Luz America Calderon

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Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Luz America Calderon serves 583 students in grades 9-12.
Luz America Calderon 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 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 25-29% (which is lower than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Luz America Calderon places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

Luz America Calderon's student population of 583 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students583 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Luz America Calderon 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 Luz America Calderon 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
#952 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)
25-29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:113:1
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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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Hawaiian
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Diversity Score
0.000.00
Graduation Rate
70-74%
79%
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Luz America Calderon 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 Luz America Calderon 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 Luz America Calderon is Angel P. Millan Rohena (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Agustin Cabrera (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Carolina Agustin Cabrera Math: ≤1% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 417 students
    0.0 miles
    Urb V.carolina
    Carolina, PR 00985
    (787) 768-4044
    0 6-8 417
  • Carolina Amalia Exposito
    Grades: K-5 | 286 students
    0.0 miles
    Bo Buena Vista Calle Granada E
    Carolina, PR 00985
    (787) 762-1117
    0 K-5 286
  • Carolina Dr. Modesto Rivera Rivera Math: 42% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 189 students
    0.0 miles
    Calle 9 #84 Blq. 79 Ur. Villa
    Carolina, PR 00985
    (787) 762-7505
    0 K-5 189
  • Carolina Jesus Manuel Suarez Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 222 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr. 853 Km 8.3 Bo. Barrazas
    Carolina, PR 00985
    (787) 750-6211
    0 K-5 222
  • Carolina Jesus T. Pinero Math: 36% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 305 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr. 857 Bo. Carruso
    Carolina, PR 00985
    (787) 769-3280
    0 K-8 305

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