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Martin Luther King Jr. Middle


Overview

Student Enrollment
918
Best Middle School in California
#1314
 Rating 1 out of 10
Grades 7th grade to 9th grade
School District Madera Unified
Type Public
 Phone (559)674-4681
 Location 601 Lilly St.
Madera, CA 93638
Charter School No

Martin Luther King Jr. Middle has an academic rating significantly lower than the average for California middle schools based on its low test performance. It is ranked 1314th in the best public middle schools in California.

Demographics

Race

The Martin Luther King Jr. Middle student body is almost exclusively Hispanic with a small White population and has extremely low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White2.6%24
Black2.2%20
Hispanic93.2%856
Asian Pacific0.9%8
Native American Indian0.5%5
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%2
Two or more races0.3%3

Family Income

vs. other California middle schools
Lower 9.1%

86.9% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California middle school median of 55.5%. By this measure, Martin Luther King Jr. Middle students are largely low income and rank 1241st in California for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
7th Grade486
8th Grade432
Total918

Academics

State Standardized Test Performance

1 out of 10

Rank: 1314th in California

Students at Martin Luther King Jr. Middle scored an average 12% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly lower than the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 4% of California middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls8%21%
Boys5%13%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islanderless than 50%*less than 50%*
Black20% or less*20% or less*
Hispanic7%17%
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White20% or less*21% to 39%*
With Disabilites5% or less*5% or less*
Limited English5% or less*5% or less*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%10%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate11%

Safety and Discipline

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students1.1%8
Boys2.2%8
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0.3%2
Boys0.5%2
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.7%20
Boys3.5%13
Girls1.8%7
California Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students7%53
Boys9.2%34
Girls5.1%19

Location

Martin Luther King Jr. Middle
601 Lilly St.
Madera, CA
93638
(559)674-4681

1 out of 10 1

District

Madera Unified
Madera, CA