Martin Luther King Jr. Early College Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,454
College Readiness Index
26.6
Math Proficiency
1.9
Reading Proficiency
2.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 06–12 Grades
  • 1,217 Students
  • 70 Teachers

Martin Luther King Jr. Early College
19535 EAST 46TH AVE
DENVER, CO 80249

Phone: (720) 424-0420

District: Denver Public Schools

Overview

Martin Luther King Jr. Early College is ranked 34th within Colorado. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Martin Luther King Jr. Early College is 68 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 97 percent. Martin Luther King Jr. Early College is 1 of 30 high schools in the Denver Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1454
State Rank
#34

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,217
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 97%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 87%
Full-Time Teachers 70

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 62%
Proficient in Math 21%
College Readiness Index 26.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 06 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 30
Total Students 20,846
Proficient in Reading (district average) 45%
Proficient in Math (district average) 16%
College Readiness (district average) 30.5

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