Longfellow Middle School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (608)789-7670
  • Longfellow Middle School serves 521 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the WI average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
  • Longfellow Middle School operates within the La Crosse School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 521 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students521 students
Longfellow Middle School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Longfellow Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
Longfellow Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeLongfellow Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.31 is less than the state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
Longfellow Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Longfellow Middle School American Indian Students (1989-2014)
Asian
6%
4%
Longfellow Middle School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
3%
11%
Longfellow Middle School Black Students (1990-2016)
Black
2%
9%
Longfellow Middle School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
83%
71%
Longfellow Middle School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Longfellow Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsLongfellow Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownWI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.310.48
Longfellow Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
34%
Longfellow Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
Longfellow Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2016)

District Comparison

  • La Crosse School District's student population of 6,790 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,113 is higher than the state average of $14,677. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,783 is higher than the state average of $14,468. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District NameLa Crosse School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
3
Number of Students Managed6,790848
La Crosse School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$102 MM$12 MM
La Crosse School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$106 MM$12 MM
La Crosse School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$15,113$14,677
La Crosse School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$15,783$14,468
La Crosse School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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  • La Crosse La Crosse Design Institute Middle School Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 55 students
    0 miles
    1900 Denton St
    La Crosse, WI 54601
    (608)789-7670
    0 6-8 55
  • La Crosse School Of Technology And Arts Ii Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 45 students
    0 miles
    510 9th St S
    La Crosse, WI 54601
    (608)789-7780
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  • La Crosse Central High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1072 students
    0.5 miles
    1801 Losey Blvd S
    La Crosse, WI 54601
    (608)789-7900
    0.5 9-12 1072
  • La Crosse La Crosse Offsite Preschool
    Grades: PK | 125 students
    0.5 miles
    807 East Ave S, 807 East Ave S
    La Crosse, WI 54601
    (608)789-7006
    0.5 PK 125
  • La Crosse Spence Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 392 students
    0.6 miles
    2150 Bennett St
    La Crosse, WI 54601
    (608)789-7773
    0.6 PK-5 392

School Reviews

5  5/9/2011
My son really enjoyed his years at Longfellow. He had wonderfull supportive teachers that also had encouraging words.
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Wisconsin public schools have a diversity score of 0.48, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in Wisconsin is Madison Metropolitan School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wisconsin or national school diversity statistics.