Martin Luther King Junior



Martin Luther King Junior Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Martin Luther King Junior Students by Grade
PK 0
K 49
1 74
2 66
3 56
4 69
5 56
6 78
7 39
8 62
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Martin Luther King Junior is a public elementary school located in Sacramento, CA in the Sacramento City Unf School District. It enrolls 549 students in grades 1st through 12th. Martin Luther King Junior is the 2,797th largest public school in California and the 17,166th largest nationally. It has 25.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 549
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25:1
Full Time Teachers: 22
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,166th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,797th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,471st out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,843rd out of 6,159

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Martin Luther King Junior Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 286
(52%)
14,583
(51%)
 Female 263
(48%)
14,226
(49%)

Martin Luther King Junior Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 170
(31%)
11,080
(38%)
 Black 154
(28%)
4,981
(17%)
 White 99
(18%)
5,511
(19%)
 Asian 84
(15%)
4,991
(17%)
 Two or More 34
(6%)
1,573
(5%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
211
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
462
(2%)

Martin Luther King Junior Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 252
(46%)
19,932
(69%)
 Not Eligible 239
(44%)
7,525
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 58
(11%)
1,352
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Martin Luther King Junior is ranked 2,745th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Martin Luther King Junior students on free and reduced lunch assistance (56.5%) 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 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 520
2006 524
2007 471
2008 444
2009 673
2010 652
2011 630
2012 549

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.3
2006 21.8
2007 21.8
2008 23.4
2009 23.2
2010 N/A
2011 32.5
2012 25

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.35192307692308
2006 0.3587786259542
2007 0.40552016985138
2008 0.42792792792793
2009 0.4888558692422
2010 0.54907975460123
2011 0.37301587301587
2012 0.56466302367942

Compare Martin Luther King Junior to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,500.0% 25.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 56.5%
 
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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