Jose M Espada Zayas

Ave Luis Munoz Marin Al Lado C
Coamo, PR 00769
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Jose M Espada Zayas serves 267 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jose M Espada Zayas placed in the top 20% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Jose M Espada Zayas places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

  • Jose M Espada Zayas's student population of 267 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students267 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jose M Espada Zayas is ranked within the top 20% 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jose M Espada Zayas 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 School Rank#186 out of 1086 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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American Indian
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Hispanic
100%
100%
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Diversity Score0.000.00
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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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

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