Virginia Vazquez Mendoza Elementary School

Urb La Plata 11 Calle Jade
Cayey, PR 00737
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Virginia Vazquez Mendoza Elementary School serves 207 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Puerto Rico state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Virginia Vazquez Mendoza Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Puerto Rico for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Puerto Rico state level of 13:1.

School Overview

  • Virginia Vazquez Mendoza Elementary School's student population of 207 students has declined by 29% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students207 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Virginia Vazquez Mendoza Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Virginia Vazquez Mendoza Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Virginia Vazquez Mendoza 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#535 out of 1,307 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Virginia Vazquez Mendoza Elementary School 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia Vazquez Mendoza 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 Ratio11:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Virginia Vazquez Mendoza Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
100%
100%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Virginia Vazquez Mendoza Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Puerto Rico by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Virginia Vazquez Mendoza 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
80%
79%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia Vazquez Mendoza 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 Virginia Vazquez Mendoza 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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