Ave Flor Del Valle Final Urb L
Catano, PR 00962
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
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Bottom 50%
Mercedes Garcia De Colorado serves 248 students in grades 6-8.
Mercedes Garcia De Colorado 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (which is lower 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 20% (which is lower than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Puerto Rico state level of 12:1.

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Mercedes Garcia De Colorado ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

Mercedes Garcia De Colorado's student population of 248 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
248 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Mercedes Garcia De Colorado 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 Mercedes Garcia De Colorado 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 Data
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State Level (PR)
Overall Testing Rank
#794 out of 836 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mercedes Garcia De Colorado 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
15:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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Hispanic
100%
100%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.00
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mercedes Garcia De Colorado 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 Mercedes Garcia De Colorado 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 248 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in PR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00 (Top 10%)

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