Martin Luther King School (Closed 2008)

  • Martin Luther King School served 144 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%.
  • Martin Luther King School operated within the New Haven School District.
  • New Haven School District's 78% graduation rate was lower than the Connecticut state average of 88%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students144 students
Martin Luther King School Total Students (2005-2007)
Gender %Martin Luther King School Gender
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Martin Luther King School Total Teachers (2005-2006)
Students by GradeMartin Luther King School Student By Grade

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Student : Teacher Ration/a13:1
Martin Luther King School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2006)
Hispanic
13%
23%
Martin Luther King School Black Students (2005-2007)
Black
85%
13%
Martin Luther King School Black Students (2005-2007)
White
2%
56%
Martin Luther King School White Students (2006-2007)
All Ethnic GroupsMartin Luther King School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.260.42
Martin Luther King School Diversity Score (2005-2007)
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
33%
Martin Luther King School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2007)

District Comparison

School District NameNew Haven School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
4
Number of Students Managed21,6691,534
New Haven School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)
19%
44%
District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)
34%
58%
District Graduation Rate
(15-16)
78%
88%
District Total Revenue$472 MM$31 MM
District Spending$451 MM$30 MM
District Revenue / Student$22,337$20,313
District Spending / Student$21,307$19,375
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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