Moanalua High School

2825 Ala Ilima St,

Honolulu, HI, 96819-1702

Tel: (808)837-8455
Grades: 9-12

2,010 students

Moanalua High School serves 2,010 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the HI average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 86%.
Moanalua 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 2010 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 114 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,010 students
Moanalua High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 38% Male / 62%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 114 teachers
Moanalua High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Moanalua High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 18:1 14:1
Moanalua High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
54%
34%
Moanalua High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
3%
6%
Moanalua High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
5%
2%
Moanalua High School Black (1988-2012)
White
11%
14%
Moanalua High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Moanalua High School Sch Ethnicity Moanalua 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.
0.63 0.68
Moanalua 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.
15%
38%
Moanalua 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.
6%
11%
Moanalua 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
Graduation Rate 75%% n/a
District Total Revenue $2,690 MM n/a
District Spending $2,319 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $14,987 n/a
District Spending / Student $12,919 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 Admiral Arthur W Radford High School (2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Moanalua Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Moanalua Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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