Benigno Fernandez Garcia

Calle Barbosa Final
Cayey, PR 00736
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Benigno Fernandez Garcia serves 483 students in grades 6-8.
Benigno Fernandez Garcia placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (which is lower 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 43% (which is lower than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Benigno Fernandez Garcia's student population of 483 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students483 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Benigno Fernandez Garcia
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Benigno Fernandez Garcia is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Fernandez Garcia 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
#762 out of 1086 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Benigno Fernandez Garcia, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Benigno Fernandez Garcia 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)
43%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Benigno Fernandez Garcia 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 Ratio15:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Benigno Fernandez Garcia and the public school average student teacher ratio of Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
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Asian
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Hispanic
100%
100%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Benigno Fernandez Garcia and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
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White
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Benigno Fernandez Garcia. 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 Fernandez Garcia 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 Fernandez Garcia 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 and middle school to Benigno Fernandez Garcia is Especializada De Bellas Artes (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Benigno Carrion (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cayey Benigno Carrion Math: 80-84% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 330 students
    0.1 miles
    Calle Luis Barreras Final
    Cayey, PR 00736
    (787) 738-3087
    0.1 K-5 330
  • Cayey Especializada De Bellas Artes Math: 20-24% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 252 students
    0.2 miles
    Desvio Matias Soto #57
    Cayey, PR 00737
    (787) 739-4230
    0.2 7-12 252
  • 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 Centro Adiest. Vocational Gabriel Bibiloni Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: Inquire with school | 128 students
    0.4 miles
    Ave Antonio R Barcelo Esq El V
    Cayey, PR 00737
    (787) 263-1480
    0.4 Inquire with school 128

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