Martha B. King Middle School

  • Martha B. King Middle School serves 1,137 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Martha B. King Middle School operates within the Manatee School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1137 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,137 students
Martha B. King Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Martha B. King Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Martha B. King Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Martha B. King Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.64 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 18:1 16:1
Martha B. King Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Martha B. King Middle School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
30%
31%
Martha B. King Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
17%
23%
Martha B. King Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
50%
40%
Martha B. King Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Martha B. King Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Martha B. King Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.64 0.46
Martha B. King Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
56%
53%
Martha B. King Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
5%
5%
Martha B. King Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Manatee School District's student population of 47,726 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,675 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,709 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 24% over four years.
School District Name Manatee School District
Number of Schools
Managed
79
22
Number of Students Managed 47,726 10,184
Manatee School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $452 MM $122 MM
Manatee School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $407 MM $125 MM
Manatee School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,675 $12,021
Manatee School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,709 $12,230
Manatee School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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