Martin Luther King Junior High School



Martin Luther King Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Martin Luther King Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 846
10 843
11 823
12 836

Martin Luther King Junior High School is a public high school of the Riverside Unified School District located in Riverside, CA. It has 3,348 students in grades 9th through 12th. Martin Luther King Junior High School is the 24th largest public high school in California and the 138th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 26.1 to 1.

Total Students: 3,348
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 128.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 138th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in California: 24th out of 2,635
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,222nd out of 2,608
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 35th out of 2,608

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Martin Luther King Junior High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 1,702
(51%)
10,027
(51%)
 Female 1,646
(49%)
9,704
(49%)

Martin Luther King Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,465
(44%)
5,041
(26%)
 Hispanic 1,075
(32%)
11,432
(58%)
 Asian 347
(10%)
1,026
(5%)
 Black 312
(9%)
1,515
(8%)
 Two or More 114
(3%)
541
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 27
(1%)
105
(1%)
 American Indian 8
(0%)
71
(0%)

Martin Luther King Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 2,312
(69%)
8,157
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 789
(24%)
9,497
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 247
(7%)
2,077
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Martin Luther King Junior High School is ranked 389th out of 2,578 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Martin Luther King Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (30.9%) is lower than the state average of 55.7%. 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 Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2971
2006 3016
2007 3021
2008 3055
2009 3062
2010 3079
2011 3063
2012 3239
2013 3325
2014 3324
2015 3348

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 32.7
2006 28.7
2007 24.3
2008 25.9
2009 27.4
2010 N/A
2011 27.5
2012 27.7
2013 27.4
2014 26.6
2015 26.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.10198586334567
2006 0.1356100795756
2007 0.095001655081099
2008 0.20163666121113
2009 0.29163945133899
2010 0.26502111075024
2011 0.026771139405811
2012 0.3247916023464
2013 0.29353383458647
2014 0.30445246690734
2015 0.30943847072879

Compare Martin Luther King Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,095.7% 21.0:1
 
2,610.0% 26.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 30.9%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 55.7%
 

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