Martin Luther King Junior School # 6



Martin Luther King Junior School # 6 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Martin Luther King Junior School # 6 Students by Grade
PK 190
K 355
1 329
2 304
3 210
4 114
5 130
6 112
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 25

Martin Luther King Junior School # 6 is a public elementary school located in Passaic, NJ in the Passaic City Public Schools. It enrolls 1,769 students in grades 1st through 12th. Martin Luther King Junior School # 6 is the 3rd largest public school in New Jersey and the 86th largest nationally. It has 20.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,769
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 88
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 86th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 3rd out of 1,567
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 1,475th out of 1,494
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 14th out of 1,494

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Martin Luther King Junior School # 6 Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 897
(51%)
4,676
(51%)
 Female 872
(49%)
4,426
(49%)

Martin Luther King Junior School # 6 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,637
(93%)
8,343
(92%)
 Black 114
(6%)
484
(5%)
 White 12
(1%)
89
(1%)
 Asian 5
(0%)
162
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
21
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Martin Luther King Junior School # 6 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,420
(80%)
7,132
(78%)
 Not Eligible 295
(17%)
1,563
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 54
(3%)
407
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,480 ranked schools in New Jersey, Martin Luther King Junior School # 6 is ranked 3rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Martin Luther King Junior School # 6 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 41.0%. 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 School # 6 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1089
2006 1041
2007 1076
2008 1152
2009 1146
2010 1155
2011 1143
2012 1769

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 12.4
2007 17.4
2008 11.7
2009 15.3
2010 17.5
2011 14.1
2012 20.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.84113865932048
2006 0.87031700288184
2007 0.81412639405204
2008 0.9296875
2009 0.94677137870855
2010 0.94025974025974
2011 0.95188101487314
2012 0.83323911814585

Compare Martin Luther King Junior School # 6 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,151.7% 11.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,010.0% 20.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 83.3%
 

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