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 25
K 67
1 89
2 70
3 76
4 78
5 84
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 Jacksonville, FL in the Duval School District. It enrolls 489 students in grades 1st through 12th. Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School is the 1,590th largest public school in Florida and the 22,985th largest nationally. It has 17.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 489
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,985th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,590th out of 2,354
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 2,114th out of 2,252
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,814th out of 2,252

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Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 246
(50%)
49,521
(51%)
 Female 243
(50%)
46,816
(49%)

Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 465
(95%)
42,112
(44%)
 Two or More 13
(3%)
4,765
(5%)
 Hispanic 8
(2%)
10,307
(11%)
 White 3
(1%)
34,737
(36%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
3,931
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
214
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
271
(0%)

Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 400
(82%)
48,391
(50%)
 Not Eligible 89
(18%)
46,846
(49%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,100
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,316 ranked schools in Florida, Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School is ranked 1,036th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.8%) is higher than the state average of 61.4%. 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 541
2006 473
2007 531
2008 424
2009 391
2010 397
2011 477
2012 419
2013 466
2014 474
2015 489

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.2
2006 15.3
2007 16.9
2008 12
2009 13
2010 13.2
2011 17.7
2012 16.8
2013 15
2014 15.8
2015 17.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.76524953789279
2006 0.76955602536998
2007 0.69868173258004
2008 0.84198113207547
2009 0.82864450127877
2010 0.86649874055416
2011 0.83647798742138
2012 0.85441527446301
2013 0.74892703862661
2014 0.70675105485232
2015 0.81799591002045

Compare Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,397.3% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,750.0% 17.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.4%
 
This School 81.8%
 

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

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