Martin Luther King- Junior High School
Martin Luther King- Junior High School's student population of 1,544 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||1,544 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||96 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Martin Luther King- Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Martin Luther King- Junior High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (GA)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#1975 out of 2196 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Dekalb County School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Martin Luther King- Junior High School is Destiny Achievers Academy Of Excellence (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chapel Hill Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Browns Mill Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Lithonia Browns Mill Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 560 students
4863 Browns Mill Rd
Lithonia, GA 30038
(678) 676-8302 1.2 PK-5 560
- Decatur Narvie Harris Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 821 students
3981 Mcgill Dr
Decatur, GA 30034
(678) 676-9202 1.7 PK-5 821
The administration works on the buddy system instead of acting professional they choice to make it personal trying to intimidate and argue not only with the students but also the parents which takes away from what's really important the kids. Respect is earned and if you are displaying conduct like that In front of a parent I can only image what's done when parents aren't around
- Posted by Parent - Concerned
MLK IS A WELL RUN SCHOOL, THE ADMINISTRATION PUTS A LOT OF EFFORT IN ENSURING THAT THE STUDENTS ARE SAFE, AND THE TEACHERS ARE GIVEN SUPPORT SERVICES WHEN NEEDED,
- Posted by Parent - DJ.RE
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