Martin Luther King Elementary School (Closed 2006)

3000 North Claymont Street

Wilmington, DE 19802

  • Martin Luther King Elementary School served 219 students in grades KG-5.
  • Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 53%.
  • Martin Luther King Elementary School operated within the Colonial School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 219 students
Martin Luther King Elementary School Total Students (1989-2005)
Gender % Martin Luther King Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Martin Luther King Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2006)
Students by Grade Martin Luther King Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 14:1
Martin Luther King Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2005)
Asian
n/a
4%
Martin Luther King Elementary School Asian Students (1992-1998)
Hispanic
7%
15%
Martin Luther King Elementary School Black Students (1989-2005)
Black
93%
31%
Martin Luther King Elementary School Black Students (1989-2005)
White
n/a
47%
Martin Luther King Elementary School White Students (1988-2004)
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.
0.13 0.52
Martin Luther King Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2006)
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.
80%
n/a
Martin Luther King Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2005)
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.
2%
n/a
Martin Luther King Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2005)

District Comparison

School District Name Colonial School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
1
Number of Students Managed 9,711 933
Colonial School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $134 MM $11 MM
Colonial School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $133 MM $10 MM
Colonial School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $13,809 $11,318
Colonial School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $13,708 $10,965
Colonial School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2006 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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    Grades: KG-8 | 418 students
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    Grades: KG-5 | 393 students
    0.8 miles
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    WilmingtonDE 19802
    (302)762-7156
    0.8KG-5393
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    Grades: 6-12 | 208 students
    0.8 miles
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    WilmingtonDE 19802
    (302)428-9501
    0.86-12208
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    1 miles
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