Longfellow School

115 West Lincoln
Baker, MT 59313
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 155 students in grades 3-6, Longfellow School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-6
  • Enrollment: 155 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • : Bottom 50% in MT
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Longfellow School's student population of 155 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-6
Total Students
155 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Longfellow School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 707 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Longfellow School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (MT)
#389 out of 707 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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45-49%
36%
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35-39%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
12:1
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American Indian
2%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
94%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.12
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Longfellow School's ranking?
Longfellow School is ranked #389 out of 707 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Montana.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MT state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% MT state average).
How many students attend Longfellow School?
155 students attend Longfellow School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
94% of Longfellow School students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Longfellow School?
Longfellow School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Montana state average of 12:1.
What grades does Longfellow School offer ?
Longfellow School offers enrollment in grades 3-6
What school district is Longfellow School part of?
Longfellow School is part of Baker K-12 Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-6
  • Enrollment: 155 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

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