Merced Marcano

Bo Qda Cruz Sector El Cuco
Toa Alta, PR 00954
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Merced Marcano serves 142 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Merced Marcano places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

Merced Marcano's student population of 142 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students142 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Merced Marcano 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
85-89%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Merced Marcano 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
85-89%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Merced Marcano 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Merced Marcano and the public school average student teacher ratio of Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
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Asian
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Hispanic
100%
100%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Merced Marcano and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Merced Marcano 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 Merced Marcano 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 Merced Marcano is Adela Rolon Fuentes (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Manuel Velilla (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alejandro Junior Cruz (galateo Parcelas) (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Toa Alta Adela Rolon Fuentes Math: ≤5% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 518 students
    0.0 miles
    Ave Principal Toa Alta Heights
    Toa Alta, PR 00954
    (787) 279-8282
    0 9-12 518
  • Toa Alta Alejandro Junior Cruz (galateo Parcelas) Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 119 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr 165 Km4 Bo Galateo
    Toa Alta, PR 00954
    (787) 870-1665
    0 K-5 119
  • Toa Alta Tomas Masso Rivera Morales Math: ≤5% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 547 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr 861 Km 5.5 Bo Pinas Toa A
    Toa Alta, PR 00954
    (787) 799-3020
    0 9-12 547
  • Toa Alta Manuel Velilla Math: 31% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 329 students
    0.7 miles
    Carr 861 Km 5.9 Bo Pinas
    Toa Alta, PR 00953
    (787) 797-3558
    0.7 K-8 329
  • Bayamon Andres C. Gonzalez Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 253 students
    2.2 miles
    Carr 829 Km 5 Hm 5 Bo Santa O
    Bayamon, PR 00957
    (787) 797-6580
    2.2 K-8 253

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