Martin Luther King Junior High School



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

Martin Luther King Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 171
8 189
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Martin Luther King Junior High School is a public high school of the City of Monroe School District located in Monroe, LA. It has 360 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 11.6 to 1.

Total Students: 360
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.02

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Martin Luther King Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 201
(56%)
1,640
(49%)
 Female 159
(44%)
1,692
(51%)

Martin Luther King Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 355
(99%)
2,771
(83%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
8
(0%)
 White 2
(1%)
497
(15%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
25
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
27
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Martin Luther King Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 322
(89%)
2,287
(69%)
 Not Eligible 25
(7%)
953
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(4%)
92
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Martin Luther King Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 57.4%. 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 High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 698
2006 733
2007 647
2008 565
2009 586
2010 543
2011 554
2012 360

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 16.5
2007 14.7
2008 14.3
2009 12.9
2010 11.8
2011 12.9
2012 11.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91833810888252
2006 0.91405184174625
2007 0.91035548686244
2008 0.90442477876106
2009 0.93856655290102
2010 0.93001841620626
2011 0.93140794223827
2012 0.93055555555556

Compare Martin Luther King Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,160.0% 11.6:1
 
1,438.2% 14.4:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 57.4%
 
This School 93.1%
 

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