Martin Luther King Junior Elementary



Martin Luther King Junior Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Martin Luther King Junior Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 98
1 79
2 78
3 79
4 71
5 90
6 80
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Martin Luther King Junior Elementary is a public elementary school located in Hanford, CA in the Hanford Elementary School District. It enrolls 575 students in grades 1st through 12th. Martin Luther King Junior Elementary is the 2,490th largest public school in California and the 15,078th largest nationally. It has 20.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 575
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,078th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,490th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,134th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,319th out of 6,159

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Martin Luther King Junior Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 293
(51%)
2,264
(49%)
 Male 282
(49%)
2,360
(51%)

Martin Luther King Junior Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 473
(82%)
3,255
(70%)
 White 46
(8%)
885
(19%)
 Black 33
(6%)
271
(6%)
 Asian 19
(3%)
107
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
21
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
82
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Martin Luther King Junior Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 438
(76%)
3,283
(71%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 80
(14%)
491
(11%)
 Not Eligible 57
(10%)
850
(18%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Martin Luther King Junior Elementary is ranked 1,145th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Martin Luther King Junior Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Martin Luther King Junior Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 570
2006 567
2007 568
2008 610
2009 606
2010 585
2011 573
2012 575

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.4
2006 21
2007 18.9
2008 20.3
2009 20.9
2010 N/A
2011 20.1
2012 20.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.77543859649123
2006 0.74955908289242
2007 0.78345070422535
2008 0.8
2009 0.83168316831683
2010 0.86666666666667
2011 0.8673647469459
2012 0.90086956521739

Compare Martin Luther King Junior Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,050.0% 20.5:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 90.1%
 

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