Carr 171 Km 0 Hm 3 Bo Sud
Cidra, PR 00739
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Ana J. Candelas serves 473 students in grades 9-12.
Ana J. Candelas placed in the top 50% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Puerto Rico state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Puerto Rico state level of 12:1.

Top Rankings

Ana J. Candelas ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

Ana J. Candelas's student population of 473 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Ana J. Candelas is ranked within the top 50% of all 836 schools in Puerto Rico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ana J. Candelas is 0.00, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (PR)
Overall Testing Rank
#417 out of 836 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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Hispanic
100%
100%
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Black
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White
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
n/a
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.00
Graduation Rate
70-74%
80%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ana J. Candelas and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ana J. Candelas and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 473 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70-74% (Btm 50% in PR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00 (Top 10%)

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