Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School



Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 68
K 72
1 100
2 65
3 71
4 61
5 61
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Huntsville, AL in the Huntsville City School District. It enrolls 498 students in grades 1st through 12th. Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School is the 377th largest public school in Alabama and the 22,122nd largest nationally. It has 19.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 498
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.04
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,122nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 377th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 715th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 453rd out of 782

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Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 253
(51%)
8,581
(51%)
 Female 245
(49%)
8,225
(49%)

Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 385
(77%)
6,522
(39%)
 White 49
(10%)
6,778
(40%)
 Hispanic 38
(8%)
2,131
(13%)
 Two or More 25
(5%)
944
(6%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
284
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
92
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
55
(0%)

Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 314
(63%)
6,683
(40%)
 Not Eligible 184
(37%)
10,012
(60%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
111
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School is ranked 264th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.1%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.9%. 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 Jr Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 243
2006 231
2007 272
2008 299
2009 273
2010 373
2011 383
2012 417
2013 398
2014 469
2015 498

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.2
2006 12
2007 14.6
2008 15.9
2009 16.7
2010 14.2
2011 14.4
2012 12.3
2013 14.3
2014 16.6
2015 19.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91769547325103
2006 0.9004329004329
2007 0.83823529411765
2008 0.82943143812709
2009 0.86813186813187
2010 0.88471849865952
2011 0.89556135770235
2012 0.91846522781775
2013 0.91206030150754
2014 0.60127931769723
2015 0.63052208835341

Compare Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
1,990.0% 19.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 63.1%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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