Longfellow Choice Elementary School

  • Longfellow Choice Elementary School serves 327 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Longfellow Choice Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Longfellow Choice Elementary School's student population of 327 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students327 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Longfellow Choice Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Longfellow Choice Elementary School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank#634 out of 1793 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
9%
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Black
19%
11%
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White
62%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score0.570.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRochester Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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