Martin Luther King Junior Middle School

  • Martin Luther King Junior Middle School serves 1,102 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Martin Luther King Junior Middle School operates within the Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1102 students has grown by 16% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,102 students
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender %Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Total Teachers (2007-2015)
Students by GradeMartin Luther King Junior Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School American Indian Students (2007-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
42%
16%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
52%
26%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Black Students (2006-2015)
White
3%
50%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School White Students (2006-2015)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMartin Luther King Junior Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.560.66
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Diversity Score (2006-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
99%
52%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

  • Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District's student population of 145,636 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,899 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 60% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,588 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District NameCharlotte-mecklenburg s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
166
1
Number of Students Managed145,636912
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$2,297 MM$18 MM
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$1,530 MM$18 MM
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,899$10,864
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,588$10,591
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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