Cerro Gordo Laos Elementary School (Closed 2016)
Cerro Gordo Laos Elementary School served 92 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 60-69% (which was higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 36%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 40-49% (which was approximately equal to the Puerto Rico state average of 43%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 was lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 11:1.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (PR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(14-15)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(14-15)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PR Dept. of Education
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