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Martin Luther King, Jr.
480 Little River Way
Sacramento, CA 95831

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  • School Type: Elementary School
  • District: Sacramento City Unified
  • Ranking compared to similar schools: 1
  • Achieved API growth target: No
  • API Score to meet growth target: 759
  • School Schedule: Standard
  • Grades: K-8
  • K-3 Class Size: 25
  • Grades 4-6 Class Size: 27
  • Core Academic Courses: 27
Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 13%
  • English learners: 13%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 7%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 66%
  • Special education within past two years: 13%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 2.79
(based on the 64% who responded)
Graduate School
 12%
College Graduate
 12%
Some College
 31%
High School
Graduate
 31%
Not a High School
Graduate
 13%

State Rank: 2 out of 101
API Score:
(2012)
7542
Student Ethnicity:
Hispanic/Latino
 30%
African American
 29%
Asian
 17%
White
 15%
Two or More
 4%
Filipino
 2%
Pacific Islander
 1%
American Indian
 1%

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 95831:

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Caroline Wenzel Elementary rank: 4 in Sacramento
Sol Aureus College Preparatory rank: 8 in Sacramento
Pony Express Elementary rank: 8 in Sacramento
John D. Sloat Elementary rank: 1 in Sacramento
John Bidwell Elementary rank: 5 in Sacramento
Alice Birney Waldorf-Inspired K-8 rank: 2 in Sacramento
John Morse Therapeutic Center rank: C in Sacramento
Capitol Collegiate Academy rank: in Sacramento
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New Technology High rank: 3 in Sacramento

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 2012 California Academic Performance Index (API) Base report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2012.
  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 Base API Information Guide (PDF; 490KB; 65pp.)