Longfellow Elementary School

A Magnet School For the Creative and Performing Arts


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School Hours

  • 7:30AM - 2:50PM Weekdays
    Don't be late!

Welcome to Longfellow Elementary

  • Katherine Keafer, Principal 

    Phone: 713-295-5268

    Thank you for your interest in Longfellow Elementary and welcome to our website. Whether you are a member of our school community or exploring Longfellow for the first time, we hope that you find our website informative, enjoyable, and easy to use. We also hope our website conveys the essence of the wonderful learning environment fostered by our dedicated teachers and talented students. Together they make Longfellow the unique and special place we believe it to be.  

School News & Information

How You Can Help Your Child Succeed at School

  • Attendance & Tardy Information You Should Know

    Attending school every day is extremely important to the academic success of your child. This video explains HISD’s attendance policies and lets parents know where they can find information about school calendars and other important dates throughout the school year. Click here for more information.

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  • PS Connect: Online access to grades

    Check your child's grades from anywhere. Click here for more information.

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  • Social Media 101 for Parents!

    Did you know that the average child between 8 and 18 spends 53 hours a week on media and technology? Houston ISD has just launched an initiative to help you keep your child safe in a digital world. Click here to learn more.

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    Parents/Guardians, Please note that if you have not picked up lost and found items and/or any perscription drugs by July 1, 2019, they will be appropriately discarded. Please check with our front office between the hours of 8:00AM-4:00PM Monday through Thursday to pick up any of these items.

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  • 2019 Summer School Program

    Summer School

    Wednesday, June 5 - Wednesday, July 3 8:00AM-2:30PM Monday through Thursday ONLY
    Summer School Flyer PDF
    Call Ms. Griffin, our summer school coordinator, at 713-295-5268 if you need further assistance.
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  • Amelia Mitchell Award

    2019 Amelia Mitchell Award

    We would like to congratulate 5th grade student, Ivette Valadez, for winning this year's Amelia Mitchell Award. Ivette was one of five remarkable students to be nominated by their teachers for this honor.
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Title I Information

  • Title 1 - February 7, 2019 Update PDF


    Houston ISD Parent Involvement Policy 2018-2019 PDF


    Longfellow Parent Involvemnet Policy 2018-2019 PDF 


    Title I Parent Compact 2018-2019 PDF 


    Parents, if you would like a copy of either of these two documents, they may be requested at our Front Office. Thank you!

    Titlel I Status Notification 2018 PDF


    Title I Teacher and Paraprofessional Qualification 2018-2019 PDF



  • Katherine Keafer - Principal

    Patricia Emerson - Teacher Specialist

    Julia Browder-Griffin - Teacher Specialist

    Andrea Pennington - Magnet Coordinator
    Jorge Rodriguez - Assistant Principal

    Garland Spiller - School Counselor
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The Leader in Me

  • For more information about Longfellow Elementary and The Leader in Me™ process, please visit the HISD News Blog.

Leopard's Den

  • Leopard's Den Handbook and REQUIRED Authorization Forms DOWNLOAD
    These signed documents must be returned to the PTA Office Drop Box before students may attend.
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