Longfellow School

  • Longfellow School serves 293 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Longfellow School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Montana state average of 20%.

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School Overview

  • Longfellow School's student population of 293 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students293 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Longfellow School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 573 schools in Montana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Longfellow School is 0.71, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank#521 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
40%
10%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
10%
5%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
33%
80%
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Two or more races
15%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Longfellow School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.710.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Longfellow School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreat Falls Elementary School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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  • Great Falls Roosevelt School
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