MNPS Announcements

Get ready! School starts Aug. 6.  Click for MNPS site 

School Calendar
2014-2015 School Year
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August 6 - 1/2 day
11:20 dismissal
August 7
Students do not report
August 8
Students' Full Day of School
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We participate in the Tennessee CSH Program. Learn more.

CSH Health Fact:
Use a sunscreen with:
an SPF of at least 30 &
both UVA & UVB protection.

Melanoma is the deadliest
form of skin cancer causing
almost 8,000 deaths annually.

Welcome to Martin Luther King Academic Magnet School

Have a Wonderful Summer!

Congratulations to Ms. Renita and the amazing cafeteria staff for a perfect inspection score by the Metro Health Department!

Big News from MNPS: All students will receive breakfast & lunch FREE!  Read More.


Rising Seniors! Schedule your senior portraits!
Schedule a session with Prestige Portraits at one of their two locations this summer. 
Contact Prestige Portrait Studios online or by phone.

Franklin location:
212 E Main St,  Franklin, TN
(615) 628-8600

Gallatin location:
132 N Water Ave, Gallatin, TN
(615) 628-8600

Spirit Store Open Tuesdays, 11:30 - 12:30
Cash or checks only, please. Make checks payable to: MLK - PTSA.

Online Payments!
Make online payments for AP tests, and more!
PRINTABLE Directions for setting up an account and making payments

Awards & Recognition

Congratulations!  Regina T. & Jonathon T.  fantastic scholarships that pay for a "full ride" for four years!

Congratulations to all of our National Merit Scholars!
National Hispanic Recognition Scholar: Tommy M.
National Achievement Scholars: Oge O., Brennan S., & Regina T.
National Merit Scholars: Janie L. & Shu Z.
A shout out from MNPS congratulating these scholars.

MLK Has been nominated as a
2014 National Blue Ribbon School

The Nashville Scene's 2013 Best of Nashville votes are in...
MLK Voted the Best High School in the City!

Testing Calendar & Information

Planning for the 2014-2015 School Year:

* 8th grade Supply list

7th Grade Supply list

Summer Reading list provided by the English Language Arts Department.

*High School Summer Reading Guidelines

*Middle School Summer Reading Guidelines

Capstone, Seniors -  2014-2015

Visit our campus Proud Pearl Heritage MLK Spotlight

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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The Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools (MNPS) does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, creed, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, color, age, and/or disability in admission to, access to, or operation of its programs, services, or activities. MNPS does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices. Contact MNPS ADA Coordinator at 259-8531.

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.
Click on the links provided for more detailed information. <Complaint Process.>