Kauai High School

3577 Lala Rd

Lihue, HI 96766-9520

Grades: 9-12

1,216 students

Kauai High School serves 1,216 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 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 equal to the HI state average of 75%.

Overview

The student population of 1216 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,216 students
Gender % 33% Male / 67%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 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 18:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
45%
33%
Hispanic
3%
8%
White
16%
14%
Hawaiian
27%
33%
Two or more races
8%
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.
0.70 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.
26%
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.
10%
11%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 184,931 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 95% 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
Graduation Rate 75% 75%
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 Kawaikini Ncpcs (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kawaikini Ncpcs (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kawaikini Ncpcs (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LihueKawaikini Ncpcs
    Charter School
    3634 Lala Rd
    LihueHI 96766
    (808)346-3353
    Charter School

    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 115 students                      
  • LihueElsie H Wilcox Elementary School
    4319 Hardy St
    LihueHI 96766
    (808)274-3150
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 910 students                      
  • LihueChiefess Kamakahelei Middle School
    4431 Nuhou St
    LihueHI 96766
    (808)241-3200
    1.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 890 students                      
  • LihueKing Kaumualii Elementary School
    4381 Hanamaulu Rd
    LihueHI 96766
    (808)241-3150
    2.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 641 students                      
  • KoloaKoloa Elementary School
    3223 Poipu Rd
    KoloaHI 96756
    (808)742-8460
    8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 326 students                      

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