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 111
1 95
2 84
3 87
4 77
5 68
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Martin Luther King Junior Elementary is a public elementary school located in Los Angeles, CA in the Los Angeles Unf School District. It enrolls 522 students in grades 1st through 12th. Martin Luther King Junior Elementary is the 3,091st largest public school in California and the 19,513th largest nationally. It has 23.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 522
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 22
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 19,513th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,091st out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,635th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,843rd out of 6,159

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Martin Luther King Junior Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 265
(51%)
239,075
(51%)
 Female 257
(49%)
227,963
(49%)

Martin Luther King Junior Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 347
(66%)
345,197
(74%)
 Black 169
(32%)
43,431
(9%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
1,939
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
27,887
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1,764
(0%)
 White 1
(0%)
45,323
(10%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1,497
(0%)

Martin Luther King Junior Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 282
(54%)
256,262
(55%)
 Not Eligible 238
(46%)
189,940
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 2
(0%)
20,836
(4%)
* 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 2,987th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Martin Luther King Junior Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (54.4%) is slightly lower than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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 924
2006 862
2007 817
2008 744
2009 637
2010 556
2011 537
2012 522

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.1
2006 19.6
2007 16.3
2008 18.6
2009 22
2010 N/A
2011 25.6
2012 23.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91450216450216
2006 0.9199535962877
2007 0.92166462668299
2008 0.89784946236559
2009 0.91365777080063
2010 0.51438848920863
2011 0.63873370577281
2012 0.54406130268199

Compare Martin Luther King Junior Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,370.0% 23.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 54.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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