PROFICIENCY 61% 59% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
53%Berkeley Unified
53%Berkeley
38%California

Martin Luther King Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Berkeley Unified" in Berkeley, CA. There are a total of 957 students and 49 teachers at Martin Luther King Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 286 free lunch students and 58 reduced lunch students.

Martin Luther King Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 60.5%, which is 59% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students957
Teachers48.72
Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch286
Reduced lunch58

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Martin Luther King Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All58%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
663%
755%
857%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All63%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
672%
756%
860-64%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Martin Luther King Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White 42.5% 37.3% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 17.0% 19.7% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 8.9% 8.3% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 18.7% 21.9% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.2% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 12.2% 12.1% 3.1% 3.1%

Berkeley demographics profile

StatisticBerkeleyCaliforniaNational
Population118,58539,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)11,32225691
Median age31.436.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)36%52%55%
Speak English72%56%79%
Speak Spanish8%29%13%

Education level achieved in Berkeley

IndexBerkeleyCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade95.0%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school94.8%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college88.9%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree76.1%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors71.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters38.5%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree15.6%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate9.0%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Martin Luther King Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.