Ave El Comandante Urb Country
Carolina, PR 00979
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Dr. Jose M. Lazaro serves 752 students in grades 9-12.
Dr. Jose M. Lazaro 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower 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 30-34% (which is lower than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Puerto Rico state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

Dr. Jose M. Lazaro's student population of 752 students has grown by 53% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 35% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
752 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Dr. Jose M. Lazaro 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. Jose M. Lazaro 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 Data
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State Level (PR)
Overall Testing Rank
#698 out of 836 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
n/a
Hispanic
100%
100%
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Black
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White
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
n/a
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.00
Graduation Rate
75-79%
80%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 752 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : 75-79% (Btm 50% in PR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00 (Top 10%)

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