School 9-Dr Martin Luther King Jr

485 Clinton Ave North, Rochester, NY 14605 | (585) 325-7828
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 679
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 485 Clinton Ave N, Rochester, NY 14605
  • Principal or Admin: Sharon Jackson
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Magnet School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 679
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 65.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 334 (49.2%)
  • Females: 342 (50.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 20 (2.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 645 (95.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 665 (97.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
School 9-Dr Martin Luther King Jr Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.6%
Black25437.4%
Asian10.1%
Hispanic40759.9%
White101.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For School 9-Dr Martin Luther King Jr
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten142.1%
Kindergarten10315.2%
1st Grade10715.8%
2nd Grade10315.2%
3rd Grade9914.6%
4th Grade8612.7%
5th Grade8212.1%
6th Grade8512.5%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 91-100%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
92.0%
District:
90.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
1.0%
District:
2.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
1.0%
District:
1.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
16.0%
District:
5.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
10.0%
District:
5.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
8.0%
District:
3.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
3.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
12.0%
District:
15.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
18.0%
District:
22.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
20.0%
District:
30.0%
Source: NY 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 School 9-Dr Martin Luther King Jr performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on NYSTP state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies

NYSTP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201018.7%23.4%54.7%
200941.1%49.0%75.8%
200832.1%44.1%70.1%
 
Math Test
201044.1%27.7%59.1%
200975.5%79.0%92.9%
200878.2%70.5%89.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201018.3%30.1%56.7%
200936.6%57.0%76.9%
200842.5%52.2%71.1%
 
Math Test
201031.4%32.8%63.8%
200966.3%65.4%87.2%
200869.5%62.1%83.8%
 
Science Test
201059.0%72.0%89.0%
200969.0%76.0%88.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
20108.5%25.4%52.5%
200953.4%64.4%82.2%
200852.2%58.3%77.6%
 
Math Test
201022.5%29.5%64.6%
200979.7%68.2%88.1%
200851.1%59.3%83.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201072.0%76.0%86.0%
200968.0%77.0%86.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201027.4%31.9%54.2%
200953.0%69.7%80.9%
200831.6%56.3%66.9%
 
Math Test
201045.9%39.6%61.3%
200968.1%64.6%83.0%
200837.0%56.3%79.4%
 
Source: NY Department of Education 2009-2010

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