Martin Luther King Junior Middle School



Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 246
7 210
8 203
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Martin Luther King Junior Middle School is a public elementary school located in Beltsville, MD in the Prince George'S County Public Schools. It enrolls 659 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 659
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 41

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Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 332
(50%)
47,299
(51%)
 Female 327
(50%)
44,910
(49%)

Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 383
(58%)
54,781
(59%)
 Hispanic 130
(20%)
28,927
(31%)
 Asian 72
(11%)
2,464
(3%)
 White 50
(8%)
4,215
(5%)
 Two or More 22
(3%)
1,250
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
217
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
355
(0%)

Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 348
(53%)
31,057
(34%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 238
(36%)
54,120
(59%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 73
(11%)
7,032
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Martin Luther King Junior Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.2%) is slightly lower than the state average of 48.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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 Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 733
2006 732
2007 757
2008 854
2009 874
2010 687
2011 625
2012 652
2013 656
2014 669
2015 659

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.3
2006 16.3
2007 14.8
2008 16.4
2009 14.3
2010 13.5
2011 14.9
2012 15.2
2013 15.3
2014 15.6
2015 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.34379263301501
2006 0.37158469945355
2007 0.36195508586526
2008 0.40515222482436
2009 0.47482837528604
2010 0.43959243085881
2011 0.4128
2012 0.41717791411043
2013 0.4405487804878
2014 0.51270553064275
2015 0.47192716236722

Compare Martin Luther King Junior Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 47.2%
 
State Average 48.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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