Jose Gautier Benitez

Ave D Calle 4 Urb Jaime L Drew
Ponce, PR 00717
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Jose Gautier Benitez serves 158 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Jose Gautier Benitez placed in the top 30% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than 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 158 students has declined by 35% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 31% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students158 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Jose Gautier Benitez is ranked within the top 30% 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
#230 out of 1086 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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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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Diversity Score
0.000.00
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
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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 Bethzaida Velazquez Superior (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Fernando Luis Malave Olivera (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ponce Fernando Luis Malave Olivera
    Grades: K-8 | 504 students
    0.7 miles
    Calle Ramos Antonini 39 Sector
    Ponce, PR 00731
    (787) 843-2048
    0.7 K-8 504
  • Ponce Librado Net
    Grades: PK-5 | 200 students
    1.2 miles
    Urb San Antonio 50 Calle 9
    Ponce, PR 00728
    (787) 842-6395
    1.2 PK-5 200
  • Ponce Juan Cuevas Aboy
    Grades: K-5 | 346 students
    1.7 miles
    Calle Eduardo Cuevas Urb Villa
    Ponce, PR 00731
    (787) 843-3895
    1.7 K-5 346
  • Ponce Eugenio Le Compte Benitez
    Grades: 6-8 | 451 students
    2.2 miles
    Carr 132 Villa Final 1150
    Ponce, PR 00731
    (787) 844-4552
    2.2 6-8 451
  • Ponce Federico Degetau Y Gonzalez
    Grades: 6-8 | 124 students
    2.2 miles
    Calle Reina 145
    Ponce, PR 00731
    (787) 842-6178
    2.2 6-8 124

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