Longfellow Elementary School

1101 South Dwight St, Compton, CA 90220 | (310) 898-6460
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 618
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1101 South Dwight St., Compton, CA 90220
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 618
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 325 (52.6%)
  • Females: 293 (47.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 77 (12.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 482 (78.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 559 (90.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Longfellow Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black12219.7%
Asian10.2%
Hispanic44071.2%
White30.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Longfellow Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten8413.6%
1st Grade11218.1%
2nd Grade13622.0%
3rd Grade8814.2%
4th Grade10216.5%
5th Grade9214.9%
6th Grade40.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
10.8%
District:
13.5%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
21.6%
District:
23.0%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
10.8%
District:
1.4%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 37.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 12.9
Average Age
School:
44.3
District:
44.8
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Longfellow Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on April 23, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • very good teachers i learned alot all the way through 4th grade thank you for making me who iam today
    Braylin
    Simmons

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 20, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is the best my son has learn a lot his pre-school teacher is the best and now his in kindergarten Ms.Ramos is wonderful she is extraordinary has patient towards the children's.
    A hurray for Longfellow elementary and all the teachers that encourage the children's and hurray to all the staff too.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Longfellow Elementary School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST Mathematics
  • CST Science
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No
ELA AYP Met: No
Math AYP Met: No
Program Improvement (PI) Requirement Under NCLB (2010)
First Year PI Requirement was Implemented: 2004-2005
School's Placement Under NCLB: Year 5

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 2 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201034.0%51.0%53.0%
200943.0%52.0%53.0%
200823.0%37.0%48.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201040.0%65.0%62.0%
200956.0%61.0%63.0%
200837.0%50.0%59.0%
 

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201018.0%35.0%43.0%
200925.0%30.0%44.0%
20086.0%23.0%38.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201053.0%66.0%65.0%
200947.0%58.0%64.0%
200838.0%50.0%61.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201031.0%47.0%63.0%
200938.0%40.0%61.0%
200831.0%35.0%55.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201052.0%62.0%68.0%
200946.0%52.0%66.0%
200842.0%48.0%61.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201040.0%37.0%58.0%
200941.0%33.0%54.0%
200821.0%23.0%48.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201055.0%56.0%61.0%
200955.0%44.0%57.0%
200822.0%32.0%51.0%
 
CST Science Test
201026.0%34.0%56.0%
200940.0%26.0%49.0%
200815.0%23.0%46.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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