Carr 115 Km 23 Hm 9 Bo Asomant
Aguada, PR 00602
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Lydia Melendez serves 201 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lydia Melendez placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 11:1.

School Overview

Lydia Melendez's student population of 201 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 66% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
201 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Lydia Melendez is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 836 schools in Puerto Rico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (PR)
Overall Testing Rank
#424 out of 836 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lydia Melendez and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lydia Melendez 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
11:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
n/a
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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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PR.
Diversity Score
0.00
National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
86%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lydia Melendez and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, PR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 201 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in PR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00

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