Longfellow Elementary School

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1101 S Dwight Ave

Compton, CA 90220

(310) 898-6460

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 550

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Longfellow Elementary School

My son is currently in Kindergarten, so far he loves it! He loves school! He is learning a lot, and is doing well academically. Ms.Littlejohn has years of teaching experience. I am pleased that my son has the opportunity to be in her Kindergarten classroom.

Posted by a parent on 04/26/13

This School Is NOT a very good school, my kids been attending since 2011-2012 and now 2012-2013.. I have had so much trouble out this school my kids have been picked on and injured by other kids. Now im able to transfer them to another school ,, But i do not recommend Enroling your kids here.

Posted by a parent on 11/06/12

my children have been attending Long Fellow Elementary School from the end of 2011-2012 and now 2012-2013. since i enrolled them for school in Compton i knew it wouldnt be a good school or school district for my kids.The teachers they had in the past did not provide them with an education as they should ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/06/12

This school lacks good leadership. My child's 1st grade teacher is the pits. Cannot control her class, doesn't teach, just talks. A good teacher shows how and why, doesn't just talk the lesson as if to say "I followed the book guidelines, I've done my job" My daughter will be moving to another class ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/23/11

This school lacks the participation of caring teachers as well as a caring principal. The principal lacks professionalism and respect for the students. Teachers in the school treat children in a demeaning way, screaming and yelling at them. Children need to be teach with love and discipline. I belive ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/27/07

This school has a good reputation for keeping up with the test scores, a friendly staff, and a principal who cares about the well being of the studnets. I thought this summer would be a big mess, but it is running smoothly. My son goes to Caldwell, his principal is there at Longfellow for the summer, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/08/04

A big majority of the teachers are great, but I have seen on many occasion teachers talking to the students any kind of way, particularly the the women who teach the older kids. The smaller children seem to have calmer teachers. The principal lacks professionalism and sometimes does seem to care about ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/23/04

The teachers here are great, they really care and go all out to assist in every way possible to help our children. They have very capable staff. The office workers are always helpful and have spanish speaking help. There is a nice helpful counselor, Mrs. Turner, a nice principal assistant - teacher, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/10/04

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School Profile for Longfellow Elementary School

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Test scores for Longfellow Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Longfellow Elementary School
Compton Unified School District
* In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

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Compton schools — Longfellow Elementary School is located at 1101 S Dwight Ave, Compton CA 90220. 1101 S Dwight Ave is in the 90220 ZIP code in Compton, CA The school district for Longfellow Elementary School is the Compton Unified School District. Longfellow Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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