Longfellow Elementary School

512 Balcom St
Eau Claire, WI 54703
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 243 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Longfellow Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 39%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 243 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • : Bottom 50% in WI
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Longfellow Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Longfellow Elementary School's student population of 243 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
243 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Longfellow Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,984 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Longfellow Elementary School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WI)
#1506 out of 1984 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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25-29%
38%
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 Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
20-24%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
11%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
13%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
56%
68%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
10%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.64
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Longfellow Elementary School's ranking?
Longfellow Elementary School is ranked #1506 out of 1,984 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Wisconsin.
What schools are Longfellow Elementary School often compared to?
Longfellow Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Manz Elementary School, Lakeshore Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% WI state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% WI state average).
How many students attend Longfellow Elementary School?
243 students attend Longfellow Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Longfellow Elementary School students are White, 18% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Asian, 10% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, 2% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Longfellow Elementary School?
Longfellow Elementary School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 13:1.
What grades does Longfellow Elementary School offer ?
Longfellow Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Longfellow Elementary School part of?
Longfellow Elementary School is part of Eau Claire Area School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 243 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

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