Jose Colon Gonzalez Elementary School

Carr 156 Km 17 Hm 7 Sector El

Barranquitas, PR 00794
(School attendance zone shown in map)

  • Jose Colon Gonzalez Elementary School serves 366 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (which is higher 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 85-89% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Jose Colon Gonzalez Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Jose Colon Gonzalez Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 5%)

School Overview

  • Jose Colon Gonzalez Elementary School's student population of 366 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students366 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Jose Colon Gonzalez Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Jose Colon Gonzalez Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jose Colon Gonzalez Elementary 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jose Colon Gonzalez Elementary 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)85-89%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jose Colon Gonzalez Elementary 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 Ratio11:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Jose Colon Gonzalez Elementary 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%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jose Colon Gonzalez Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jose Colon Gonzalez Elementary 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
78%
79%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jose Colon Gonzalez Elementary 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 Jose Colon Gonzalez Elementary 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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