King Kamehameha Iii Elementary School

Grades: PK-5

804 students

King Kamehameha Iii Elementary School serves 804 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the HI average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 86%.
King Kamehameha Iii Elementary School operates within the Hawaii Department Of Education School District.

Overview

The student population of 804 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 804 students
Gender % 32% Male / 68%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.81 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 17:1 14:1
Asian
17%
33%
Hispanic
23%
8%
White
21%
14%
Hawaiian
20%
33%
Two or more races
19%
9%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.81 0.35
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%
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%

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
District Total Revenue $2,690 MM $2,690 MM
District Spending $2,319 MM $2,319 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,987 $14,987
District Spending / Student $12,919 $12,919
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 Lahainaluna High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lahaina Intermediate School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Princess Nahienaena Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LahainaPrincess Nahienaena Elementary School
    816 Niheu St
    LahainaHI 96761
    (808)662-4020
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 720 students                      
  • LahainaLahaina Intermediate School
    871 Lahainaluna Rd
    LahainaHI 96761
    (808)662-3965
    1.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 617 students                      
  • LahainaLahainaluna High School
    980 Lahainaluna Rd
    LahainaHI 96761
    (808)662-4000
    1.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1063 students                      
  • WailukuPuu Kukui Elementary School
    3700 Kehalani Mauka Parkway
    WailukuHI 96793
    (808)573-8760
    10.7 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • WailukuWailuku Elementary School
    355 South High St
    WailukuHI 96793
    (808)984-5622
    11.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 974 students                      

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