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
6 251
7 239
8 201
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Martin Luther King Junior Middle School is a public elementary school located in Richmond, VA in the Richmond City Public Schools. It enrolls 691 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 691
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.5

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Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 351
(51%)
9,193
(49%)
 Male 340
(49%)
9,466
(51%)

Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 667
(97%)
13,721
(74%)
 White 13
(2%)
1,812
(10%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
282
(2%)
 Hispanic 4
(1%)
2,478
(13%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
336
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
23
(0%)

Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 688
(100%)
17,305
(93%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
1,354
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* 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 (99.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.7%. 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 Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 797
2006 715
2007 612
2008 553
2009 665
2010 731
2011 706
2012 644
2013 647
2014 729
2015 691

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.2
2006 10
2007 18
2008 14.9
2009 17.1
2010 17.4
2011 19.5
2012 12.9
2013 12.7
2014 13.9
2015 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.98368883312422
2006 0.9958041958042
2007 0.99509803921569
2008 0.99457504520796
2009 0.9984962406015
2010 0.99589603283174
2011 0.9957507082153
2012 0.99534161490683
2013 0.93508500772798
2014 0.96296296296296
2015 0.99565846599132

Compare Martin Luther King Junior Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 99.6%
 

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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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