Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1000 Mosby St
Richmond, VA 23223
Phone
(804) 780-8011
District
RICHMOND CITY PBLC SCHS
County
RICHMOND CITY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
641
Classroom Teachers
46

* According to NeighborhoodScout’s research of school performance, Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School ranks as one of the bottom 100 worst public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Virginia

1

(10 is best)

Better than 0.1% of VA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

80 60 40 20 0
30%
77%
32%
77%
27%
77%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

80 60 40 20 0
19%
78%
24%
79%
14%
76%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

80 60 40 20 0
27%
75%
23%
76%
30%
74%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
16
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 260 40.6%
Grade 7 188 29.3%
Grade 8 193 30.1%
Total 641 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.9% 13.7% 51.3%
Black 97.8% 67.4% 23.5%
Hispanic 0.9% 17.4% 17.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 1.2% 7.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 98.4% 87.6% 44.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 98.4% 87.6% 39.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 5.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 223,787 8,535,519
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,582.6 213
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.9% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 41.9% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.8% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 12.4% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 89,846 3,151,045
Single Parent Households With Children 12.5% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 85.0% 89.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 38.5% 38.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.8% 19.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.1% 17.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.1% 13.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.0% 16.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.0% 14.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.6% 10.8%
$15,000 or less 18.6% 8.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,752 $192,753,480 53.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $772 $19,195,780 5.4%
Staff $1,662 $41,325,630 11.5%
General Administration $74 $1,840,010 0.5%
School Administration $682 $16,957,930 4.7%
Operation $1,111 $27,625,015 7.7%
Transportation $596 $14,819,540 4.1%
Other $254 $6,315,710 1.8%
Total Support $5,152 $128,104,480 35.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,511 $37,571,015 10.5%
Total Expenditures $14,414 $358,404,110 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,221 $9,310,440,064 54.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $601 $774,840,016 4.5%
Staff $786 $1,013,471,409 5.9%
General Administration $192 $247,308,539 1.4%
School Administration $696 $897,204,222 5.2%
Operation $1,059 $1,365,187,909 7.9%
Transportation $611 $787,748,554 4.6%
Other $236 $303,985,152 1.8%
Total Support $4,180 $5,389,939,101 31.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,956 $2,522,476,445 14.6%
Total Expenditures $13,357 $17,222,713,230 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%