Martin Luther King Early Childhood Center

  • Martin Luther King Early Childhood Center serves 60 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 60%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 74%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • Martin Luther King Early Childhood Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Martin Luther King Early Childhood Center's student population of 60 students has declined by 57% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students60 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Martin Luther King Early Childhood Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,707 schools in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 3:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Martin Luther King Early Childhood Center is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)30-34%
60%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)50-54%
74%
Student : Teacher Ratio3:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
66%
45%
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Black
21%
5%
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White
10%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.510.65
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoosevelt Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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