Eugenio Le Compte Benitez Middle School

Carr 132 Villa Final 1150
Ponce, PR 00731
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Eugenio Le Compte Benitez Middle School serves 289 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6% (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 31% (which is lower than the Puerto Rico state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Eugenio Le Compte Benitez Middle School 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

School Overview

  • Eugenio Le Compte Benitez Middle School's student population of 289 students has declined by 44% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 51% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Eugenio Le Compte Benitez Middle School 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 increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Eugenio Le Compte Benitez Middle School is 0.00, which is less than 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
78%
36%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Eugenio Le Compte Benitez Middle 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)
31%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Eugenio Le Compte Benitez Middle 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 Ratio14:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Eugenio Le Compte Benitez Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
100%
100%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Eugenio Le Compte Benitez Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PR.
Diversity Scoren/a0.02
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
79%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Eugenio Le Compte Benitez Middle 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
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Eugenio Le Compte Benitez Middle 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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