Hanalei Elementary School

5-5415 Kuhio Hwy
Hanalei, HI 96714
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
2.00 5 1 (1 review)
Hanalei Elementary School serves 286 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Hanalei 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 55-59% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Hawaii state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 88% (majority Asian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Hanalei Elementary School's student population of 286 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students286 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Hanalei Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Hanalei 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 Hanalei Elementary School is 0.65, 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
#42 out of 289 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
2%
29%
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Hispanic
11%
14%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
52%
12%
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Hawaiian
10%
29%
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Two or more races
25%
14%
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Diversity Score
0.650.79
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hanalei Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 and middle school to Hanalei Elementary School is Kanuikapono Learning Center (12.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kilauea Elementary School (6.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kilauea Kilauea Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 315 students
    6.1 miles
    2440 Kolo Rd
    Kilauea, HI 96754
    (808) 828-1212
    6.1 PK-6 315
  • Kapaa Alaka'i O Kaua'i Charter School Charter School

    10.7 miles
    2-4035 Kaumualii Hwy
    Kapaa, HI 96746
    (808) 635-5110
    10.7 n/a n/a
  • Anahola Kanuikapono Learning Center Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 194 students
    12.9 miles
    4333 Kukuihale Rd
    Anahola, HI 96703
    (808) 822-9032
    12.9 K-12 194
  • Kapaa Kapaa Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 586 students
    13.8 miles
    4867 Olohena Rd
    Kapaa, HI 96746
    (808) 821-4460
    13.8 6-8 586
  • Kapaa Kapaa Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 928 students
    14.3 miles
    4886 Kawaihau Rd
    Kapaa, HI 96746
    (808) 821-4424
    14.3 PK-5 928

School Reviews

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