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 grown by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 12% 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 increased from 18:1 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 (1987-2014)
Hispanic
25%
30%
Martha B. King Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
16%
23%
Martha B. King Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
56%
41%
Martha B. King Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Martha B. King Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Martha B. King Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 (1988-2014)
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 (1988-2014)
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 (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 46,705 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,132 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,537 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 11% 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 (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $435 MM $132 MM
Manatee School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $495 MM $140 MM
Manatee School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,132 $11,888
Manatee School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,537 $12,571
Manatee School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BradentonPalma Sola Elementary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 591 students6806 5th Ave Nw
    BradentonFL 34209
    (941)741-3179
    0.4PK-5591
  • BradentonIda M. Stewart Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 434 students7905 15th Ave Nw
    BradentonFL 34209
    (941)741-3176
    0.6PK-5434
  • BradentonJessie P. Miller Elementary School
    2.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 784 students601 43rd St West
    BradentonFL 34209
    (941)741-3300
    2.1PK-5784
  • BradentonSea Breeze Elementary School
    2.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 624 students3601 71st St West
    BradentonFL 34209
    (941)741-3190
    2.4PK-5624
  • BradentonManatee High School
    2.7 miles | Grades: 8-12 | 2463 students1 Hurricane Ln
    BradentonFL 34205
    (941)714-7300
    2.78-122463

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