Las Americas

Calle Constitucion Esq. Casino
San Juan, PR 00928
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Las Americas serves 331 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (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 23% (which is lower than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Las Americas placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Puerto Rico state average of 100% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Las Americas's student population of 331 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students331 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Las Americas
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Las Americas 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 Las Americas is 0.02, 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
#984 out of 1086 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Las Americas, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Las Americas 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)
23%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Las Americas 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 Ratio14:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Las Americas 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
99%
100%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Las Americas 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
1%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Las Americas. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PR.
Diversity Score
0.020.00
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Las Americas 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 Las Americas 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, middle school and elementary school to Las Americas is Ernesto Ramos Antonini (musica) (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Juan Pedro C. Timothee Anexo Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 102 students
    0.5 miles
    Calle 16 No Esq Calle 9 No
    San Juan, PR 00920
    (787) 783-3966
    0.5 Inquire with school 102
  • San Juan Ernesto Ramos Antonini (musica)
    Grades: 6-12 | 576 students
    1.4 miles
    Ave Chardon 125
    San Juan, PR 00919
    (787) 754-1335
    1.4 6-12 576
  • San Juan Manuel A. Perez
    Grades: K-8 | 408 students
    1.4 miles
    Calle Elizondo Esq 46 Res Manu
    San Juan, PR 00919
    (787) 751-2420
    1.4 K-8 408
  • San Juan Gabriela Mistral
    Grades: 9-12 | 605 students
    1.9 miles
    Ave Jesus T Pinero
    San Juan, PR 00928
    (787) 782-4208
    1.9 9-12 605
  • San Juan Rafael Rivera Otero
    Grades: K-5 | 224 students
    1.9 miles
    Calle Sandalio Alonso Urb. Las
    San Juan, PR 00921
    (787) 782-3180
    1.9 K-5 224

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