Martin Luther King Junior Middle School

601 Lilly St.
Madera, CA 93638
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Martin Luther King Junior Middle School serves 982 students in grades 7-8.
Martin Luther King Junior Middle 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (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 24% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Martin Luther King Junior Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Martin Luther King Junior Middle School's student population of 982 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students982 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Martin Luther King Junior Middle 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 Middle School is 0.14, 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
#8803 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
93%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
2%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.140.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadera Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Martin Luther King Junior Middle School is Mountain Vista Educational Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ripperdan Community Day (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Virginia Lee Rose Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Madera Virginia Lee Rose Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 753 students
    0.4 miles
    1001 Lilly St.
    Madera, CA 93638
    (559) 662-2662
    0.4 K-6 753
  • Madera Millview Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 697 students
    0.5 miles
    1609 Clinton St.
    Madera, CA 93638
    (559) 674-8509
    0.5 K-6 697
  • Madera Mountain Vista Educational Center Special Education School
    Grades: 12 | 21 students
    0.7 miles
    955 W. Pecan Ave.
    Madera, CA 93637
    (559) 675-4490
    0.7 12 21
  • Madera Ripperdan Community Day Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 46 students
    0.7 miles
    26133 Ave. 7
    Madera, CA 93637
    (559) 675-4500
    0.7 7-12 46
  • Madera Sierra Vista Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 580 students
    0.7 miles
    917 Olive Ave.
    Madera, CA 93638
    (559) 674-8579
    0.7 K-6 580

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