Luis Pales Matos

Urb Santa Rosa Calle 11 Esq 17
Bayamon, PR 00959
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Luis Pales Matos serves 297 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Luis Pales Matos 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 12:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Luis Pales Matos places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

Luis Pales Matos's student population of 297 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students297 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Luis Pales Matos 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 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
#800 out of 1086 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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Hispanic
100%
100%
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Black
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White
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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Diversity Score
0.000.00
Graduation Rate
80-84%
79%
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in 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 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 Luis Pales Matos is Francisco Gaztambide Vega (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Papa Juan Xxiii (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Faustino Santiago Montalvo (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bayamon Faustino Santiago Montalvo
    Grades: K-6 | 150 students
    0.0 miles
    Urb Jardines De Caparra Ave Co
    Bayamon, PR 00959
    (787) 787-3251
    0.0 K-6 150
  • Bayamon Francisco Gaztambide Vega
    Grades: 9-12 | 496 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr 167 Km 13 Hm 8 Buena Vist
    Bayamon, PR 00959
    (787) 799-0563
    0.0 9-12 496
  • Bayamon Juan Morell Campos
    Grades: K-5 | 312 students
    0.0 miles
    Urb Ext Villa Rica Calle 4 Esq
    Bayamon, PR 00959
    (787) 786-5520
    0.0 K-5 312
  • Bayamon Papa Juan Xxiii
    Grades: 6-12 | 467 students
    0.0 miles
    Isla Nena 10 Esq Ao Villa Rica
    Bayamon, PR 00959
    (787) 785-3449
    0.0 6-12 467
  • Bayamon Pedro P. Casablanca
    Grades: 7-12 | 211 students
    0.0 miles
    Urb Jardines De Caparra Calle
    Bayamon, PR 00959
    (787) 782-1562
    0.0 7-12 211

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