Urb San Fernando 9 Interior Ca
Bayamon, PR 00957
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Dr. Hiram Gonzalez serves 342 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Dr. Hiram Gonzalez placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is higher 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 35-39% (which is lower than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Puerto Rico state average of 100% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Dr. Hiram Gonzalez's student population of 342 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
342 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Dr. Hiram Gonzalez 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 Dr. Hiram Gonzalez is 0.02, which is more than 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
This School
State Level (PR)
Overall Testing Rank
#436 out of 836 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dr. Hiram Gonzalez 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dr. Hiram Gonzalez 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Dr. Hiram Gonzalez 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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n/a
Asian
n/a
n/a
Hispanic
99%
100%
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Black
n/a
n/a
White
1%
n/a
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
n/a
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PR.
Diversity Score
0.02
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dr. Hiram Gonzalez 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 Dr. Hiram Gonzalez 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 342 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in PR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.02 (Top 5%)

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