PROFICIENCY 8% 79% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%West Contra Costa Unified
27%Richmond
38%California

Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "West Contra Costa Unified" in Richmond, CA. There are a total of 460 students and 20 teachers at Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1. There are a total of 407 free lunch students and 36 reduced lunch students.

Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 8.0%, which is 79% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students460
Teachers20
Student/Teacher ratio23:1
Free lunch407
Reduced lunch36

 

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
All6%
36-9%
46-9%
5<= 10%
6<= 10%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All10%
36-9%
4<= 5%
511-19%
620-29%
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.

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Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 2.4% 7.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 29.7% 18.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 6.3% 13.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 60.4% 58.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.8% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.4% 1.1% 3.1% 3.1%

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Leadership Public Schools: Richmond35%1.4Richmond, CA

Richmond demographics profile

StatisticRichmondCaliforniaNational
Population108,30338,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,60323291
Median age35.836.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%52%55%
Speak English48%56%79%
Speak Spanish35%29%13%

Education level achieved in Richmond

IndexRichmondCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade77.2%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school75.0%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college56.3%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.3%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors26.3%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters9.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.9%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%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.
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