Martin Luther King- Jr. Elementary School

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

(out of 10)

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

Test Scores by grade


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, who can be contacted at 465 children attend Martin Luther King- Jr. Elementary School and identify mostly as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 0% of the Martin Luther King- Jr. Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 58% of the 465 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 98% get reduced lunch prices. 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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