Admiral Chester W Nimitz Elementary School

  • Admiral Chester W Nimitz Elementary School serves 700 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 64% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Hawaii state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • Admiral Chester W Nimitz Elementary School's student population of 700 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students700 students
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers

School Comparison

  • Admiral Chester W Nimitz Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Admiral Chester W Nimitz Elementary School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (HI)
Overall School Rank#31 out of 288 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
42%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Asian
6%
29%
Hispanic
20%
13%
Black
13%
2%
White
49%
13%
Hawaiian
1%
30%
Two or more races
11%
13%
Diversity Score0.690.37
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
38%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHawaii Department of Education School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

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