Longfellow Elementary School (Closed 2013)

  • Longfellow Elementary School served 288 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 70-74% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 55-59% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students288 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Longfellow Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)70-74%
76%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Longfellow Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)55-59%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Longfellow Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
American Indian
3%
n/a
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Longfellow Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
3%
6%
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White
72%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Longfellow Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.460.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Longfellow Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSioux City Community School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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