Martin Luther King, Junior Elementary School

8801 Lake Placid Dr East, Jacksonville, FL 32208 | (904) 924-3027
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 394
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 8801 Lake Placid Dr E, Jacksonville, FL 32208
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Magnet School
School District Details
  • Duval County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,653
  • Graduation Rate: 59.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.2
  • Enrolled Students: 122,961

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 394
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 30.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 183 (46.4%)
  • Females: 208 (52.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 44 (11.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 280 (71.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 324 (82.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Martin Luther King, Junior Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black38798.2%
Asian10.3%
Hispanic20.5%
White10.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Martin Luther King, Junior Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6616.8%
1st Grade7318.5%
2nd Grade6015.2%
3rd Grade6616.8%
4th Grade6717.0%
5th Grade6215.7%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
76.7%
District:
71.9%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
12.3%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
6.6%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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