Welcome to Martin Luther King Academic Magnet School
Congratulations to Michelle, Brennan, & Regina! Haslam Scholarship FINALISTS!
MLK is the only school in the state with 3 Haslam Finalists!
Learn more about the prestigious Haslam Scholarship Program at the University of Tennessee website.
Our Mission is to prepare students with proven academic talent for successful postsecondary study through a highly challenging curriculum that emphasizes science and mathematics.
State Tournament Bound!
Lady Royals Head to Murfreesboro!
All game times are central time:
Thursday, March 6th - 1:15 p.m.
Friday, March 7 - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 8 - 6:00p.m.
All games are streamed live:
(this link has a reputation for being very reliable)
Tournament brackets in pdf
The Championship Game is live on Nashville Ch. 58
Good Luck Lady Royals! Play Hard!
The MLK Academic Magnet Junior Senior Prom
Saturday, April 12, 2014
at the New Music City Center
Tickets will be on sale before school or during lunch beginning on February 10th in Coach King's classroom, room 105
Feb. 10th - Feb. 21st - $45.00
Feb. 24th -Mar. 14th - $55.00
Mar. 31st - Apr. 11th - $65.00
Please use our page: "This Week in Sports" in the Helpful Links column to the left for current athletic schedules.
MLK PTSA Newsletter
Each week the PTSA creates an MLK Newsletter with calendar items,
news and information for the MLK community.
MLK Partners in Education Book Club
Parents ~ Students ~ Teachers
Wednesday, April 9 in room 114 for a discussion about the attached article:
What Drives Success, by Amy Chua & Jed Rubenfeld
Our book club strives to:
-Develop relationships through reading & discussion
-Unite in our commitment to the education of our students
-Strengthen the connection between home & school
Please join us!
The 7th grade team
Presents PEP sessions, Parents Encouraging Parents, once each month during the school year.
Check the full schedule for dates and topics.
Dr. Register Proposes Changes to MLK Academic Magnet
Dr. Register's Proposal, presented to the School Board, September 10, 2013
Tennessean Article, September 11, 2013
Spirit Store Open Tuesdays, 11:30 - 12:30
Cash or checks only, please. Make checks payable to: MLK - PTSA.
Make online payments for AP tests, and more!
(Thanks to our fabulous secretary, Mrs. Gudger for making this possible!)
PRINTABLE Directions for setting up an account and making payments
Awards & Recognition
MLK Has been nominated as a 2014 National Blue Ribbon School
Mr. Alexander, MLK Middle School Teacher of the Year
Ms. Petty, MLK High School Teacher of the Year
The Nashville Scene's 2013 Best of Nashville votes are in...
MLK Voted the Best High School in the City!
Testing Calendar & Information
MLK Calendar with all 2013-2014 Test dates.
Final Exam Schedule will be posted here:
Planning for the 2014-2015 School Year
Summer Reading lists will be provided by the English Language Arts Department.
Reading lists or other summer work for **Advanced Placement courses will be linked here.
College Board will eliminate AP Physics B in 2014. It will be replaced
by a 2 year Physics course. This could impact students intending to take
Honors Physics as Juniors & AP physics as Seniors. Please see your counselor for more information to plan your schedule.
MNPS Captstone Manual - Click Here for Ms. York's MLK Senior Captsone Packet.
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We have a museum in our building! Click the "Our School" link to find our history and our school in the news. Partners of the Heart: Pearl High, a Brief History of Pearl High School - American Experience, PBS
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MNPS maintains an official complaint procedure that complies with the standards set aside by Federal Programs under No Child Left Behind. Complaints regarding Public School Choice and Supplemental Educational Services (SES) are covered under this procedure. It can be found by clicking on Complaint Process.
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