2 Parent Reviews for Martin Luther King Jr Middle School
Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School is an outstanding school. The teachers I've had during my stay were caring and knowledgeable, and alongside giving the students a quality education, always attempt to make themselves available to students if they need advice or help on anything. One of the perks this
... Read more school has is its new (as of 2012) campus. Everything inside the classrooms looks up-to-date, and has a library and a computer lab with brand new computers and books (new books always come in). Each class has a SMART Board and a class set of laptops or iPads, which help the teacher further the students' education in a modernized way. Security guards and newly installed cameras encircle the school, making the environment feel safe and free from outside stress. The faculty also does their best to make the students feel at ease, with morning announcements to keep the students informed, and activities such as noon events to ease daily stress from the classroom. I'd say more, but this character limit is making me cut corners. Nevertheless, you won't regret sending your child here. If you were wondering, no, I wasn't bribed to give this review, this is all from the heart. King Cobra, out. Read less
Posted by a other on 06/11/12
The availability of music,art and other activities have shown improvement and has has improved .The level of parent involvement from a scale of 1-10 would be a 6
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School Profile for Martin Luther King Jr Middle School
CST* Test Scores
Test Year: 2012
Martin Luther King Jr Middle School
Hayward Unified School District
* In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
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Gifted and Talented
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general intellectual ability or talent - high intelligence test score (usually two standard deviations above the mean), and high levels of vocabulary, memory, abstract work knowledge and abstract reasoning;
specific academic aptitude or talent in one area such as mathematics or language arts;
creative and productive thinking, the ability to produce new ideas;
leadership ability, the ability to direct individuals or groups to a common decision or action;
visual and performing arts, special talents in visual art, music, dance, drama, or other related studies;
psychomotor ability, such as practical, spatial, mechanical, and physical skills.
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Special Education Classes
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Adult Education Classes
Programs offering GED or equivalent courses for adults within regular schools, whether classes are held during evening or daytime schedules.
English as Second Language
English language classes for students whose first language is not English.
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Hayward schools — Martin Luther King Jr Middle School is located at 26890 Holly Hill Ave, Hayward CA 94545. 26890 Holly Hill Ave is in the 94545 ZIP code in Hayward, CA The school district for Martin Luther King Jr Middle School is the Hayward Unified School District. Martin Luther King Jr Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 8.
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