
2015 0.5234375

Compare Longfellow Elementary - 05 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,270.0% 12.7:1
 
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.0%
 
This School 52.3%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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