Kauai High School

3577 Lala Rd,

Lihue, HI, 96766-9520

Tel: (808)274-3160
Grades: 9-12

1,187 students

Kauai High School serves 1,187 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the HI average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 86%.
Kauai 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 1187 students has grown by 31% over five years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,187 students
Kauai High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 33% Male / 67%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
Kauai High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Kauai High School 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 0.65 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 17:1 14:1
Kauai High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
45%
34%
Kauai High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
3%
6%
Kauai High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
2%
Kauai High School Black (1991-2012)
White
16%
14%
Kauai High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Kauai High School Sch Ethnicity Kauai 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.
0.65 0.68
Kauai 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.
25%
38%
Kauai 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.
8%
11%
Kauai 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
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 75% n/a
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $2,690 MM n/a
District Spending $2,319 MM n/a
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 Kawaikini Ncpcs (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Kawaikini Ncpcs (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elsie H Wilcox Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lihue Kawaikini Ncpcs
    Charter School
    3634 Lala Rd
    Lihue , HI , 96766
    (808)346-3353
    Charter School
    0.1  mi  |  109  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Lihue Elsie H Wilcox Elementary School
    4319 Hardy St
    Lihue , HI , 96766
    (808)274-3150
    1.2  mi  |  940  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Lihue Chiefess Kamakahelei Middle School
    4431 Nuhou St
    Lihue , HI , 96766
    (808)241-3200
    1.9  mi  |  889  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Lihue King Kaumualii Elementary School
    4381 Hanamaulu Rd
    Lihue , HI , 96766
    (808)241-3150
    2.5  mi  |  623  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Koloa Koloa Elementary School
    3223 Poipu Rd
    Koloa , HI , 96756
    (808)742-8460
    8  mi  |  279  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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