M. L. King School



M. L. King School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

M. L. King School Students by Grade
PK 47
K 36
1 44
2 43
3 43
4 43
5 35
6 29
7 35
8 28
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

M. L. King School is a public elementary school located in Hartford, CT in the Hartford School District. It enrolls 383 students in grades 1st through 12th. M. L. King School is the 360th largest public school in Connecticut and the 33,321st largest nationally. It has 11.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 383
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.3

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M. L. King School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 209
(55%)
8,692
(51%)
 Female 174
(45%)
8,410
(49%)

M. L. King School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 281
(73%)
5,281
(31%)
 Hispanic 74
(19%)
8,655
(51%)
 Two or More 21
(5%)
548
(3%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
498
(3%)
 White 3
(1%)
2,035
(12%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
16
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
69
(0%)

M. L. King School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 380
(99%)
14,275
(83%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
2,481
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
346
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, M. L. King School is ranked 92nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of M. L. King School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 40.2%. 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.

M. L. King School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 792
2006 665
2007 600
2008 522
2009 513
2010 469
2011 407
2012 383

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 15
2007 13.9
2008 10.9
2009 14.2
2010 13.4
2011 12.4
2012 11.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.60227272727273
2006 0.66766917293233
2007 0.995
2008 0.99425287356322
2009 0.99415204678363
2010 0.99360341151386
2011 0.98525798525799
2012 0.99216710182768

Compare M. L. King School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,120.0% 11.2:1
 
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 99.2%
 

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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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