Dr. Hiram Gonzalez Elementary School

Urb San Fernando 9 Interior Ca
Bayamon, PR 00957
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Dr. Hiram Gonzalez Elementary School serves 336 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Puerto Rico state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Dr. Hiram Gonzalez Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Puerto Rico state average of 100%.

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Dr. Hiram Gonzalez Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

  • Dr. Hiram Gonzalez Elementary School's student population of 336 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students336 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Dr. Hiram Gonzalez Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Dr. Hiram Gonzalez Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Dr. Hiram Gonzalez Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,307 schools in Puerto Rico (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dr. Hiram Gonzalez Elementary School is 0.02, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.02. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PR)
Overall School Rank
29%
36%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dr. Hiram Gonzalez Elementary School 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dr. Hiram Gonzalez Elementary School 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Dr. Hiram Gonzalez Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
99%
100%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dr. Hiram Gonzalez Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
1%
n/a
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dr. Hiram Gonzalez Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PR.
Diversity Score0.020.02
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
79%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dr. Hiram Gonzalez Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dr. Hiram Gonzalez Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePuerto Rico Department Of Education School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, PR Dept. of Education

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