Pepita Garriga Elementary School

Calle Esmeralda 1 Esq Coral
Caguas, PR 00725
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Pepita Garriga Elementary School serves 325 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 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 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Pepita Garriga Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

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School Overview

  • Pepita Garriga Elementary School's student population of 325 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students325 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pepita Garriga Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,307 schools in Puerto Rico (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pepita Garriga Elementary School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.02. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PR)
Overall School Rank
5%
36%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pepita Garriga Elementary School 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Hispanic
100%
100%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pepita Garriga Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PR.
Diversity Scoren/a0.02
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
79%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pepita Garriga Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pepita Garriga Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePuerto Rico Department Of Education School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, PR Dept. of Education

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