Jose Mercado (especializada)

Urb. Jose Mercado Calle Woodro
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Jose Mercado (especializada) serves 215 students in grades Kindergarten-9.
Jose Mercado (especializada) placed in the top 30% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Jose Mercado (especializada) places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

Jose Mercado (especializada)'s student population of 215 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-9
Total Students215 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Jose Mercado (especializada)
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Jose Mercado (especializada) 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 Mercado (especializada) 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
#315 out of 1086 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Jose Mercado (especializada), with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jose Mercado (especializada) 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 Ratio15:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Jose Mercado (especializada) 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%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jose Mercado (especializada) and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 Mercado (especializada) 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 Mercado (especializada) 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 Mercado (especializada) is Diego Vazquez (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Antonio S Pedreira (pre-tec) (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Amalia H. Mangual (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Caguas Amalia H. Mangual Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 84 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr 175 Km 2 Hm 2 Bo San Anto
    Caguas, PR 00725
    (787) 747-1311
    0 K-5 84
  • Caguas Antonio S Paoli (musica)

    0.0 miles
    Ave Jose Villares Esq Rafael C
    Caguas, PR 00725
    (787) 746-6644
    0 n/a n/a
  • Caguas Antonio S Pedreira (pre-tec) Math: 16% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 432 students
    0.0 miles
    Calle 4 Urb. Villa Del Carmen
    Caguas, PR 00725
    (787) 743-4868
    0 6-8 432
  • Caguas Benita Gonzalez Quinones Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 212 students
    0.0 miles
    Urb. Jose Delgado Calle 5
    Caguas, PR 00725
    (787) 743-4467
    0 K-5 212
  • Caguas Cipriano Manrique Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 209 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr 765 Km3 Hm 1 Bo. Borinque
    Caguas, PR 00725
    (787) 747-3600
    0 K-5 209

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