3716 Nutland Road
Monroe, LA 71202
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Martin Luther King Junior High School serves 304 students in grades 7-8.
Martin Luther King Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.

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School Overview

Martin Luther King Junior High School's student population of 304 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 54% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
304 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Martin Luther King Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (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 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1119 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
100%
43%
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White
n/a
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.00
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
2%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Students: 304 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00 (Btm 50%)

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