Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School

Grades K - 5th   District 3   527 Students

350 Thirtieth Avenue Columbus, GA 31903
Phone 706-683-8815 , Fax 706-683-8819

School Website: http://www.orgsites.com/ga/mlkjr

The mission of Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary is to empower students to reach their fullest potential and embrace learning experiences and opportunities to become college and career ready, productive citizens and lifelong learners.

Our students are able to participate in:

  • STEAM Club
  • Green Club
  • Guitar Club
  • Reading Club
  • Boys of Distinction
  • Junior STEAM Club
  • Student Leadership Team
  • Safety Patrol
  • Student Broadcasting Team

School Accolades

  • 2016 Community Urban Forestry Award (Keep Columbus Beautiful)
  • 2016 Keep Columbus Beautiful Commission Gateway School-Promoting good environmental stewardship
  • 2016 Partners In Education Project of the Year for Success Factor #2: Growing Career Opportunities
  • 2016 Rising Star South Atlantic Division for the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Muscogee County

Partners In Education

  • Muscogee County Sheriff's Office
  • St. Mary's Road United Methodist Church
  • iHeart Media
  • Legacy Dealership
  • Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club of Columbus, GA
  • Kappa Epsilon Psi

Principal Dr. Barbara Weaver

Dr. Barbara Weaver
Weaver.Barbara@muscogee.k12.ga.us
Kevin Aviles
Asst. Principal / Academic Dean
Kevin Aviles

Aviles.Kevin.D@muscogee.k12.ga.us


Board Representatives
Vanessa Jackson [District 3]
Kia Chambers [at large]