La Esperanza (luis Pales Matos)

Calle 19 Ne Pto Nuevo
San Juan, PR 00921
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
La Esperanza (luis Pales Matos) serves 234 students inquire with school.
La Esperanza (luis Pales Matos) placed in the top 20% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

La Esperanza (luis Pales Matos) places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

La Esperanza (luis Pales Matos)'s student population of 234 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades Offeredn/a
Total Students234 students
This chart display total students of La Esperanza (luis Pales Matos) by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of La Esperanza (luis Pales Matos)
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of La Esperanza (luis Pales Matos) by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

School Comparison

La Esperanza (luis Pales Matos) 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 diversity score of La Esperanza (luis Pales Matos) 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
#205 out of 1086 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall school rank of La Esperanza (luis Pales Matos), with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of La Esperanza (luis Pales Matos) 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of La Esperanza (luis Pales Matos) 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 Ratio5:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of La Esperanza (luis Pales Matos) and the public school average student teacher ratio of Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
n/a
Hispanic
100%
100%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in La Esperanza (luis Pales Matos) and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
n/a
White
n/a
n/a
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
n/a
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in La Esperanza (luis Pales Matos). This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PR.
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 La Esperanza (luis Pales Matos) 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 Esperanza (luis Pales Matos) 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 Esperanza (luis Pales Matos) is Josefina Barcelo (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rafael Martinez Nadal (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bella Vista (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Juan Bella Vista
    Grades: K-5 | 123 students
    0.0 miles
    Ave Ponce De Leon Esq Calle Na
    San Juan, PR 00921
    (787) 751-3665
    0 K-5 123
  • San Juan Centro Eugenio Maria De Hostos Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: Inquire with school | 142 students
    0.0 miles
    Urb Puerto Nuevo Calle Constit
    San Juan, PR 00921
    (787) 792-0111
    0 Inquire with school 142
  • San Juan Luis Muniz Souffront Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 169 students
    0.0 miles
    Calle 17 Esq 28 So Caparra Ter
    San Juan, PR 00921
    (787) 782-0715
    0 K-6 169
  • San Juan Luis Rodriguez Cabrero Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 267 students
    0.0 miles
    Calle Corona Res Luis Llorens
    San Juan, PR 00921
    (787) 727-6095
    0 K-5 267
  • Guaynabo Santa Rosa Iii Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 358 students
    0.3 miles
    Carr 833 Km 11 Hm 6 Bo Santa R
    Guaynabo, PR 00969
    (787) 720-2718
    0.3 PK-6 358

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