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 0
K 103
1 112
2 89
3 121
4 91
5 102
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 Columbus, GA in the Muscogee County School District. It enrolls 618 students in grades 1st through 12th. Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School is the 668th largest public school in Georgia and the 12,472nd largest nationally. It has 17.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 618
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,472nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 668th out of 1,349
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,150th out of 1,337
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 847th out of 1,337

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Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 317
(51%)
11,116
(49%)
 Male 301
(49%)
11,726
(51%)

Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 451
(73%)
13,297
(58%)
 Hispanic 143
(23%)
1,982
(9%)
 Two or More 15
(2%)
1,140
(5%)
 White 8
(1%)
5,774
(25%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
50
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
554
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
45
(0%)

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

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 615
(100%)
16,293
(71%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
5,551
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
998
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,336 ranked schools in Georgia, Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School is ranked 250th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Martin Luther King- Junior Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 65.3%. 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 504
2006 511
2007 464
2008 553
2009 605
2010 642
2011 679
2012 659
2013 684
2014 613
2015 618

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.6
2006 18.1
2007 16.6
2008 16.3
2009 18.6
2010 17.7
2011 18.6
2012 18.3
2013 17.7
2014 16.8
2015 17.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90277777777778
2006 0.93150684931507
2007 0.93965517241379
2008 0.8245931283906
2009 0.92231404958678
2010 0.84267912772586
2011 0.94256259204713
2012 0.94081942336874
2013 0.99561403508772
2014 1
2015 0.99514563106796

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

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,431.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,710.0% 17.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.3%
 
This School 99.5%
 

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