Longfellow K-8

  • Longfellow K-8 serves 744 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Longfellow K-8 placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

Top Placements

Longfellow K-8 places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Longfellow K-8's student population of 744 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students744 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Longfellow K-8 is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Longfellow K-8 is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#1632 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
11%
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Hispanic
46%
54%
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Black
16%
6%
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White
32%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.650.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Diego Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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