Josefina Barcelo Elementary School

Rigel Secc 12 Irlanda Heights
Bayamon, PR 00956
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Josefina Barcelo Elementary School serves 155 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Josefina Barcelo Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

School Overview

  • Josefina Barcelo Elementary School's student population of 155 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 38% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students155 students
This chart display total students of Josefina Barcelo Elementary School by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Josefina Barcelo Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Josefina Barcelo Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Josefina Barcelo Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,307 schools in Puerto Rico (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Josefina Barcelo Elementary School 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PR)
Overall School Rank#311 out of 1,307 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Josefina Barcelo Elementary School 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Josefina Barcelo Elementary School 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Josefina Barcelo Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
100%
100%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Josefina Barcelo Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Josefina Barcelo Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PR.
Diversity Scoren/an/a
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
79%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Josefina Barcelo Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Josefina Barcelo Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePuerto Rico Department Of Education School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, PR Dept. of Education

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