M L King Jr Elementary School

1108 West Fairview Ave, Urbana, IL 61801 | (217) 384-3675
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 299
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1108 W Fairview Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
  • Principal or Admin: Dr Jennifer Ivory-Tatum
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Urbana School District 116
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $12,831
  • Graduation Rate: 64.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 11.9
  • Enrolled Students: 4,038

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 299
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 32.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 9.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 140 (46.8%)
  • Females: 144 (48.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 30 (10.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 226 (75.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 256 (85.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
M L King Jr Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black15551.8%
Asian8428.1%
Hispanic72.3%
White3812.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For M L King Jr Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6120.4%
1st Grade5418.1%
2nd Grade4515.1%
3rd Grade5117.1%
4th Grade4715.7%
5th Grade4113.7%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.7%
District:
93.5%
State:
93.9%
Teacher Credentials (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Emergency or Provisional Credentials
School:
1.6%
District:
0.7%
State:
0.5%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that M L King Jr Elementary School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on ISAT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP Information (2010)
Making AYP For Reading Composite: Yes
Reading Composite Percentage
School:
76.2%
District:
71.9%
State:
74.4%
Making AYP For Math Composite: Yes
Math Composite Percentage
School:
74.5%
District:
74.7%
State:
80.5%

ISAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201074.5%80.8%86.4%
200971.7%80.7%85.2%
200881.0%81.8%85.1%
 
Reading Test
201066.7%72.9%73.7%
200956.0%64.6%72.2%
200871.5%73.9%71.8%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201069.8%77.6%85.9%
200975.0%79.3%85.8%
200880.9%82.8%84.6%
 
Reading Test
201071.0%69.4%73.7%
200977.7%71.9%73.8%
200869.0%68.5%73.2%
 
Science Test
201060.5%71.3%76.6%
200962.5%74.5%76.8%
200864.3%71.9%76.2%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201077.8%78.5%83.4%
200987.5%76.5%82.5%
200894.1%82.5%81.3%
 
Reading Test
201081.9%73.3%74.7%
200971.4%70.6%73.5%
200867.6%77.4%73.6%
 
Source: IL Department of Education 2009-2010

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