Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School

  • Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School serves 303 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School's student population of 303 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students303 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#9103 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
16%
11%
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Hispanic
9%
54%
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Black
55%
6%
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White
12%
24%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.650.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOakland Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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