Norma I. Torres Colon

Carr 150 Km 5 Hacia Coamo
Villalba, PR 00766
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 177 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Norma I. Torres Colon ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the Puerto Rico state level of 11:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 177 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • : Top 30% in PR
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Norma I. Torres Colon's student population of 177 students has declined by 46% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 46% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
177 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Norma I. Torres Colon ranks within the top 30% of all 836 schools in Puerto Rico (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Norma I. Torres Colon is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.01. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (PR)
#249 out of 836 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Norma I. Torres Colon, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
(18-19)
45-49%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Norma I. Torres Colon 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.
(18-19)
50-54%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Norma I. Torres Colon 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
11:1
11:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Norma I. Torres Colon and the public school average student teacher ratio of Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
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Asian
n/a
n/a
Hispanic
100%
100%
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Black
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White
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n/a
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
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n/a
All Ethnic Groups
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0.00
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
85%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Norma I. Torres Colon and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Norma I. Torres Colon and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Norma I. Torres Colon's ranking?
Norma I. Torres Colon is ranked #249 out of 836 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Puerto Rico.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% PR state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% PR state average).
How many students attend Norma I. Torres Colon?
177 students attend Norma I. Torres Colon.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
100% of Norma I. Torres Colon students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Norma I. Torres Colon?
Norma I. Torres Colon has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the Puerto Rico state average of 11:1.
What grades does Norma I. Torres Colon offer ?
Norma I. Torres Colon offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Norma I. Torres Colon part of?
Norma I. Torres Colon is part of Puerto Rico Department Of Education School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 177 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • : Top 30%
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PR Dept. of Education

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