Martin Luther King Jr Learning Center



Martin Luther King Jr Learning Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Martin Luther King Jr Learning Center Students by Grade
PK 31
K 66
1 85
2 82
3 84
4 73
5 72
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Martin Luther King Jr Learning Center is a public elementary school located in Dallas, TX in the Dallas Independent School District. It enrolls 493 students in grades 1st through 12th. Martin Luther King Jr Learning Center is the 2,895th largest public school in Texas and the 22,605th largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 493
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,605th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 2,895th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,890th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,717th out of 4,778

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Martin Luther King Jr Learning Center Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 260
(53%)
61,201
(51%)
 Female 233
(47%)
57,685
(49%)

Martin Luther King Jr Learning Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 354
(72%)
26,840
(23%)
 Hispanic 111
(23%)
83,628
(70%)
 American Indian 13
(3%)
392
(0%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
1,483
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
691
(1%)
 White 5
(1%)
5,780
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
72
(0%)

Martin Luther King Jr Learning Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 481
(98%)
103,456
(87%)
 Not Eligible 7
(1%)
12,754
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(1%)
2,676
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Martin Luther King Jr Learning Center is ranked 1,228th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Martin Luther King Jr Learning Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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 Learning Center Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 260
2006 361
2007 398
2008 321
2009 285
2010 253
2011 211
2012 496
2013 485
2014 502
2015 493

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 8.5
2006 10.9
2007 12.4
2008 11.5
2009 15.2
2010 14.1
2011 10.4
2012 15
2013 15.6
2014 15.2
2015 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91923076923077
2006 0.94459833795014
2007 0.87437185929648
2008 0.95638629283489
2009 0.96140350877193
2010 0.9604743083004
2011 0.95734597156398
2012 0.95967741935484
2013 0.9319587628866
2014 0.87051792828685
2015 0.98580121703854

Compare Martin Luther King Jr Learning Center to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 98.6%
 

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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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