Lydia Melendez Elementary School

Carr 115 Km 23 Hm 9 Bo Asomant
Aguada, PR 00602
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Lydia Melendez Elementary School serves 151 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower 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 35-39% (which is lower than the Puerto Rico state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Lydia Melendez Elementary School 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

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School Overview

  • Lydia Melendez Elementary School's student population of 151 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students151 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lydia Melendez Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lydia Melendez Elementary School is 0.00, which is less than 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
58%
36%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
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Hispanic
100%
100%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lydia Melendez Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PR.
Diversity Scoren/a0.02
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
79%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lydia Melendez 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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