Salt Lake Elementary School

1131 Ala Lilikoi St,

Honolulu, HI, 96818-2326

Tel: (808)831-7870
Grades: PK-6

858 students

Salt Lake Elementary School serves 858 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the HI average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 86%.
Salt Lake Elementary School operates within the Hawaii Department Of Education School District.

Overview

The student population of 858 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 858 students
Salt Lake Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 33% Male / 67%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Salt Lake Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Salt Lake Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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
Salt Lake Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
53%
34%
Salt Lake Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
4%
6%
Salt Lake Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
2%
Salt Lake Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
3%
14%
Salt Lake Elementary School White (1988-2012)
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.
0.57 0.68
Salt Lake Elementary 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.
39%
38%
Salt Lake Elementary 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.
11%
11%
Salt Lake Elementary 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.
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 (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $2,690 MM n/a
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $2,319 MM n/a
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Spending (1990-2009)
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 Moanalua High School (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Aliamanu Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aliamanu Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Honolulu Aliamanu Middle School
    3271 Salt Lake Blvd
    Honolulu , HI , 96818
    (808)421-4100
    0.5  mi  |  723  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Honolulu Aliamanu Elementary School
    3265 Salt Lake Blvd
    Honolulu , HI , 96818
    (808)421-4280
    0.5  mi  |  835  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Honolulu Moanalua High School
    2825 Ala Ilima St
    Honolulu , HI , 96819
    (808)837-8455
    0.8  mi  |  2010  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Honolulu Pearl Harbor Elementary School
    1 Moanalua Ridge
    Honolulu , HI , 96818
    (808)421-4130
    1.2  mi  |  748  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Honolulu Admiral Arthur W Radford High School
    4361 Salt Lake Blvd
    Honolulu , HI , 96818
    (808)421-4200
    1.2  mi  |  1309  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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