Martin Luther King Junior High School

  • Martin Luther King Junior High School serves 3,324 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Martin Luther King Junior High School operates within the Riverside Unified School District.
  • Riverside Unified School District's 80% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 3324 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 125 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,324 students
Martin Luther King Junior High School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender %Martin Luther King Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers125 teachers
Martin Luther King Junior High School Total Teachers (2000-2015)
Students by GradeMartin Luther King Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio27:124:1
Martin Luther King Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Martin Luther King Junior High School American Indian Students (2001-2009)
Asian
11%
11%
Martin Luther King Junior High School Asian Students (2001-2015)
Hispanic
32%
54%
Martin Luther King Junior High School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
10%
6%
Martin Luther King Junior High School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
45%
24%
Martin Luther King Junior High School White Students (2001-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Martin Luther King Junior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Martin Luther King Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMartin Luther King Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.680.64
Martin Luther King Junior High School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
22%
50%
Martin Luther King Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
9%
Martin Luther King Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Riverside Unified School District's student population of 42,234 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,593 in this district is less than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,930 is less than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NameRiverside Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
49
4
Number of Students Managed42,2341,597
Riverside Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate80%83%
Riverside Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue$409 MM$21 MM
Riverside Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$380 MM$21 MM
Riverside Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$9,593$12,988
Riverside Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$8,930$12,986
Riverside Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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