Carr 490 Km 3.8
Hatillo, PR 00659
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Jose Gautier Benitez serves 241 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

Jose Gautier Benitez's student population of 241 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
241 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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The diversity score of Jose Gautier Benitez 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)
≥95%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
85-89%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
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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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%
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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: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 241 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥95%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00 (Top 10% in PR)

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