Major Sheldon Wheeler Elementary School

1 Wheeler Army Airfield

Wahiawa, HI 96786-4198

Grades: PK-5

686 students

Major Sheldon Wheeler Elementary School serves 686 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the HI average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 86%.
Major Sheldon Wheeler Elementary School operates within the Hawaii Department Of Education School District.

Overview

The student population of 686 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 686 students
Gender % 40% Male / 60%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 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 14:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
33%
Hispanic
19%
8%
Black
9%
2%
White
51%
14%
Hawaiian
6%
33%
Two or more races
10%
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.
0.69 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.
25%
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.
18%
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 Leilehua High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Major Sheldon Wheeler Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kaala Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WahiawaMajor Sheldon Wheeler Middle School
    2 Wheeler Army Airfield
    WahiawaHI 96786
    (808)622-6525
    0.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 870 students                      
  • WahiawaKaala Elementary School
    130 California Ave
    WahiawaHI 96786
    (808)622-6366
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 442 students                      
  • WahiawaWahiawa Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    275 Rose St
    WahiawaHI 96786
    (808)622-6500
    1.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 800 students                      
  • WahiawaHale Kula Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    Waianae And Ayres Ave
    WahiawaHI 96786
    (808)622-6380
    1.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 986 students                      
  • WahiawaSergeant Samuel K Solomon Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    1 Schofield Barracks
    WahiawaHI 96786
    (808)624-9500
    1.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 973 students                      

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