Martin Luther King Elementary



Martin Luther King Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Martin Luther King Elementary Students by Grade
PK 33
K 76
1 73
2 60
3 67
4 70
5 75
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Martin Luther King Elementary is a public elementary school located in Montgomery, AL in the Montgomery County School District. It enrolls 454 students in grades 1st through 12th. Martin Luther King Elementary is the 415th largest public school in Alabama and the 26,042nd largest nationally. It has 14.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 454
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,042nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 415th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 483rd out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 438th out of 783

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Martin Luther King Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 238
(52%)
11,938
(51%)
 Female 216
(48%)
11,384
(49%)

Martin Luther King Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 436
(96%)
17,742
(76%)
 Hispanic 8
(2%)
1,229
(5%)
 White 7
(2%)
3,237
(14%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
339
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
16
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
752
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
7
(0%)

Martin Luther King Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 376
(83%)
15,779
(68%)
 Not Eligible 60
(13%)
6,229
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 18
(4%)
1,314
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Martin Luther King Elementary is ranked 203rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Martin Luther King Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 60.8%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Martin Luther King Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 314
2006 339
2007 301
2008 290
2009 311
2010 310
2011 485
2012 454

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.1
2006 13
2007 11.7
2008 12.2
2009 N/A
2010 14.8
2011 18.7
2012 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90764331210191
2006 0.88200589970501
2007 0.91362126245847
2008 0.92758620689655
2009 0.84244372990354
2010 0.84193548387097
2011 0.89072164948454
2012 0.86784140969163

Compare Martin Luther King Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 
This School 86.8%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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