Welcome to the virtual video of tour of the new Martin Luther King Jr. Campus. Due to health precautionary measures that protect our students, teachers and school staff, we cannot conduct interior tours. Please explore the special spaces and features by watching the video clips below.

Virtual Aerial Tour

  • a view from the Northeast to Southeast
  • a view from the Northwest to Southwest

New Entrance & Lobby

  • Breakthrough-North Mural
  • Modern Lighting fixtures
  • After-school/Pre-school space
  • Refurbished brass railings
  • State-of the art security systems
  • Chair lift for Accessibility
  • Restored Coffered Ceilings and Terrazzo Flooring

Original Entrance

New Dining Hall

  • Murals of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and quotations
  • Operable Partition between Dining for enlarged Community Space/Gatherings
  • 2-Story Space with access to Outdoor Courtyard
  • Portraits of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

“Inspiration Way” Hallway


  • New Equipment and Servery Areas
  • Coming soon at the end of October, 2020
  • Restored Windows to original design aesthetic
  • New Wood Flooring
  • New Basketball hoops
  • Inspirational quotes on acoustic wall panels
  • Restored Spectator Mezzanine with New Seats

New Gymnasium

Media Center

  • Original stained glass windows restored
  • Distinct areas for each school
  • Upgraded Lighting
  • SMART Boards
  • Central Circulation Desk
  • Mobile Shelving for Flexibility
  • Projector and screen
  • Rock-climbing wall
  • Basketball Hoops
  • Operable Partition between Dining for enlarged Community Space/Gatherings

Multipurpose Room

Elementary Classroom (Breakthrough Magnet School – North)

  • SMART Board
  • Mobile Tablet Cart
  • Mix of Tables and Trapezoid Shaped Desks for flexibility
  • Area Rug Reading Area
  • Appliances for in-Room Dining
  • Connected Flex Spaces with Mirrored Glass Window
  • Bathrooms in some Pre-K classrooms
  • SMART Board
  • Standing height mobile tables and stools
  • Prep Rooms with new Science equipment

Middle School Classroom (Martin Luther King Jr. Social Justice Middle School)


  • Coming soon at the end of December 2020
  • Preservation of historic detailing
  • New Fixed Seating
  • State of the Art Technology and Presentation equipment
  • Pottery wheels and kiln
  • Mobile Tables
  • SMART Board
  • Easels

Middle School Art Room

Professional Learning Room

  • Projector & screen
  • Audio/Video system
  • Social Justice Mural
  • Mobile Tables and Chairs for Flexibility
  • Dressing rooms for stage
  • Sounds Absorbing and Reflective Panels
  • Instrument Storage Cabinets
  • Electronic Pianos
  • Keyboarding stations

MLK Vocal & Band Rooms

Breakthrough-North Music Room

  • Electronic Piano
  • Sounds Absorbing and Reflective Panels
  • Mobile Risers
  • Enclosed courtyard
  • Recycled rubber surface
  • Playscapes for 2 age groups
  • Direct Access by Pre-K Rooms & Multipurpose Space

Outdoor Playscapes

Middle School & Elementary School STEM Labs

  • Safety equipment
  • Hanging electrical Outlets
  • 3-D Printers
  • MLK Green Lockers
  • Modern Bench Seating
  • Attractive, modern sinks
  • Safety flooring

Locker Rooms and Coaches’ Offices

Basketball Court & Outdoor Patio

  • Recycled rubber surface
  • Mobile Basketball Hoops

Outdoor “Classrooms”

  • U-shaped seating
  • Enclosed Garden with Storage Shed
  • Restored decorative plaster work
  • Original terrazzo floors

General Restorations

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Plaque

  • Located in Lobby