Martha B. King Middle School

Martha B. King Middle School serves 1,077 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Martha B. King Middle School operates within the Manatee School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1077 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,077 students
Martha B. King Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Martha B. King Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Martha B. King Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Martha B. King Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Martha B. King Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
25%
30%
Martha B. King Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
16%
23%
Martha B. King Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
56%
41%
Martha B. King Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Martha B. King Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.60 0.46
Martha B. King Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
53%
52%
Martha B. King Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Martha B. King Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Manatee School District's student population of 46,705 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,132 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,537 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Manatee School District
Number of Schools
Managed
82
22
Number of Students Managed 46,705 10,137
Manatee School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $435 MM $132 MM
Manatee School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $495 MM $140 MM
Manatee School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,132 $11,888
Manatee School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $11,537 $12,571
Manatee School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Manatee High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is W. D. Sugg Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Palma Sola Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • BradentonPalma Sola Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 591 students
    0.4 miles
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    BradentonFL 34209
    (941)741-3179
    0.4PK-5591
  • BradentonIda M. Stewart Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 434 students
    0.6 miles
    7905 15th Ave Nw
    BradentonFL 34209
    (941)741-3176
    0.6PK-5434
  • BradentonJessie P. Miller Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 784 students
    2.1 miles
    601 43rd St West
    BradentonFL 34209
    (941)741-3300
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  • BradentonSea Breeze Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 624 students
    2.4 miles
    3601 71st St West
    BradentonFL 34209
    (941)741-3190
    2.4PK-5624
  • BradentonManatee High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 2463 students
    2.7 miles
    1 Hurricane Ln
    BradentonFL 34205
    (941)714-7300
    2.78-122463

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