Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School

  • Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School serves 795 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 12% (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 22% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Hawaii state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 87%.

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School Overview

  • Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School's student population of 795 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students795 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.78. 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#284 out of 288 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/an/a
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
38%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
55%
30%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
13%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in HI.
Diversity Score0.560.78
This chart display the diversity score of Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Governor Sanford B Dole Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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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