Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School

6910 Defoe Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80911 | (719) 391-3455
  • Grades: KG-6
  • Student Enrollment: 469
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 6910 Defoe Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80911
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Widefield 3 School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,675
  • Graduation Rate: 69.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.7
  • Enrolled Students: 8,851

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 469
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 30.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 240 (51.2%)
  • Females: 229 (48.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 80 (17.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 194 (41.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 274 (58.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian51.1%
Black9119.4%
Asian204.3%
Hispanic10422.2%
White24953.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten5411.5%
1st Grade6714.3%
2nd Grade6513.9%
3rd Grade7014.9%
4th Grade6213.2%
5th Grade7616.2%
6th Grade7516.0%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 71%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:29%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $41,318
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$34,03836%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$45,36264%
Source: CO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 30, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I love this school and I am so glad that I put my daughter into it.

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