Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School

  • Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School serves 452 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School's student population of 452 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students452 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#6396 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
99%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
n/a
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.020.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEl Centro Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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