PROFICIENCY 30% 21% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
33%Hanford Elementary
35%Hanford
38%California

Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Hanford Elementary" in Hanford, CA. There are a total of 604 students and 28 teachers at Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 436 free lunch students and 75 reduced lunch students.

Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 30.0%, which is 21% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students604
Teachers28
Student/Teacher ratio22:1
Free lunch436
Reduced lunch75

 

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 Jr. Elementary, 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
All22%
340-44%
415-19%
510-14%
615-19%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All38%
350-54%
435-39%
525-29%
635-39%
7n/a
8n/a
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 Jr. Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White 7.3% 17.8% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 5.2% 5.2% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 3.2% 2.4% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 82.9% 71.8% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.6% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.7% 1.8% 3.1% 3.1%

Hanford demographics profile

StatisticHanfordCaliforniaNational
Population54,91239,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3,24725691
Median age31.936.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%52%55%
Speak English65%56%79%
Speak Spanish29%29%13%

Education level achieved in Hanford

IndexHanfordCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade81.3%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school80.0%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college56.4%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree27.6%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors18.2%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters5.5%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.