Kealakehe Elementary School

745118 Kealakaa St,

Kailua-kona, HI, 96740-1520

Tel: (808)327-4308
Grades: PK-5

1,062 students

Kealakehe Elementary School serves 1,062 students in grades PK-5.
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%.
Kealakehe Elementary School operates within the Hawaii Department Of Education School District.

Overview

The student population of 1062 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 1,062 students
Kealakehe Elementary School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 20% Male / 80%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Kealakehe Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1988-2012)
Students by Grade Kealakehe Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 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
Kealakehe Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1988-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Kealakehe Elementary School American Indian (1989-2012)
Asian
14%
34%
Kealakehe Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
8%
6%
Kealakehe Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
2%
Kealakehe Elementary School Black (1988-2010)
White
13%
14%
Kealakehe Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Kealakehe Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Kealakehe Elementary 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.
0.55 0.68
Kealakehe Elementary 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.
56%
38%
Kealakehe Elementary 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%
Kealakehe Elementary 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.
School District Name Hawaii Department Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
286
290
Number of Students Managed 182,903 179,478
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $2,690 MM $2,690 MM
District Spending $2,319 MM $2,319 MM
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,987 $14,987
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,919 $12,919
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 Kealakehe High School (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Kealakehe Intermediate School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Innovations - Pcs Elementary School (2.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Kailua-kona Kealakehe Intermediate School
    745062 Onipaa St
    Kailua-kona , HI , 96740
    (808)327-4314
    0.2  mi  |  759  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Kailua-kona Kealakehe High School
    745000 Puohulihuli St
    Kailua-kona , HI , 96740
    (808)327-4300
    1.2  mi  |  1541  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Kailua-kona Innovations - Pcs Elementary School
    Charter School
    755815 Queen Kaahumanu Hwy
    Kailua-kona , HI , 96740
    (808)327-6205
    Charter School
    2.5  mi  |  187  students  |  Gr.  1-8
  • Holualoa Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Holualoa Elementary School
    765957 Mamalahoa Hwy
    Holualoa , HI , 96725
    (808)322-4800
    3.8  mi  |  516  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Kailua-kona Kahakai Elementary School
    76147 Royal Poinciana Dr
    Kailua-kona , HI , 96740
    (808)327-4313
    4.1  mi  |  623  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Hawaii County, 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 0.33, which is lower than the Hawaii average of 0.68. The most diverse school district in Hawaii County is Doe-terr Of American Samoa School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Hawaii or national school diversity statistics.