Mariano Riera Palmer

Calle Mendez Vigo 297
Mayaguez, PR 00680
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Mariano Riera Palmer serves 257 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher 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 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Mariano Riera Palmer placed in the top 50% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Mariano Riera Palmer places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

Mariano Riera Palmer's student population of 257 students has grown by 43% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students257 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Mariano Riera Palmer is ranked within the top 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 Mariano Riera Palmer 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
#421 out of 1086 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
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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
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mariano Riera Palmer 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 Mariano Riera Palmer 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 Mariano Riera Palmer is Centro Residencial De Oportunidades Educativas De Mayaguez (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Manuel A. Barreto (0.5 miles away)
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