Martin Luther King Middle School



Martin Luther King Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Martin Luther King Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 346
7 346
8 335
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Martin Luther King Middle School is a public elementary school located in Berkeley, CA in the Berkeley Unified School District. It enrolls 1,027 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 21.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,027
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21:1
Full Time Teachers: 48.84

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Martin Luther King Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 541
(53%)
3,596
(52%)
 Female 486
(47%)
3,298
(48%)

Martin Luther King Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 488
(48%)
2,641
(38%)
 Hispanic 183
(18%)
1,633
(24%)
 Black 137
(13%)
1,119
(16%)
 Two or More 131
(13%)
962
(14%)
 Asian 81
(8%)
515
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
13
(0%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
11
(0%)

Martin Luther King Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 666
(65%)
4,174
(61%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 289
(28%)
2,269
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 72
(7%)
451
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Martin Luther King Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (35.2%) is lower than the state average of 60.7%. 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 Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 762
2006 830
2007 759
2008 900
2009 931
2010 965
2011 920
2012 880
2013 915
2014 957
2015 1027

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 17
2007 12.7
2008 17.7
2009 17.2
2010 N/A
2011 18.7
2012 18.8
2013 18.8
2014 19.6
2015 21

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.44619422572178
2006 0.37951807228916
2007 0.47826086956522
2008 0.40444444444444
2009 0.44897959183673
2010 0.45181347150259
2011
2012 0.38636363636364
2013 0.40983606557377
2014 0.3594566353187
2015 0.35150925024343

Compare Martin Luther King Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,100.0% 21.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 35.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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