School Timeline logo

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. HIGH SCHOOL

Navigation: > >

Martin Luther King Jr. High School Overview

Martin Luther King Jr. High School is a part of the Dekalb County school district in Lithonia, Georgia. As of our last data update the school employs 100.00 full-time teachers. There are 1510 students of which 941 receive a free lunch and 139 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. HIGH SCHOOL
3991 SNAPFINGER RD
LITHONIA, GA 30038

Mailing Address

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. HIGH SCHOOL
3991 SNAPFINGER RD
LITHONIA, GA 30038

General Information

Level: High School
District: Dekalb County
Phone Number: 678-874-5402
School ID: 130174002479
Full-time Teachers: 100.00
Total Students: 1510
Eligible for Free Lunch: 941
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 139

Activities

Help by submitting activites, sports, events
Suggestions: school hours, events, sports, activities, clubs, school history, music and art programs, and after school programs.

School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 15.1 students per full-time teacher compared to the Georgia average of 15.38 students per full-time teacher.

Map Location

Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Martin Luther King Jr. High School Values
Legend mark for state points - Georgia Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.


Assessment Testing Scores and Results

2014 Georgia End of Course Tests (EOCT) Results
Ninth Grade Literature and Composition
Not Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
20.3%55.2%24.6%
American Literature and Composition
Not Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
8.7%69.1%22.2%
Biology
Not Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
45.5%44.3%10.2%
Coordinate Algebra
Not Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
87.3%11.8%1.0%
Economics
Not Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
16.1%49.3%34.6%
Analytic Geometry/Algebra II/Statistics
Not Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
86.2%13.8%0.0%
GPS Geometry
Not Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
75.0%25.0%0.0%
Physical Science
Not Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
42.4%46.5%11.1%
United States History
Not Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
49.3%40.1%10.6%

Source: Georgia Department of Education

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students73%51%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students89%88%
Math: All Female75-79%40-44%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female90-94%90-94%
Math: All Male65-69%55-59%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male85-89%80-84%
Math: High School73%51%
Reading and Language Arts: High School89%88%
Notes:
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for Dekalb County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for Dekalb County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. HIGH SCHOOL

130174002479

Compare to Nearby Schools:

Browns Mill Elementary School

4863 Browns Mill Rd Lithonia, GA 30038
Distance: ~1 miles

Narvie Harris Elementary School

3981 Mcgill Dr Decatur, GA 30034
Distance: ~2 miles

Chapel Hill Middle School

3535 Dogwood Farm Rd Decatur, GA 30034
Distance: ~2 miles

Chapel Hill Elementary School

3536 Radcliffe Blvd Decatur, GA 30034
Distance: ~2 miles

Salem Middle School

5333 Salem Rd Lithonia, GA 30038
Distance: ~2 miles

Edward L. Bouie Sr. Elementary School

5100 Rock Springs Rd Lithonia, GA 30038
Distance: ~2 miles

Closest Public Library Systems:

Dekalb County Public Library System

215 Sycamore Street Decatur, GA 30030
Distance: ~10 miles

Conyers Rockdale Library System

864 Green Street Conyers, GA 30012
Distance: ~10 miles

Clayton County Library System

865 Battle Creek Road Jonesboro, GA 30236
Distance: ~12 miles

Sources:
1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 - http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey