Carr 488 Ave Juan B Roman
Ponce, PR 00731
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Bernardino Cordero Bernard serves 1,311 students in grades 9-12.
Bernardino Cordero Bernard placed in the bottom 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 2% (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 47% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Puerto Rico state level of 12:1.

Top Rankings

Bernardino Cordero Bernard ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

Bernardino Cordero Bernard's student population of 1,311 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,311 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
76 teachers
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School Rankings

Bernardino Cordero Bernard is ranked within the bottom 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 Bernardino Cordero Bernard 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
#630 out of 836 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
2%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Hispanic
100%
100%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.00
Graduation Rate
97%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Vocational school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,311 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 1% in PR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 2% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00 (Top 10%)

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