Longfellow School

1314 Brown St,

Saginaw, MI, 48601-2603

Tel: (989)399-4650
Grades: PK-5

140 students

Longfellow School serves 140 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 33%.
Longfellow School operates within the Saginaw Of The City Of School District.

Overview

The student population of 140 students has declined by 29% over five years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 140 students
Longfellow School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Longfellow School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Longfellow School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.87. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 18:1
Longfellow School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Longfellow School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
2%
6%
Longfellow School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
91%
22%
Longfellow School Black (1988-2012)
White
5%
67%
Longfellow School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Longfellow School Sch Ethnicity Longfellow School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.17 0.87
Longfellow School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
93%
44%
Longfellow School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Longfellow School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,810 students has decreased by 20% over five years.
School District Name Saginaw Of The City Of School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
3
Number of Students Managed 7,810 930
Saginaw   Of The City Of School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $102 MM $11 MM
Saginaw   Of The City Of School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $108 MM $11 MM
Saginaw   Of The City Of School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,396 $11,537
Saginaw   Of The City Of School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,963 $11,612
Saginaw   Of The City Of School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hillier Educational Center (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Ruben Daniels Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Francis Reh Psa Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Saginaw Ruben Daniels Middle School
    1010 Hoyt Ave
    Saginaw , MI , 48607
    (989)399-5300
    0.6  mi  |  408  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Saginaw Hillier Educational Center
    Special Education School
    Magnet School
    2316 Webber St
    Saginaw , MI , 48601
    (989)399-4400
    Special Education School
    Magnet School
    0.7  mi  |  15  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Saginaw Francis Reh Psa Elementary School
    Charter School
    2201 Owen St
    Saginaw , MI , 48601
    (989)753-2349
    Charter School
    0.8  mi  |  361  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Saginaw Saginaw High School
    3100 Webber St
    Saginaw , MI , 48601
    (989)399-6000
    0.9  mi  |  653  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Saginaw Saginaw Arts And Sciences Academy
    Magnet School
    200 Congress Ave
    Saginaw , MI , 48602
    (989)399-5500
    Magnet School
    1.1  mi  |  709  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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