Kailua High School

451 Ulumanu Dr,

Kailua, HI, 96734-4328

Tel: (808)266-7900
Grades: 9-12

853 students

Kailua High School serves 853 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the HI average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 86%.
Kailua High School operates within the Hawaii Department Of Education School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is higher than the HI state average of n/a.

Overview

The student population of 853 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 853 students
Kailua High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 21% Male / 79%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Kailua High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Kailua High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (HI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Kailua High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
19%
34%
Kailua High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
2%
6%
Kailua High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
2%
Kailua High School Black (1988-2012)
White
13%
14%
Kailua High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Kailua High School Sch Ethnicity Kailua High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.52 0.68
Kailua High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
40%
38%
Kailua High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
12%
11%
Kailua High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 182,903 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Hawaii Department Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
286
n/a
Number of Students Managed 182,903 n/a
Graduation Rate 75% n/a
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $2,690 MM n/a
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $2,319 MM n/a
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,987 n/a
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,919 n/a
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Olomana School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Kailua Intermediate School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kaelepulu Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Kailua Olomana School
    Alternative School
    42522 Kalanianaole Hwy
    Kailua , HI , 96734
    (808)266-7866
    Alternative School
    0.4  mi  |  102  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Kailua Kaelepulu Elementary School
    530 Keolu Dr
    Kailua , HI , 96734
    (808)266-7811
    0.5  mi  |  182  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Kailua Maunawili Elementary School
    1465 Ulupii St
    Kailua , HI , 96734
    (808)266-7822
    0.5  mi  |  382  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Kailua Kailua Elementary School
    315 Kuulei Rd
    Kailua , HI , 96734
    (808)266-7878
    0.9  mi  |  357  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Kailua Enchanted Lake Elementary School
    770 Keolu Dr
    Kailua , HI , 96734
    (808)266-7800
    1.1  mi  |  476  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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Kailua, HI public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.70, which is higher than the Hawaii average of 0.55. The most diverse school in Kailua is Kaelepulu Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Hawaii or national school diversity statistics.