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 91
1 50
2 53
3 50
4 64
5 67
6 62
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Martin Luther King Junior Elementary is a public elementary school located in El Centro, CA in the El Centro Elementary School District. It enrolls 437 students in grades 1st through 12th. Martin Luther King Junior Elementary is the 4,027th largest public school in California and the 28,213th largest nationally. It has 25.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 437
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,213th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 4,027th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,420th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 4,317th out of 6,257

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Martin Luther King Junior Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 230
(53%)
2,683
(52%)
 Female 207
(47%)
2,518
(48%)

Martin Luther King Junior Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 430
(98%)
4,847
(93%)
 White 3
(1%)
208
(4%)
 Black 3
(1%)
64
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
49
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
24
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Martin Luther King Junior Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 360
(82%)
3,710
(71%)
 Not Eligible 50
(11%)
1,054
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(6%)
437
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Martin Luther King Junior Elementary is ranked 2,231st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Martin Luther King Junior Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.6%) is higher than the state average of 60.7%. 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 346
2006 382
2007 378
2008 383
2009 401
2010 380
2011 427
2012 407
2013 403
2014 417
2015 437

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.4
2006 21.8
2007 19.9
2008 19.7
2009 22.3
2010 N/A
2011 28.5
2012 28.1
2013 26.9
2014 26.1
2015 25.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.89595375722543
2006 0.8717277486911
2007 0.86772486772487
2008 0.90078328981723
2009 0.91022443890274
2010 0.97105263157895
2011 0.71194379391101
2012 0.90909090909091
2013 0.81885856079404
2014 0.8705035971223
2015 0.88558352402746

Compare Martin Luther King Junior Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,570.0% 25.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 88.6%
 

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