Jose Gautier Benitez

Balboa # 64
Mayaguez, PR 00680
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Jose Gautier Benitez serves 359 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Jose Gautier Benitez placed in the top 50% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (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 48% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Jose Gautier Benitez places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

Jose Gautier Benitez's student population of 359 students has grown by 131% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students359 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Jose Gautier Benitez
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Jose Gautier Benitez is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,086 schools in Puerto Rico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
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 DataThis SchoolState Level (PR)
Overall Testing Rank
#521 out of 1086 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jose Gautier Benitez 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jose Gautier Benitez 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Jose Gautier Benitez and the public school average student teacher ratio of Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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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Diversity Score
0.000.00
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jose Gautier Benitez 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%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jose Gautier Benitez and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePuerto Rico Department Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jose Gautier Benitez is Dr Pedro Perea Fajardo (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Felisa Rincon De Gautier (su Limon) (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Castillo (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mayaguez Castillo Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-6 | 101 students
    0.0 miles
    53 Calle Cupey Parcelas Castil
    Mayaguez, PR 00680
    (787) 265-8344
    0 K-6 101
  • Mayaguez Cuesta De Piedras Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 186 students
    0.0 miles
    382 Sur Post
    Mayaguez, PR 00680
    (787) 832-9018
    0 K-6 186
  • Mayaguez David G. Farragut Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 187 students
    0.0 miles
    Calle Mckinley Esq Pilar Defil
    Mayaguez, PR 00680
    (787) 832-3344
    0 K-5 187
  • Mayaguez Dr Pedro Perea Fajardo Vocational School
    Math: ≤1% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 956 students
    0.0 miles
    Ave Luis Llorens Torres
    Mayaguez, PR 00680
    (787) 833-0865
    0 9-12 956
  • Mayaguez Eugenio Maria De Hostos (superior) Math: 5% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 892 students
    0.0 miles
    Calle Nanadich Esq Vazquez
    Mayaguez, PR 00680
    (787) 832-2062
    0 9-12 892

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