Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School



Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 30
K 187
1 172
2 172
3 153
4 149
5 144
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School is a public elementary school located in College Park, GA in the Clayton County School District. It enrolls 1,007 students in grades 1st through 12th. Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School is the 88th largest public school in Georgia and the 1,163rd largest nationally. It has 19.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,007
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 51.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,163rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 88th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,314th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 251st out of 1,342

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Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 533
(53%)
19,450
(51%)
 Female 474
(47%)
18,458
(49%)

Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 895
(89%)
26,356
(70%)
 Hispanic 49
(5%)
7,457
(20%)
 Asian 41
(4%)
1,671
(4%)
 Two or More 11
(1%)
1,036
(3%)
 White 6
(1%)
1,282
(3%)
 American Indian 5
(0%)
79
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
27
(0%)

Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 893
(89%)
30,958
(82%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 63
(6%)
2,677
(7%)
 Not Eligible 51
(5%)
4,273
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School is ranked 29th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (94.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.6%. 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- Junior Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1020
2006 966
2007 903
2008 876
2009 889
2010 961
2011 957
2012 1007

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.5
2006 14.4
2007 14.3
2008 13.4
2009 15.2
2010 17.2
2011 16.2
2012 19.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.80882352941176
2006 0.85817805383023
2007 0.88261351052049
2008 0.86073059360731
2009 0.87064116985377
2010 0.91363163371488
2011 0.94148380355277
2012 0.9493545183714

Compare Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,970.0% 19.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 94.9%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School
College Park, GA
Public PK - 05 1,007 19.7:1  
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Public PK - 05 468 17.7:1 2 miles
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Public 06 - 08 813 19.6:1 3 miles
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Private PK - TK 122 2:1 3 miles
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Public PK - 05 648 19:1 3 miles
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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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