Top 10 Best Arecibo Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 29 public schools serving 9,658 students in Arecibo, PR. Arecibo has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Puerto Rico.
The top ranked public schools in Arecibo, PR are Dr. Cayetano Coll Y Toste, Elba Lugo Carrion (especializada) and Francisco G. Pachin Marin. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Arecibo, PR public schools have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Puerto Rico public school average of 30%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Arecibo have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Puerto Rico public schools.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Puerto Rico public school average of 100% (majority Hispanic).

Best Arecibo, PR Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Dr. Cayetano Coll Y Toste
Math: 84% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Carr 638 Hm 5 Bo Miraflores
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 881-5429
Grades: K-8
| 490 students
Rank: #22.
Elba Lugo Carrion (especializada)
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Urb Villa Serena Calle Orquide
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 879-4825
Grades: K-6
| 345 students
Rank: #33.
Francisco G. Pachin Marin
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Urb Vista Azul Calle 17
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 878-2019
Grades: K-5
| 345 students
Rank: #44.
Julio Seijo
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Carr 129 Km 28 Hm 3 Bo Hato Ar
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 878-2062
Grades: PK-6
| 225 students
Rank: #55.
Elemental Nueva (factor V)
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1 Secc Animas Bo Factor
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 881-3090
Grades: K-5
| 398 students
Rank: #66.
Su Enrique De Jesus Borras
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
Carr 10 Km 78 Hm 9 Bo Hato Vie
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 878-7699
Grades: K-8
| 246 students
Rank: #77.
John W. Harris
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
Ave Constitucion Bo Cotto
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 878-1514
Grades: K-5
| 213 students
Rank: #88.
Luis Felipe Rodriguez Garcia
Math: 42% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Carr #483 Km 13 Hm 1 Bo Piedra
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 787-1240
Grades: K-8
| 581 students
Rank: #99.
Victor Rojas 1
Special Education School
Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Calle C Bda Victor Rojas I
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 880-3551
Grades: Inquire with school
| 71 students
Rank: #1010.
Abelardo Martinez Otero
Vocational School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Villa Los Santos Calle 14 Fina
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 879-2614
Grades: 9-12
| 464 students
Rank: #1111.
Cotto Anexo
Special Education School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Ave Constitucion Bo Cotto
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 878-8160
Grades: Inquire with school
| 22 students
Rank: #1212.
Angelica Gomez De Betancourt
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Carr 681 Hm 3 Bo Islote
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 878-1675
Grades: K-8
| 214 students
Rank: #1313.
Su Barrio Sabana Hoyos (nueva)
Math: 20% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Carr 639 Km 3 Hm 2 Bo. Sabana
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 815-9087
Grades: K-8
| 529 students
Rank: #1414.
Superior Vocacional (antonio Luchetti)
Vocational School
Math: 11% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
12 Bo Santana Sect Los Llanos
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 880-6696
Grades: 9-12
| 1,270 students
Rank: #1515.
Luis Munoz Marin
Math: 25% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Carr 53 Km 1 Hm 5 Sect Barranc
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 880-0757
Grades: K-8
| 317 students
Rank: #1616.
Su Eugenio Maria De Hostos
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Carr 682 Km 7 Hm 5 Bo Garrocha
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 881-3540
Grades: K-8
| 248 students
Rank: #1717.
Su Federico Degetau
Math: 15% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Carr 2 Km 68 Bo Santana
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 881-1524
Grades: PK-8
| 630 students
Rank: #1818.
Su Manuel Ruiz Gandia
Math: 15% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Carr 635 Km 2 Bo Dominguito
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 879-0851
Grades: K-8
| 492 students
Rank: #1919.
Dra. Maria Cadilla De Martinez
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
Carr 129 Sector Las Cunetas In
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 878-1068
Grades: 9-12
| 561 students
Rank: #2020.
Trina Padilla De Sanz
Math: 4% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Urb Villa Los Santos Carr 653
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 878-1365
Grades: 6-12
| 469 students
Ave San Luis Carr 129 Hm 507 B
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 878-2425
Grades: K-5
| 180 students
Arecibo Gardens Calle 5
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 878-1734
Grades: K-5
| 224 students
Easton
Parcelas Tiburon 2 Calle 3
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 846-4379
Grades: K-6
| 166 students
Carr 662 Sect Los Llanos Bo Sa
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 881-2882
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Carr 662 Sector Los Llanos Bo
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 879-3567
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Felix Rosario Rios
Carr 639 Km 4 Hm 1 Bo Sabana H
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 881-5310
Grades: K-8
| 317 students
Ave Constitucion Bo Cotto
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 878-2818
Grades: 6-8
| 152 students
Su Ramon E. Betances
Carr 657 Km 1 Hm 1 Bo Bajadero
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 881-2650
Grades: K-8
| 273 students
Victor Rojas 2
Calle A Hm 2 Bda Victor Rodrig
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 878-5969
Grades: K-5
| 216 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Arecibo, Puerto Rico

Arecibo, Puerto Rico Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Abra San Francisco Calle Marte
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 878-8367
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
Calle Antonio R Barcelo Hm 152
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 878-3300
Grades: Inquire with school
| 33 students
Calle 3 Bo Domingo Ruiz
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 816-1919
Grades: K-6
| 188 students
Carr 639 Km 2 Hm 7 Sect Candel
Arecibo, PR 00613
(787) 881-6985
Grades: K-6
| 116 students
Carr 651 Km 1 Hm 2 Sect Los Ca
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 879-1558
Grades: K-6
| 82 students
Carr 681 Sect Piquinas Bo Islo
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 880-7488
Grades: K-9
| 203 students
Ave Jose De Diego 300
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 878-3034
Grades: K-6
| 92 students
Carr 657 Km 1 Hm 5 Bo Arena Le
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 881-6264
Grades: K-6
| 140 students
Urb University Gardens Calle 8
Arecibo, PR 00614
(787) 878-0645
Grades: K-6
| 133 students
Carr 635 Int 626 Bo Esperanza
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 880-2444
Grades: K-9
| 187 students
Carr 10 Km 70 Hm 1 Bo Rio Arri
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 880-6003
Grades: PK-9
| 96 students
Ave Jose De Diego Bo Pueblo
Arecibo, PR 00612
(787) 878-3332
Grades: 7-9
| 269 students

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