Longfellow School

1314 Brown St

Saginaw, MI 48601-2603

Grades: PK-5

146 students

Longfellow School serves 146 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Longfellow School operates within the Saginaw Of The City Of School District.

Overview

The student population of 146 students has declined by 23% over five years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 146 students
Longfellow School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Longfellow School Total Teachers (1990-2013)
Students by Grade Longfellow School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 18:1
Longfellow School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2013)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Longfellow School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
95%
22%
Longfellow School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
4%
66%
Longfellow School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Longfellow School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.10 0.26
Longfellow School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
94%
44%
Longfellow School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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 10,075 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,396 is less than the state average of $11,537. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,963 is less than the state average of $11,612. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Saginaw Of The City Of School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
3
Number of Students Managed 10,075 822
Saginaw   Of The City Of School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $102 MM $11 MM
Saginaw   Of The City Of School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $108 MM $11 MM
Saginaw   Of The City Of School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,396 $11,537
Saginaw   Of The City Of School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,963 $11,612
Saginaw   Of The City Of School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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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  • SaginawRuben Daniels Middle School
    1010 Hoyt Ave
    SaginawMI 48607
    (989)399-5300
    0.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 438 students                      
  • SaginawHillier Educational Center
    Special Education School
    Magnet School
    2316 Webber St
    SaginawMI 48601
    (989)399-4400
    Special Education School
    Magnet School

    0.7 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 15 students                      
  • SaginawFrancis Reh Psa Elementary School
    Charter School
    2201 Owen St
    SaginawMI 48601
    (989)753-2349
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 409 students                      
  • SaginawSaginaw High School
    3100 Webber St
    SaginawMI 48601
    (989)399-6000
    0.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 593 students                      
  • SaginawSaginaw Arts And Sciences Academy
    Magnet School
    2 Negative Reviews
    200 Congress Ave
    SaginawMI 48602
    (989)399-5500
    Magnet School

    1.1 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 621 students                      

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