Urb Bayamon Gardens Calle 19
Bayamon, PR 00956
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rafael Hernandez serves 242 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher 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 55-59% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Puerto Rico state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

Rafael Hernandez's student population of 242 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
242 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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The diversity score of Rafael Hernandez 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
60-64%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
55-59%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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n/a
Hispanic
100%
100%
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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
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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 Rafael Hernandez 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%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 242 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00 (Top 10% in PR)

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