Academic excellence is the priority at Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School. All scholars are challenged and supported to meet and exceed rigorous state standards. King staff members foster relationships with each scholar and family as a means of supporting their academic success. As a dynamic professional learning community, King Staff members collaborate with the parents to provide a stimulating learning experience ensuring that all scholars become critical thinkers and problem solvers. King Elementary staff effectively implements current research and best practices to deliver cognitively planned lessons. Through high expectations King School scholars develop positive character traits such as being responsible and respectful citizens, thus securing their position as future leaders of our society.
The mission of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School is to create a culture of higher academic learning among all Kindergarten through Fifth grade scholars, their families, and surrounding communities by instilling in them an awareness and motivation towards obtaining a four year university degree. Recognizing that the school community inspires the highest level of academic commitment, scholars at King School are provided with a rigorous high quality instruction in order to meet and exceed the state standards in all the subject areas. King Elementary staff prepares all scholars with the knowledge and skills required to be productive members of their community.