Longfellow School-portland serves 346 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Longfellow School-portland placed in the top 5% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 36%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maine state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).
Longfellow School-portland ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maine for:
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Longfellow School-portland's student population of 346 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
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Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Longfellow School-portland is ranked within the top 5% of all 524 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Longfellow School-portland is 0.27, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
State Level (ME)
Overall Testing Rank
#6 out of 524 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
National School Lunch Program
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education
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