Martin Luther King Junior Middle School

Martin Luther King Junior Middle School serves 949 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School operates within the Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District.

Overview

The student population of 949 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 949 students
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Total Students (2006-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Total Teachers (2007-2013)
Students by Grade Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Asian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
34%
14%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Black Students (2006-2013)
Black
60%
27%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Black Students (2006-2013)
White
4%
52%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School White Students (2006-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Martin Luther King Junior Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC 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.
0.53 0.45
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Diversity Score (2006-2013)
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.
88%
47%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2013)
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 (2006-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 146,708 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,581 is higher than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 61% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,995 is higher than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 34% over four years.
School District Name Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
175
1
Number of Students Managed 146,708 1,330
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $1,699 MM $19 MM
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,620 MM $18 MM
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,581 $11,105
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,995 $10,880
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CharlotteHidden Valley Elementary School
    5100 Snow White Ln
    CharlotteNC 28213
    (980)343-6810
    0.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 831 students                      
  • CharlotteCrossroads Charter High School
    Charter School
    5500 North Tryon Steet
    CharlotteNC 28213
    (704)597-5100
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 250 students                      
  • CharlotteSugar Creek Charter
    Charter School
    4101 North Tryon St
    CharlotteNC 28206
    (704)509-5470
    Charter School

    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 878 students                      
  • CharlotteHighland Renaissance Academy
    125 West Craighead Rd
    CharlotteNC 28206
    (980)343-5511
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 464 students                      
  • CharlotteBriarwood Elementary School
    1001 Wilann Dr
    CharlotteNC 28215
    (980)343-6475
    1.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 721 students                      

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