Principal’s Message

 We are very proud of all of the accomplishments at MLK.  Our staff is committed to making an impact on student learning by providing a wide range of learning experiences. We welcome everyone to visit our campus and you will immediately see and feel that our learning environment supports student learning. We have worked very hard in helping our students to develop the necessary skills to have a greater voice for their thoughts and ideas. We are at the forefront in integrating technology as a way to change our pedagogical practices and to increase student engagement.

MLK Jr. makes the news!

MLK Jr. makes the news!

On December 3rd, 2014 Olympian Kim Conley spoke to our students about how you go from running during and All School Run to becoming an Olympic Athlete.  The Sacramento Running Association sponsored an Assembly promoting running, fitness, and healthy eating habits.  Two Running Suns from the Running Club, Sophia Iorio and Khristen Rhinghor, were interviewed by KCRA’s Brian Hickey about there reactions to the Kim Conley’s inspirational message. 

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What do you know about Common Core?

3 Key Ideas For Parents About the Common Core

Thinking Deeply-The Common Core emphasizes critical thinking. It requires students to analyze more, discuss more, evaluate more, justify more and explain their thinking & understanding deeply, especially in writing. Take-Away:Really thinking deeply is hard. Let it BE hard, help them talk it out.