Sotero Figueroa

Ave Palma Real Y Fordham
San Juan, PR 00928
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Sotero Figueroa serves 322 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (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 79% (which is higher than the Puerto Rico state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Sotero Figueroa placed in the top 30% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Puerto Rico state average of 100% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Sotero Figueroa places among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

Sotero Figueroa's student population of 322 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students322 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Sotero Figueroa is ranked within the top 30% 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 Sotero Figueroa is 0.04, which is more than 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
#295 out of 1086 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
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Hispanic
98%
100%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sotero Figueroa 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
1%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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Diversity Score
0.040.00
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
83%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sotero Figueroa 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 Sotero Figueroa is Juan Jose Osuna (espsecializada) (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Evaristo Rivera Chevremont (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ana Roque De Duprey (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Juan Ana Roque De Duprey
    Grades: K-5 | 135 students
    0.0 miles
    Carr 21 Km 3 Hm 4 Bo Monacillo
    San Juan, PR 00928
    (787) 782-7002
    0.0 K-5 135
  • San Juan Dr. Antonio S. Pedreira (especializada)
    Grades: K-5 | 291 students
    0.0 miles
    Calle Angel Esq Andorra Urb Pu
    San Juan, PR 00928
    (787) 782-1030
    0.0 K-5 291
  • San Juan Eleonor Roosevelt
    Grades: K-5 | 253 students
    0.0 miles
    Calle Antilinnin Urb Roosevelt
    San Juan, PR 00928
    (787) 763-4518
    0.0 K-5 253
  • San Juan Emilio Del Toro Cuevas
    Grades: K-5 | 131 students
    0.0 miles
    Calle Chile #1esq Quisquella H
    San Juan, PR 00928
    (787) 753-0384
    0.0 K-5 131
  • San Juan Evaristo Rivera Chevremont
    Grades: K-8 | 350 students
    0.0 miles
    Calle 58 Esq 17 Res Vista Herm
    San Juan, PR 00928
    (787) 792-0255
    0.0 K-8 350

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