Admiral Chester W Nimitz Elementary School

520 Main St
Honolulu, HI 96818
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Admiral Chester W Nimitz Elementary School serves 706 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Admiral Chester W Nimitz Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Hawaii state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Admiral Chester W Nimitz Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Hawaii for:

School Overview

Admiral Chester W Nimitz Elementary School's student population of 706 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students706 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Admiral Chester W Nimitz Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 289 schools in Hawaii (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Admiral Chester W Nimitz Elementary School is 0.69, which is less 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 Testing Rank
#46 out of 289 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
4%
29%
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Hispanic
20%
14%
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Black
13%
2%
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White
49%
12%
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Hawaiian
1%
29%
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Two or more races
13%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.690.79
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
19%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Admiral Chester W Nimitz Elementary School is Admiral Arthur W Radford High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Aliamanu Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mokulele Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Honolulu Mokulele Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 314 students
    0.3 miles
    250 Aupaka St
    Honolulu, HI 96818
    (808) 421-4180
    0.3 PK-6 314
  • Honolulu Pearl Harbor Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 582 students
    0.6 miles
    1 Moanalua Ridge
    Honolulu, HI 96818
    (808) 421-4130
    0.6 PK-6 582
  • Honolulu Pearl Harbor Kai Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 457 students
    0.7 miles
    1 C Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96818
    (808) 421-4245
    0.7 PK-6 457
  • Honolulu Aliamanu Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 592 students
    1.4 miles
    3265 Salt Lake Blvd
    Honolulu, HI 96818
    (808) 421-4280
    1.4 PK-6 592
  • Honolulu Aliamanu Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 714 students
    1.4 miles
    3271 Salt Lake Blvd
    Honolulu, HI 96818
    (808) 421-4100
    1.4 7-8 714

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