Waimea Elementary School

Waimea Elementary School serves 592 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the HI average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 86%.
Waimea Elementary School operates within the Hawaii Department Of Education School District.

School Overview

The student population of 592 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 592 students
Waimea Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Waimea Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Waimea Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Waimea Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (HI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 17:1
Waimea Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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.
0.66 0.36
Waimea Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
60%
40%
Waimea Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
8%
10%
Waimea Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Hawaii Department Of Education School District's student population of 186,825 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,234 in this district is less than the state average of $14,234. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,295 is less than the state average of $12,295. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Hawaii Department Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
290
n/a
Number of Students Managed 186,825 n/a
Hawaii Department Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $2,565 MM $2,565 MM
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $2,216 MM $2,216 MM
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $14,234 $14,234
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $12,295 $12,295
Hawaii Department Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Kanu O Ka Aina - New Century Pcs (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Waimea Middle - Pccs (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kanu O Ka Aina - New Century Pcs (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KamuelaWaimea Middle - PccsCharter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 284 students
    0 miles
    671229 Mamalahoa Hwy
    KamuelaHI 96743
    (808)887-6090
    06-8284
  • KamuelaKanu O Ka Aina - New Century PcsCharter School
    Grades: KG-12 | 255 students
    0.4 miles
    651170 Opelo Rd
    KamuelaHI 96743
    (808)887-8144
    0.4KG-12255
  • WaikoloaWaikoloa Elementary And Middle School
    Grades: PK-8 | 810 students
    9 miles
    681730 Hooko St
    WaikoloaHI 96738
    (808)883-6808
    9PK-8810
  • HonokaaHonokaa Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 379 students
    14.2 miles
    45534 Pakalana St
    HonokaaHI 96727
    (808)775-8820
    14.2PK-6379
  • HonokaaHonokaa High & Intermediate School
    Grades: 7-12 | 676 students
    14.2 miles
    45527 Pakalana St
    HonokaaHI 96727
    (808)775-8800
    14.27-12676

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