Ernestina Mendez

Carr.111km.17hm 5 Bo. Bahoname
San Sebastian, PR 00685
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Ernestina Mendez serves 419 students in grades 8-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower 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 55-59% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Ernestina Mendez placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Ernestina Mendez places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

  • Ernestina Mendez's student population of 419 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-9
Total Students419 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ernestina Mendez is ranked within the bottom 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 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ernestina Mendez 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PR)
Overall School Rank#699 out of 1,307 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Hispanic
100%
100%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ernestina Mendez.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PR.
Diversity Scoren/an/a
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
79%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ernestina Mendez 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
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ernestina Mendez 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

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Sebastian Aibonito Beltran Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 138 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr 457 Km 0.6 Bo Aibonito In
    San Sebastian, PR 00685
    (787)896-4362
    0.0 K-6 138
  • San Sebastian Angel Guerrero(aibonito Guerrero) Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 87 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr 447 Km 2 Hm 5
    San Sebastian, PR 00685
    (787)896-2888
    0.0 K-6 87
  • San Sebastian Aurora Mendez Charneco Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 373 students
    0.0 miles
    Calle Pedro Albisus Campos
    San Sebastian, PR 00685
    (787)896-1072
    0.0 K-6 373
  • San Sebastian Bernaldo Mendez Jimenez
    Grades: K-9 | 541 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr 125 Km 1 Hm 5 Bo Hato Arr
    San Sebastian, PR 00685
    (787)896-5980
    0.0 K-9 541
  • San Sebastian Carmelo Serra Cubano
    Grades: K-9 | 449 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr 445 Km 3 Hm 6 Bo Saltos
    San Sebastian, PR 00685
    (787)896-6810
    0.0 K-9 449

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