Dr. Martin Luther King Junior Early Childhood Center No 52

Dr. Martin Luther King Junior Early Childhood Center No 52 serves 305 students in grades Prekindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Dr. Martin Luther King Junior Early Childhood Center No 52's student population of 305 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students305 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Dr. Martin Luther King Junior Early Childhood Center No 52 is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
78%
29%
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Black
16%
15%
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White
5%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.370.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElizabeth School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dr. Martin Luther King Junior Early Childhood Center No 52 is Simon Youth Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Benjamin Franklin School No. 13 (0.2 miles away)
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