About This School
Magnet schools are public schools that offer a specialized curriculum or educational philosophy, often with a specific focus or theme. Magnet schools promote student diversity because they are open to students outside the normal school district boundaries and often attract high caliber students through competitive programs.
M L King Junior Lab Experimental School made AYP in 2010. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Illinois in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See M L King Junior Lab Experimental School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, M L King Junior Lab Experimental School had 11 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Illinois average is 16 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about M L King Junior Lab Experimental School's students and teachers. more
|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|Walker Elementary School 0.6 miles|
|Dr Bessie Rhodes Magnet School 0.7 miles|
|St Joan Of Arc Elementary School 0.8 miles||n/a|
|Dewey Elementary School 0.8 miles|
|John Middleton Elementary School 1 miles|
Enrollment (2011)Total: 534
Student Economic Level (2011)In 2011, M L King Junior Lab Experimental School had 43% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Illinois had 44% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Evanston CCSD 65 District Spending
In 2011, M L King Junior Lab Experimental School had 11 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Illinois average is 16 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in Evanston CCSD 65
About the ISAT
What is it?
The ISAT is an annual test used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students are assessed in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 4 and 7 in science.
How is it Scored?
Students are rated at one of four levels: academic warning, below standards, meets standards and exceeds standards. The goal is for all students to meet or exceed the state standards.