Martin Luther King Elementary School

3800 Waldenwood Dr
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Martin Luther King Elementary School serves 504 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 91% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 83% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Martin Luther King Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Martin Luther King Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Martin Luther King Elementary School's student population of 504 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students504 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Martin Luther King Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Martin Luther King Elementary School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#12 out of 3119 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
45%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
5%
18%
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White
36%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.660.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnn Arbor School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Martin Luther King Elementary School is Huron High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clague Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thurston Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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