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Martin Luther King Middle
1781 Rose St.
Berkeley, CA 94703

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  • School Type: Middle School
  • District: Berkeley Unified
  • Ranking compared to similar schools: 8
  • Achieved API growth target: Yes
  • Teachers with Full Credentials: 100%
  • Teachers with Emergency Credentials: 0%
  • School Schedule: Standard
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Class Size: 26
  • Core Academic Courses: 24
Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 19%
  • English learners: 8%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 8%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 40%
  • Special education within past two years: 13%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 3.86
(based on the 93% who responded)
Graduate School
 41%
College Graduate
 27%
Some College
 16%
High School
Graduate
 9%
Not a High School
Graduate
 6%

State Rank: 9 out of 101
API Score:
(2013)
8832
Student Ethnicity:
White
 40%
Hispanic/Latino
 19%
African American
 17%
Two or More
 12%
Asian
 10%
Filipino
 1%

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 94703:

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Berkeley High rank: 5 in Berkeley
Berkeley Technology Academy rank: 3 in Berkeley
Cragmont Elementary rank: 7 in Berkeley
Emerson Elementary rank: 7 in Berkeley
Jefferson Elementary rank: 9 in Berkeley
John Muir Elementary rank: 4 in Berkeley
Leconte Elementary rank: 6 in Berkeley
Longfellow Arts and Technology Middle rank: 7 in Berkeley
Malcolm X Elementary rank: 9 in Berkeley
Martin Luther King Middle rank: 9 in Berkeley
Oxford Elementary rank: 9 in Berkeley
REALM Charter High rank: 1 in Berkeley
REALM Charter Middle rank: 3 in Berkeley
Rosa Parks Environmental Science Magnet rank: 9 in Berkeley
Thousand Oaks Elementary rank: 8 in Berkeley
Washington Elementary rank: 8 in Berkeley
Willard Middle rank: 7 in Berkeley

Notes:
  1. The State Rank is determined by a school's API Score in comparison to all other schools in California. (1 is the worst, 10 is the best). An equal number of schools occupy each rank. * This rank comes from the 2013 California Academic Performance Index (API) Growth report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2013.
  3. Alternative Schools receive APIs but do not receive ranks
  4. Parent Education is the average of all responses where "1" represents "Not a high school graduate" and "5" represents "Graduate school."
  5. More information: 2012-13 Academic Performance Index Reports Information Guide (PDF; 629KB; 65pp.)