Aikahi Elementary School

  • Aikahi Elementary School serves 458 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Aikahi Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than 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%.

Top Placements

Aikahi Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Hawaii for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Aikahi Elementary School's student population of 458 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students458 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Aikahi Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 288 schools in Hawaii (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Aikahi Elementary School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (HI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Aikahi Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Aikahi Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
8%
30%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Aikahi Elementary School and the percentage of Asian students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
11%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Aikahi Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Aikahi Elementary School and the percentage of Black students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
49%
13%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Aikahi Elementary School and the percentage of White students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
13%
30%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian Students in Aikahi Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian Students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
18%
12%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Aikahi Elementary School and the percentage of students of two or more races in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Aikahi Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in HI.
Diversity Score0.700.36
This chart display the diversity score of Aikahi Elementary School and the average diversity score of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Aikahi Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Aikahi Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHawaii Department Of Education School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, HI Dept. of Education

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