Thirteenth Avenue School Martin Luther King



Thirteenth Avenue School Martin Luther King Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Thirteenth Avenue School Martin Luther King Students by Grade
PK 41
K 62
1 56
2 66
3 66
4 61
5 51
6 49
7 61
8 41
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 157

Thirteenth Avenue School Martin Luther King is a public elementary school located in Newark, NJ in the Newark Public School District. It enrolls 711 students in grades 1st through 12th. Thirteenth Avenue School Martin Luther King is the 151st largest public school in New Jersey and the 7,503rd largest nationally. It has 11.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 711
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 60
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,503rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 151st out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 674th out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 115th out of 1,572

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Thirteenth Avenue School Martin Luther King Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 389
(55%)
14,143
(52%)
 Female 322
(45%)
12,850
(48%)

Thirteenth Avenue School Martin Luther King Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 593
(83%)
11,919
(44%)
 Hispanic 115
(16%)
12,724
(47%)
 White 2
(0%)
2,012
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
85
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
198
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
52
(0%)

Thirteenth Avenue School Martin Luther King Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 613
(86%)
21,028
(78%)
 Not Eligible 81
(11%)
4,776
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(2%)
1,189
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, Thirteenth Avenue School Martin Luther King is ranked 83rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Thirteenth Avenue School Martin Luther King students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 40.5%. 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.

Thirteenth Avenue School Martin Luther King Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 679
2006 598
2007 601
2008 637
2009 599
2010 494
2011 616
2012 N/A
2013 813
2014 702
2015 711

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10
2006 13.3
2007 13.7
2008 15.1
2009 15
2010 15
2011 16.3
2012 N/A
2013 10.4
2014 10.5
2015 11.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.56259204712813
2006 0.79264214046823
2007 0.68552412645591
2008 0.78335949764521
2009 0.90150250417362
2010 0.92914979757085
2011 0.89772727272727
2012
2013 0.88806888068881
2014 0.84900284900285
2015 0.88607594936709

Compare Thirteenth Avenue School Martin Luther King to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,180.0% 11.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 88.6%
 

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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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