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School leader:  Kerby Bullard
3991 Snapfinger Rd
Lithonia, GA 30038

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(678) 874-5402
(678) 874-5410
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"Our mission embodies the vision of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
  • Coed / Single gender
    Coed
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Business, Career and Tech (vocational), Engineering...
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics...
  • World languages
    French, German, Spanish
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51 reviews

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Recent Reviews


Teacher effectiveness: Disagree
Submitted by a parent · January 11, 2017
The Spanish teacher is afraid of the students so she doesn't teach the class. The teachers don't communicate with the parents at all. The teachers don't offer any tutorials to assist with struggling students.

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Submitted by a parent · January 11, 2017
This is my daughter's 2nd year attending MLK and she is part of the JROTC program. She is doing well. She is a straight A student. My only issue is the scheduling. They continue to give her a gym class instead of a different elective when they... more

Amount of homework: no rating
Submitted by a student · July 01, 2016
Moderate not much is given. At least not enough for the students to reflect on.

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Submitted by a student · July 01, 2016
This school is a mockery to the late Martin Luther King Jr. It shows no form of effort to help better the students. Multiple outrageous situations happen in the school. Also the teachers don't care for the students at all they're lazy, rude, and... more

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About this school

The Martin Luther King, Jr. High School opened in August of 2001, as the newest high school in the DeKalb School system. This beautiful facility is home to grades 9-12. The Martin Luther King, Jr., High School is named for one of the greatest men in American history, and our mission embodies the vision of Dr. King, and promotes excellence in academics, leadership development, community service and character development.

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Last modified: January 11, 2017
Last modified Martin Luther King- Jr. High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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