Jose A. Nieves serves 154 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 12:1.

School Overview

Jose A. Nieves's student population of 154 students has grown by 50% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 81% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
154 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Jose A. Nieves 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
85-89%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
90-94%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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Hispanic
100%
100%
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Black
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White
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.00
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jose A. Nieves 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%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 154 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85-89%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 90-94%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00 (Top 10% in PR)

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