Martin L King Elementary School



Martin L King Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Martin L King Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 54
K 32
1 33
2 27
3 24
4 38
5 39
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Martin L King Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dixmoor, IL in the W Harvey-Dixmoor Psd 147 School District. It enrolls 247 students in grades 1st through 12th. Martin L King Elementary School is the 2,001st largest public school in Illinois and the 45,685th largest nationally. It has 123.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 247
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 123.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 45,685th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,001st out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,409th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,408th out of 2,415

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Martin L King Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 130
(53%)
605
(51%)
 Female 117
(47%)
592
(49%)

Martin L King Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 188
(76%)
755
(63%)
 Hispanic 59
(24%)
425
(36%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
16
(1%)

Martin L King Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 181
(73%)
1,017
(85%)
 Not Eligible 66
(27%)
180
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Martin L King Elementary School is ranked 1,203rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Martin L King Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.3%) is higher than the state average of 52.9%. 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 L King Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 370
2006 366
2007 337
2008 339
2009 338
2010 288
2011 309
2012 317
2013 290
2014 261
2015 247

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.1
2006 19.3
2007 19.8
2008 16.1
2009 16.9
2010 16
2011 18.2
2012 9.2
2013 145
2014 12.9
2015 123.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.93243243243243
2006 0.92896174863388
2007 0.8813056379822
2008 0.87610619469027
2009 0.88165680473373
2010 0.96527777777778
2011 0.76699029126214
2012 0.93059936908517
2013 0.98965517241379
2014 0.98467432950192
2015 0.73279352226721

Compare Martin L King Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
12,350.0% 123.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 73.3%
 

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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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