Puohala Elementary School

45233 Kulauli St

Kaneohe, HI 96744-2811

Grades: PK-6

255 students

Puohala Elementary School serves 255 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the HI average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 86%.
Puohala Elementary School operates within the Hawaii Department Of Education School District.

Overview

The student population of 255 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 255 students
Puohala Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 13% Male / 87%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Puohala Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Puohala Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (HI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Puohala Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
2%
n/a
Puohala Elementary School American Indian Students (2005-2012)
Asian
10%
33%
Puohala Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
9%
8%
Puohala Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
3%
14%
Puohala Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
63%
33%
Puohala Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
13%
9%
Puohala Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Puohala Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown HI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.57 0.35
Puohala Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
43%
40%
Puohala Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
14%
11%
Puohala Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 184,931 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,987 is less than the state average of $14,987. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,919 is less than the state average of $12,919. The district spending/student has grown by 34% over four years.
School District Name Hawaii Department Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
288
n/a
Number of Students Managed 184,931 184,760
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $2,690 MM $2,690 MM
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $2,319 MM $2,319 MM
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,987 $14,987
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,919 $12,919
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Castle High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ke Kula O Samuel M Kamakau - A Laboratory Pcs (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Reverend Benjamin Parker Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KaneoheCastle High School
    45386 Kaneohe Bay Dr
    KaneoheHI 96744
    (808)233-5600
    0.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1233 students                      
  • KaneoheReverend Benjamin Parker Elementary School
    45259 Waikalua Rd
    KaneoheHI 96744
    (808)233-5686
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 304 students                      
  • KaneoheKe Kula O Samuel M Kamakau - A Laboratory Pcs
    Charter School
    45037 Kaneohe Bay Dr
    KaneoheHI 96744
    (808)235-9175
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 153 students                      
  • KaneoheKapunahala Elementary School
    45828 Anoi Rd
    KaneoheHI 96744
    (808)233-5650
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 593 students                      
  • KaneoheKaneohe Elementary School
    45495 Kamehameha Hwy
    KaneoheHI 96744
    (808)233-5633
    1.1 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 641 students                      

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