Martin Luther King Junior Academy (Closed 2014)

Martin Luther King Junior Academy served 48 students in grades 5-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 20-29% (which was lower than the California state average of 59%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 40-49% (which was lower than the California state average of 57%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 was lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment was 96% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
48 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
20-29%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
40-49%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
12%
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Hispanic
23%
54%
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Black
56%
5%
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White
4%
23%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
5%
9%
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Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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