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School leader:  Garry Milbourn
2011 South 10th St
Council Bluffs, IA 51501

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(712) 328-6522
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"Longfellow Elementary is best known for quality education and parental support. "


  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students


  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    None, Orchestra, Ceramics, Drawing / Sketching, Painting...
  • World languages
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14 reviews

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Grateful to: School leader
Submitted by a parent · December 05, 2015
I would like to say thank you to Mr. Milborn. Since becoming the principle I have seen many of great changes. I love how he and his whole staff care about each student, parent and family in the community. Also making sure the kids are getting the... more

Teacher effectiveness: Very effective
Submitted by a parent · December 05, 2015
Each and every teacher at Longfellow go above and beyond the call of duty. They all care so much for their students, they are a blessing.

Amount of homework: Just right
Submitted by a parent · December 05, 2015
Both my children have homework most every night. Nothing drastic but enough to help keep the material fresh in their minds.

Develops grit: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · December 05, 2015
They set goals for students and help in every way to reach them, by going above and beyond.

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We are a proud member of the Council Bluffs Community School District. Our pre-kindergarten through fifth grade staff believe students should always learn at high levels. To propel our beliefs forward, we read, write, problem solve, investigate, use technology, and collaborate with others each day. Along with content area studies, physical education, social skills, and the arts, we at Longfellow Elementary believe in educating the whole child.

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Longfellow Elementary School
2011 South 10th St, Council Bluffs, IA  51501
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 14 reviews. (712) 328-6522
Last modified Longfellow Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 2 out of 10 based on academic quality.