Benigno Carrion

Calle Luis Barreras Final
Cayey, PR 00736
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Benigno Carrion serves 330 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Benigno Carrion placed in the top 20% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Benigno Carrion places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

Benigno Carrion's student population of 330 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students330 students
This chart display total students of Benigno Carrion by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Benigno Carrion
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Benigno Carrion by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Benigno Carrion by grade.

School Comparison

Benigno Carrion is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,086 schools in Puerto Rico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Benigno Carrion 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (PR)
Overall Testing Rank
#215 out of 1086 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Benigno Carrion, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Benigno Carrion and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Benigno Carrion and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Benigno Carrion and the public school average student teacher ratio of Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
n/a
Hispanic
100%
100%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Benigno Carrion and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
n/a
White
n/a
n/a
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
n/a
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Benigno Carrion. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PR.
Diversity Score
0.000.00
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Benigno Carrion 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 Benigno Carrion 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePuerto Rico Department Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Benigno Carrion is Especializada De Bellas Artes (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Benigno Fernandez Garcia (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cayey Benigno Fernandez Garcia Math: 9% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 483 students
    0.1 miles
    Calle Barbosa Final
    Cayey, PR 00736
    (787) 738-2626
    0.1 6-8 483
  • Cayey Salvador Brau Elemental Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 279 students
    0.2 miles
    Jardines I Calle 13 Final
    Cayey, PR 00737
    (787) 738-3190
    0.2 K-5 279
  • Cayey Virginia Vazquez Mendoza Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 189 students
    0.2 miles
    Urb La Plata 11 Calle Jade
    Cayey, PR 00737
    (787) 263-4635
    0.2 K-5 189
  • Cayey Especializada De Bellas Artes Math: 20-24% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 252 students
    0.3 miles
    Desvio Matias Soto #57
    Cayey, PR 00737
    (787) 739-4230
    0.3 7-12 252
  • Cayey Benjamin Harrison Vocational School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 763 students
    0.5 miles
    249 Ave Jose De Diego
    Cayey, PR 00736
    (787) 738-1309
    0.5 9-12 763

School Reviews

Review Benigno Carrion. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Entering high school is a big change and a big challenge. Take advice from high school teachers and fellow students to help you survive the transition.
Michelle Rhee's name seems to garner press as often as Education Secretary Arne Duncan, but Rhee has her equal share of critics and supporters. Learn about Rhee's controversial reforms and plans for revolutionizing education in this country.
Learn about how your school will address pandemic health issues, such as the H1N1 virus, and how you can be proactive in learning about school closing guidelines.