Longleaf Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
5279 W. 4th Street
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
Phone
(601) 264-3858
District
LAMAR COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
LAMAR COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
752
Classroom Teachers
50

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Mississippi

9

(10 is best)

Better than 88.1% of MS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Longleaf Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 46
Proficiency in Reading 62 46
Proficiency in Math 77 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 52 46
Proficiency in Reading 52 46
Proficiency in Math 52 45

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 36
Proficiency in Reading 52 37
Proficiency in Math 57 35

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.07
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.77
AVG FOR STATE 14.73
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 20 2.7%
Kindergarten 107 14.2%
Grade 1 125 16.6%
Grade 2 117 15.6%
Grade 3 124 16.5%
Grade 4 123 16.4%
Grade 5 128 17.0%
Total 752 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 45.1% 65.3% 45.2%
Black 46.2% 28.2% 48.8%
Hispanic 4.6% 4.3% 4.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.1% 2.1% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.1% 52.7% 74.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.7% 44.2% 68.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 8.5% 5.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 55,281 2,986,530
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 128.3 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.6% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.1% 20.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.8% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.6% 25.4%
65 OR OLDER 12.8% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 19,939 1,105,576
Single Parent Households With Children 12.3% 14.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.0% 83.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 36.7% 21.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.2% 6.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.5% 10.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.8% 11.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.1% 16.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.7% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.3% 18.8%
$15,000 or less 11.4% 17.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,032 $49,781,576 55.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $540 $5,342,220 6.0%
Staff $434 $4,293,562 4.8%
General Administration $144 $1,424,592 1.6%
School Administration $521 $5,154,253 5.8%
Operation $765 $7,568,145 8.5%
Transportation $331 $3,274,583 3.7%
Other $85 $840,905 0.9%
Total Support $2,820 $27,898,260 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,180 $11,673,740 13.1%
Total Expenditures $9,032 $89,353,576 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,010 $2,373,092,750 51.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $465 $220,142,509 4.8%
Staff $407 $193,002,364 4.2%
General Administration $289 $137,053,748 3.0%
School Administration $537 $254,371,995 5.5%
Operation $899 $425,950,672 9.2%
Transportation $422 $200,109,995 4.3%
Other $236 $112,009,396 2.4%
Total Support $3,257 $1,542,693,018 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,510 $715,368,585 15.4%
Total Expenditures $9,776 $4,631,141,847 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%