Martin Luther King Junior Middle School

  • Martin Luther King Junior Middle School serves 617 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Martin Luther King Junior Middle School's student population of 617 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students617 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Martin Luther King Junior Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Martin Luther King Junior Middle School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#1793 out of 1,796 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Martin Luther King Junior Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Hispanic
n/a
15%
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Black
100%
23%
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White
n/a
50%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Martin Luther King Junior Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Scoren/a0.43
This chart display the diversity score of Martin Luther King Junior Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Martin Luther King Junior Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichmond City Pblc Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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