Bethzaida Velazquez Superior

Urb Las Delicias 100 Calle Flo
Ponce, PR 00731
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Bethzaida Velazquez Superior serves 345 students in grades 9-12.
Bethzaida Velazquez Superior 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 ≤5% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Bethzaida Velazquez Superior places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

Bethzaida Velazquez Superior's student population of 345 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students345 students
This chart display total students of Bethzaida Velazquez Superior by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Bethzaida Velazquez Superior
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Bethzaida Velazquez Superior by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Bethzaida Velazquez Superior by grade.

School Comparison

Bethzaida Velazquez Superior 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 Bethzaida Velazquez Superior 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
#800 out of 1086 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Bethzaida Velazquez Superior, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bethzaida Velazquez Superior 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)
40-44%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bethzaida Velazquez Superior 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 Ratio14:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bethzaida Velazquez Superior 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
n/a
n/a
Hispanic
100%
100%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bethzaida Velazquez Superior and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
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White
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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 Bethzaida Velazquez Superior. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PR.
Diversity Score
0.000.00
Graduation Rate
70-74%
79%
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bethzaida Velazquez Superior 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 Bethzaida Velazquez Superior 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 Bethzaida Velazquez Superior is Ponce High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dr Alfredo M Aguayo (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Abraham Lincoln (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ponce Abraham Lincoln Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 248 students
    0.5 miles
    46 Calle Campeche Bda Belgica
    Ponce, PR 00731
    (787) 842-0117
    0.5 K-5 248
  • Ponce Andres Grillasca Salas Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 245 students
    0.5 miles
    Ave Las Americas Urb Constanci
    Ponce, PR 00731
    (787) 842-6414
    0.5 K-5 245
  • Ponce Ramon Marin Special Education School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: Inquire with school | 176 students
    0.5 miles
    Ave Las Americas
    Ponce, PR 00733
    (787) 842-1371
    0.5 Inquire with school 176
  • Ponce Juan Cuevas Aboy Math: 80-84% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 346 students
    0.7 miles
    Calle Eduardo Cuevas Urb Villa
    Ponce, PR 00731
    (787) 843-3895
    0.7 K-5 346
  • Ponce Dr Alfredo M Aguayo Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 248 students
    0.9 miles
    Ave 65 Infanteria Esq Valdivie
    Ponce, PR 00731
    (787) 843-1305
    0.9 K-8 248

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