Martin Luther King, Jr Middle School

500 Bilmark Ave, Charlotte, NC 28213 | (980) 343-0698
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 869
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 869 middle school students from grades 6-8
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Melissa Dunlap
  • Fax: (980) 343-0700
  • Website: schools.cms.k12.nc.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
Date School Opened: 02-JUL-05
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
School District Details
  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,192
  • Graduation Rate: 66.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.5
  • Enrolled Students: 133,829

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 869
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 60.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 449 (51.7%)
  • Females: 420 (48.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 66 (7.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 708 (81.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 774 (89.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Martin Luther King, Jr Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian60.7%
Black53962.0%
Asian232.6%
Hispanic27731.9%
White242.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Martin Luther King, Jr Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade28532.8%
7th Grade27531.6%
8th Grade30935.6%
Source: NC 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 Martin Luther King, Jr Middle School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on EOG state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP Information (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201057.6%79.4%81.1%
200945.5%76.7%78.7%
 
Reading Test
201052.3%75.5%76.6%
200944.5%71.2%72.2%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201055.8%79.6%80.8%
200956.1%76.0%79.1%
 
Reading Test
201035.8%66.5%67.6%
200934.9%63.3%65.7%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201078.0%84.9%84.6%
200979.6%80.1%81.2%
 
Reading Test
201044.3%69.4%70.3%
200950.7%66.4%67.5%
 
Science Test
201027.0%70.5%73.5%
200937.2%64.4%68.3%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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