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Longfellow High Five

Address: 3017 East 31st Street

Grades: H5

Principal: Laura Knutson

Hours: 9:40 a.m. - 12:40 p.m.

Phone: 612-668-4703

Fax: 612-668-4756



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Longfellow Early Learning Center offers a half-day High Five program. The High Five program is committed to providing curriculum based on the Minnesota Early Childhood Indicators of Progress. Teaching and learning in High Five is designed to help children develop critical knowledge and dispositions that will allow them to be successful as they enter school. High Five provides content-rich instruction that blends meaningful learning with foundational skills. Please contact Michelle Johnston at 612.668.4703 for more information.


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Community Schools

Community schools reflect the rich histories of our city’s unique neighborhoods and celebrate our students' diverse cultural backgrounds. Community schools provide high-quality academic programs with smooth academic pathways from elementary to through high school that build students’ skills and fuel their interests each step of the way.



  • Co-located with Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE), Teen Parent Services and Longfellow Alternative High School.
  • Committed to providing a strong educational program in a nurturing, caring and safe environment
  • Content-rich instruction that integrates meaningful learning with foundational skills that help children successfully grow and develop
  • Curriculum based on the Minnesota Early Childhood Indicators of Progress-Minnesota’s Early Learning Standards and SEEDS of Early Literacy
  • Teaching and learning is designed to help children develop critical knowledge and foster academic, social and emotional growth necessary for school success


PATHWAY: All current High Five students who do not have a kindergarten request submitted for the 2021-2022 placement lottery will be automatically assigned to kindergarten at their community school based on their home address.


Student Race School District
Native American 0% 5%
African American 17% 35%
Asian American 0% 5%
Hispanic American 11% 14%
White American 72% 41%
Students School District
Receive ELL Services 0% 17%
Qualify for free or reduced lunch 22% 48%
Receive Special Education Services 0% 15%
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English : 612.668.1840
Español: 612.668.3700
Soomaali: 612.668.3700
Hmoob: 612.668.1840

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

1250 W. Broadway Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55411

Ph: 612.668.1840
Fax: 612.668.1841

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