Longfellow Elementary



Longfellow Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Longfellow Elementary Students by Grade
PK 50
K 102
1 114
2 115
3 136
4 109
5 119
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Longfellow Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 745 students in grades 1st through 12th. Longfellow Elementary is the 868th largest public school in Texas and the 6,195th largest nationally. It has 16.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 745
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.96
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,195th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 868th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,675th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,131st out of 4,778

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Longfellow Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 377
(51%)
82,642
(49%)
 Male 368
(49%)
84,767
(51%)

Longfellow Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 474
(64%)
40,163
(24%)
 Hispanic 147
(20%)
104,021
(62%)
 White 66
(9%)
14,735
(9%)
 Asian 45
(6%)
6,226
(4%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
1,759
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
130
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
375
(0%)

Longfellow Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 513
(69%)
130,078
(78%)
 Not Eligible 232
(31%)
37,331
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Longfellow Elementary is ranked 1,077th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Longfellow Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.9%) is slightly higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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 642
2006 635
2007 702
2008 706
2009 713
2010 732
2011 731
2012 747
2013 765
2014 732
2015 745

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 16.3
2007 16.7
2008 16
2009 15.9
2010 16.7
2011 18.5
2012 17.9
2013 17.9
2014 16.5
2015 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.66822429906542
2006 0.51811023622047
2007 0.55128205128205
2008 0.57507082152975
2009 0.51192145862553
2010 0.46584699453552
2011 0.35978112175103
2012 0.72824631860776
2013 0.76862745098039
2014 0.71311475409836
2015 0.68859060402685

Compare Longfellow Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 68.9%
 

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Longfellow Elementary
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Public PK - 05 745 16.9:1  
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Private PK - 05 327 8:1 2 miles
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Private 05 - 12 117 6:1 2 miles
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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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