Jose M. Torres

Jose M. Torres serves 188 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower 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 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Jose M. Torres placed in the bottom 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 student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Jose M. Torres's student population of 188 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students188 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Jose M. Torres is ranked within the bottom 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 M. Torres 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
#670 out of 1086 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jose M. Torres 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 Ratio12:113:1
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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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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 M. Torres 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 M. Torres 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 and middle school to Jose M. Torres is Cacique Agueybana (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Epifanio Fernandez Vanga (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bayamon Epifanio Fernandez Vanga
    Grades: K-5 | 196 students
    0.1 miles
    Urb Santa Monica Calle 8 A
    Bayamon, PR 00960
    (787) 785-8373
    0.1 K-5 196
  • Bayamon Cacique Agueybana
    Grades: 6-12 | 556 students
    0.6 miles
    Urb Sierra Bayamon Calle 61
    Bayamon, PR 00960
    (787) 780-9906
    0.6 6-12 556
  • Bayamon Faustino Santiago Montalvo
    Grades: K-6 | 150 students
    0.6 miles
    Urb Jardines De Caparra Ave Co
    Bayamon, PR 00959
    (787) 787-3251
    0.6 K-6 150
  • Bayamon Francisco Gaztambide Vega
    Grades: 9-12 | 496 students
    0.6 miles
    Carr 167 Km 13 Hm 8 Buena Vist
    Bayamon, PR 00959
    (787) 799-0563
    0.6 9-12 496
  • Bayamon Intermedia Rexville
    Grades: 6-8 | 364 students
    0.6 miles
    Urb Rexville 41 Calle Baeza
    Bayamon, PR 00960
    (787) 797-3340
    0.6 6-8 364

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