Martin Luther King Junior Middle School (Closed 2010)

Martin Luther King Junior Middle School served 249 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 was lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
249 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
13:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
27%
20%
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Black
69%
9%
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White
1%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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