Admiral Arthur W Radford High School

  • Admiral Arthur W Radford High School serves 1,275 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Admiral Arthur W Radford High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Hawaii state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 88%.

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School Overview

  • Admiral Arthur W Radford High School's student population of 1,275 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,275 students
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Total Classroom Teachers77 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Admiral Arthur W Radford High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 288 schools in Hawaii (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Admiral Arthur W Radford High School is 0.81, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.79. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (HI)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#118 out of 288 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
23%
29%
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Hispanic
14%
14%
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Black
12%
2%
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White
30%
12%
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Hawaiian
10%
29%
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Two or more races
11%
14%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Admiral Arthur W Radford High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in HI.
Diversity Score0.810.79
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Graduation Rate
94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHawaii Department Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

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