Olomana School

42522 Kalanianaole Hwy,

Kailua, HI, 96734-4302

Tel: (808)266-7866
Grades: 7-12

102 students

Olomana School serves 102 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the HI average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 86%.
Olomana 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 102 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 102 students
Olomana School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 19% Male / 81%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Olomana School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Olomana School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 has decreased from 3:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 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 3:1 14:1
Olomana School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
34%
Olomana School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
14%
6%
Olomana School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
2%
Olomana School Black (1988-2012)
White
8%
14%
Olomana School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Olomana School Sch Ethnicity Olomana 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.
0.47 0.68
Olomana 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.
48%
38%
Olomana 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.
3%
11%
Olomana School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 182,903 students has grown by 34475% 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
Graduation Rate 75%% n/a
District Total Revenue $2,690 MM n/a
District Spending $2,319 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $5,084,609 n/a
District Spending / Student $4,383,121 n/a
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 Kailua High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Kailua Intermediate School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maunawili Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Kailua Maunawili Elementary School
    1465 Ulupii St
    Kailua , HI , 96734
    (808)266-7822
    0.1  mi  |  382  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Kailua Kailua High School
    451 Ulumanu Dr
    Kailua , HI , 96734
    (808)266-7900
    0.4  mi  |  853  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Kailua Kaelepulu Elementary School
    530 Keolu Dr
    Kailua , HI , 96734
    (808)266-7811
    0.7  mi  |  182  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Kailua Keolu Elementary School
    1416 Keolu Dr
    Kailua , HI , 96734
    (808)266-7818
    1.2  mi  |  158  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Kailua Kailua Elementary School
    315 Kuulei Rd
    Kailua , HI , 96734
    (808)266-7878
    1.4  mi  |  357  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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