Cristobal Santana Melecio (nueva)

Calle 8 Rio Lajas
Dorado, PR 00646
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Cristobal Santana Melecio (nueva) serves 146 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (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 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Cristobal Santana Melecio (nueva) placed in the top 50% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Cristobal Santana Melecio (nueva) places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

Cristobal Santana Melecio (nueva)'s student population of 146 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students146 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Cristobal Santana Melecio (nueva) is ranked within the top 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 Cristobal Santana Melecio (nueva) 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
#476 out of 1086 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
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Hispanic
100%
100%
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Diversity Score
0.000.00
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cristobal Santana Melecio (nueva) 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 Cristobal Santana Melecio (nueva) is Jose Santos Alegria (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Martin Garcia Giusti (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Antonia Saez Irizarry (0.7 miles away)
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