Welcome Message

Welcome from Principal Sharpe


We are delighted with your interest in our school.  You have just discovered the best-kept secret in the Pocket Area.

 We are a K-8 school with an emphasis on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM).  Our teachers incorporate technology in all that they do.  This is facilitated by the use of class sets carts of iPads, MacBooks, and Chromebooks that are rotated through the classrooms.  In addition, we have a computer lab that classes visit each week.  We offer after-school computer coding and Lego building as enrichment for our students.  We have an incredible Robotics Team that regularly competes in regional competition.

We offer before and after school care for all students Kindergarten thru 8th grade with two programs. Our Children’s Center offers before and after school care for Kindergarten thru 6th graders all year long, including during the summer months.  Our ASES After School Program provides activities, including a variety of enrichment programs, exercise, and homework help for students in 1st thru 8th grade.   

We have an open door policy and welcome you to stop by at any time to find out more.  Also, we’re thrilled to announce that we have launched a new app for our school that we encourage you to download today.  You can find it in the Apple and Android App Stores.  Please search for “Martin Luther King Jr. K-8″ You will find a wealth of information, including the latest news and happenings at MLK.  We look forward to seeing you soon.

Faye Sharpe