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Welcome to Longfellow Elementary!  Our staff strive to provide the best culture and environment each day for every student.

Mission: To ensure that all students secure the academic knowledge and social skills to excel in life.

Vision: To unlock the full potential of every student.  In pursuit of this vision, our school is committed to inspiring life-long learners, motivating students and staff, fostering a student-centered culture, providing a safe, equitable learning environment for students and staff, and improving continually.

Our Motto: Be safe-Be responsible-Be respectful-Be prepared-Be great!

Pre-K program serves students ages 3-5 and promotes independent learning and exploration to provide students the tools needed to enter Kindergarten ready to learn and to help your child grow as a lifelong learner. Students must be three or four years old on or before July 31 to qualify for Pre-K.


Solid white or navy blue short or long-sleeved shirt (must have a collar or turtleneck). Tan (khaki), black or navy blue pants, skirt, jumper, or shorts. School logo tops may also be worn. No denim is allowed, except on special occasions’ as determined by administration.

School Hours:
8:20 a.m. - 3:20 p.m.


School Activities & Partners:
Centennial Church
Midtown church
The Cause Church
Lead to Read
Truman Medical Center- “Project Sparkle"
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2830 Holmes St.
Kansas City, MO 64109
(816) 418-5325
Twitter: @KCPS_Longfellow

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