School Details

Martin Luther King- Jr. Elementary School

3125 Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Albany, GA 31701
(229) 438-3502
1

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 465 students 13 students/teacher (GA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

67%
68%
80%

Middle Grades Writing Assessment (MGWA)

In 2011-2012 Georgia administered the Middle Grades Writing Assessment (MGWA) to students in grades 5 and 8. The MGWA is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2012
  • Dougherty County School District average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Martin Luther King- Jr. Elementary School is a public elementary school in Albany. The principal of Martin Luther King- Jr. Elementary School is Carolyn D Scott and can be contacted at cscott@dougherty.k12.ga.us. 465 children attend Martin Luther King- Jr. Elementary School and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 0% of the Martin Luther King- Jr. Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 58% of the 465 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 98% have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Martin Luther King- Jr. Elementary School is 13:1. Lamar Reese School of the Arts is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 98% 88%
White, non-Hispanic 0.9% 8%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 1%
Hispanic 0% 2%
Asian 0% 0.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 98% 82%
Limited English proficiency 0% 2%
Economically disadvantaged 58% 66%

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