Martin Luther King Jr. Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,576
Best Middle School in California
#353
 Rating 7 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District Oceanside Unified
Type Public
 Phone (760)967-1122
 Location 1290 Ivey Ranch Rd.
Oceanside, CA 92057
Charter School No

Martin Luther King Jr. Middle has an academic rating somewhat above the average for California middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 353rd in the best public middle schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Martin Luther King Jr. Middle student body is predominantly Hispanic with a sizeable White population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White29.4%463
Black5.6%88
Hispanic48%757
Asian Pacific9.5%150
Native American Indian0.3%4
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander2.9%45
Two or more races4.4%69

Family Income

vs. other California middle schools
Upper 33%

39% 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 upper-middle income and rank 450th in California for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade519
7th Grade483
8th Grade574
Total1,576

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
50%
Rank in California
353rd
Rating
7 out of 10

Students at Martin Luther King Jr. Middle scored an average 50% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is somewhat above the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 26.1% of California middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls44%64%
Boys43%50%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander60% to 64%*65% to 69%*
Black25% to 29%*40% to 44%*
Hispanic32%46%
Multiracial40% to 49%*70% to 79%*
White58%73%
With Disabilites10% to 14%*15% to 19%*
Limited English6% to 9%*6% to 9%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%10%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate13%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.1%2
Boys0%0
Girls0.3%2
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0.1%2
Boys0.3%2
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.7%11
Boys0.9%7
Girls0.5%4
California Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students4.6%70
Boys5.4%42
Girls3.6%28

Location

Martin Luther King Jr. Middle
1290 Ivey Ranch Rd.
Oceanside, CA
92057
(760)967-1122

8 out of 10 1

District

Oceanside Unified
Oceanside, CA