Martin Luther King High School (Closed 2006)

122 Amsterdam Avenue
Martin Luther King High School served 281 students in grades 11-12.
Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 11-12
Total Students281 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (01-02)97 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2005-2006 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Student : Teacher Ration/a13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
42%
27%
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Black
53%
17%
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White
2%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.550.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch (01-02)
72%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (01-02)
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #23 School District
Source: 2005-2006 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Martin Luther King High School is High School For Law Advocacy And Community Justice (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Special Music School (0.1 miles away)
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