Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind

3440 Leahi Ave
Honolulu, HI 96815
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind serves 50 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Hawaii for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Hawaii state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Hawaii state average of 89% (majority Asian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 50 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 3:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50% in HI)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), HI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Hawaii for:

School Overview

Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind's student population of 50 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
50 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 292 schools in Hawaii (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.80. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (HI)
Overall Testing Rank
#252 out of 292 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind 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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
3:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
20%
26%
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Hispanic
2%
18%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
4%
11%
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Hawaiian
66%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
18%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in HI.
Diversity Score
0.52
This chart display the diversity score of Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind and the public school average diversity score of Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥50%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hawaii by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), HI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind's ranking?
Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind is ranked #252 out of 292 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Hawaii.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% HI state average), while ≤20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% HI state average).
What is the graduation rate of Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind?
The graduation rate of Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind is 50%, which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 86%.
How many students attend Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind?
50 students attend Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
66% of Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind students are Hawaiian, 20% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind?
Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind has a student ration of 3:1, which is lower than the Hawaii state average of 14:1.
What grades does Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind offer ?
Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-12
What school district is Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind part of?
Hawaii School For The Deaf And Blind is part of Hawaii Department Of Education School District.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Spring Break (Events)
March 18, 2024 (Monday)
Last Day for Students (Events)
May 30, 2024 (Thursday)
Last Day for Teachers (Events)
May 31, 2024 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 50 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 3:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), HI Dept. of Education

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