Porfirio Cruz Garcia

Carr 568 Km 6 Hm 6 Bo Cuchilla
Corozal, PR 00783
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Porfirio Cruz Garcia serves 193 students in grades 9-12.
Porfirio Cruz Garcia 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower 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 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Porfirio Cruz Garcia places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

Porfirio Cruz Garcia's student population of 193 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students193 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Porfirio Cruz Garcia
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Porfirio Cruz Garcia by grade.

School Comparison

Porfirio Cruz Garcia is ranked within the bottom 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 Porfirio Cruz Garcia 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
#746 out of 1086 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Porfirio Cruz Garcia, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Porfirio Cruz Garcia 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Porfirio Cruz Garcia 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Porfirio Cruz Garcia 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
n/a
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Hispanic
100%
100%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Porfirio Cruz Garcia 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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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Porfirio Cruz Garcia. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PR.
Diversity Score
0.000.00
Graduation Rate
60-79%
79%
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Porfirio Cruz Garcia 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 Porfirio Cruz Garcia 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 Porfirio Cruz Garcia is Emilio R. Delgado (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dr. Jose Padin (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Abraham Lincoln (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Corozal Abraham Lincoln Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 341 students
    0.0 miles
    Calle Bou Final
    Corozal, PR 00783
    (787) 859-3007
    0 K-5 341
  • Corozal Dr. Jose Padin Math: 21% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 399 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr 565 Km 6 Bo Cuchillas
    Corozal, PR 00783
    (787) 859-0304
    0 K-8 399
  • Corozal Emilio R. Delgado Vocational School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 912 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr 159 Km 13
    Corozal, PR 00783
    (787) 859-2037
    0 9-12 912
  • Corozal Fidel Lopez Colon Math: 40% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 489 students
    0.0 miles
    Bo Pueblo
    Corozal, PR 00783
    (787) 859-4592
    0 K-5 489
  • Corozal Genaro Bou Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 210 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr 818 Interior Bo Cibuco
    Corozal, PR 00783
    (787) 859-1566
    0 K-5 210

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