Longfellow Elementary - 27 (Closed 2016)

  • Longfellow Elementary - 27 served 297 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 15-19% (which was lower than the South Dakota state average of 42%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 20-24% (which was lower than the South Dakota state average of 49%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was equal to the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 75% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was higher than the South Dakota state average of 30% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students297 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)15-19%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)20-24%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
American Indian
9%
16%
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Asian
9%
2%
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Hispanic
25%
5%
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Black
27%
3%
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White
25%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Longfellow Elementary - 27. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SD.
Diversity Score0.790.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Longfellow Elementary - 27 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Dakota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSioux Falls School District 49-5 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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