La Carmen

La Carmen serves 124 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (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 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
La Carmen placed in the top 50% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Puerto Rico state average of 100% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

La Carmen places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

La Carmen's student population of 124 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students124 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

La Carmen is ranked within the top 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 La Carmen is 0.04, which is more than 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
#428 out of 1086 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
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
98%
100%
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Black
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White
2%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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Diversity Score
0.040.00
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in La Carmen 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 La Carmen 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 La Carmen is Su Francisco Vincenty (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Raul Ybarra (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Indiera Fria (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Maricao Indiera Fria
    Grades: K-6 | 83 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr 366 Km 3 Bo Indiera Fria
    Maricao, PR 00606
    (787) 838-2150
    0.0 K-6 83
  • Maricao Raul Ybarra
    Grades: K-8 | 241 students
    0.0 miles
    Ave Luchetti Carr 120
    Maricao, PR 00606
    (787) 838-3011
    0.0 K-8 241
  • Maricao Su Francisco Vincenty
    Grades: K-9 | 60 students
    0.0 miles
    Bo Bucarabones Carr 105 Km 39
    Maricao, PR 00606
    (787) 838-2425
    0.0 K-9 60
  • Maricao Superior Urbana
    Grades: 9-12 | 212 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr 105 Km 25
    Maricao, PR 00606
    (787) 873-1521
    0.0 9-12 212
  • Las Marias Bryan
    Grades: K-6 | 71 students
    5.4 miles
    Carr. 124 Km.10 Bo.cerrote
    Las Marias, PR 00670
    (787) 827-3066
    5.4 K-6 71

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