Martin Luther King Junior Middle School

Martin Luther King Junior Middle School serves 1,079 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School operates within the Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1079 students has grown by 28% over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,079 students
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
36%
15%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
57%
26%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
4%
51%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School White Students (2006-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Martin Luther King Junior 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.
0.55 0.65
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Diversity Score (2006-2014)
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.
85%
47%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
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.
4%
7%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District's student population of 142,991 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $16,770 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 96% over four years.
School District Name Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
165
1
Number of Students Managed 142,991 834
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,297 MM n/a
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $1,530 MM n/a
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,770 n/a
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,169 n/a
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Crossroads Charter High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kipp Charlotte Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hidden Valley Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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