Lydia Melendez

Carr 115 Km 23 Hm 9 Bo Asomant
Aguada, PR 00602
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lydia Melendez serves 253 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Puerto Rico state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 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 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Lydia Melendez 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 9:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Lydia Melendez places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

Lydia Melendez's student population of 253 students has grown by 67% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 68% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students253 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Lydia Melendez 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 Lydia Melendez 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
#635 out of 1086 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
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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
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lydia Melendez 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 Lydia Melendez is Dr. Carlos Gonzalez (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Aquilino Caban (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Aguada Aquilino Caban
    Grades: PK-8 | 501 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr 4417 Km 0 Hm 8 Bo Mamey
    Aguada, PR 00602
    (787) 252-4699
    0.0 PK-8 501
  • Aguada Dr. Carlos Gonzalez
    Grades: 10-12 | 832 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr 441 Km 0 Hm 1 Bo Guaniqui
    Aguada, PR 00602
    (787) 868-3280
    0.0 10-12 832
  • Aguada Centro Vocacional Especial Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 126 students
    0.7 miles
    Carr 417 Km 3 Hm 6 Bo Guanaban
    Aguada, PR 00602
    (787) 868-3245
    0.7 Inquire with school 126
  • Aguada Eladio Tirado Lopez
    Grades: 9-12 | 279 students
    0.7 miles
    Carr 417 Km 3 Hm 6 Bo Guanaban
    Aguada, PR 00602
    (787) 868-2161
    0.7 9-12 279
  • Aguada Jose Gonzalez Ruiz
    Grades: K-5 | 146 students
    0.7 miles
    Carr 416 Km 5.3 Bo Lagunas
    Aguada, PR 00602
    (787) 868-5740
    0.7 K-5 146

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