Los Canos Elementary School

Carr 651 Km 1 Hm 2 Sect Los Ca
Arecibo, PR 00612
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Los Canos Elementary School serves 82 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-89% (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 ≥90% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Los Canos Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower 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%.

Top Placements

Los Canos Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

  • Los Canos Elementary School's student population of 82 students has declined by 43% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 35% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students82 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Los Canos Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Los Canos Elementary School is 0.02, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.02. 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#57 out of 1,307 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Los Canos 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 Ratio9:113:1
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Hispanic
99%
100%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Los Canos Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
1%
n/a
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Los Canos Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PR.
Diversity Score0.020.02
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
79%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Los Canos 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 Los Canos 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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