Longfellow Elementary School

Longfellow Elementary School serves 282 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the NM average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Longfellow Elementary School operates within the Albuquerque Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 282 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 282 students
Longfellow Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Longfellow Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Longfellow Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Longfellow Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
2%
10%
Longfellow Elementary School American Indian (1990-2012)
Asian
n/a
1%
Longfellow Elementary School Asian (1990-2007)
Hispanic
90%
59%
Longfellow Elementary School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
1%
2%
Longfellow Elementary School Black (1990-2012)
White
3%
26%
Longfellow Elementary School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Longfellow Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Longfellow Elementary 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.
0.19 0.39
Longfellow Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
75%
61%
Longfellow Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
12%
6%
Longfellow Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 100,906 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Albuquerque Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
169
4
Number of Students Managed 100,906 589
Albuquerque Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,030 MM $10 MM
Albuquerque Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,214 MM $10 MM
Albuquerque Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,736 $16,127
Albuquerque Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,652 $16,153
Albuquerque Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Foothill High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Foothill High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Foothill High School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Albuquerque Foothill High School
    4000 Edith Ne
    Albuquerque , NM , 87107
    (505)841-2400
    0.1  mi  |  175  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Albuquerque Tierra Adentro
    Charter School
    209 Gold Ave Nw
    Albuquerque , NM , 87102
    (505)242-7600
    Charter School
    0.5  mi  |  183  students  |  Gr.  6-11
  • Albuquerque Career Enrichment High School
    Alternative School
    807 Mountain Rd Ne
    Albuquerque , NM , 87102
    (505)880-3744
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Albuquerque Gordon Bernell Charter
    Charter School
    401 Roma Nw 3rd Floor
    Albuquerque , NM , 87102
    (505)880-3744
    Charter School
    0.6  mi  |  437  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Albuquerque Amy Biehl Charter High School
    Charter School
    123 4th St Sw
    Albuquerque , NM , 87102
    (505)299-9409
    Charter School
    0.6  mi  |  294  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Albuquerque, NM public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.40, which is higher than the New Mexico average of 0.37. The most diverse school in Albuquerque is Highland Autism Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Mexico or national school diversity statistics.